Swelldown is a fast-acting preparation containing active ingredients which aid in producing a soothing, cooling reduction of inflammation and swelling.
When an injury occurs to an animal heat is generated at the damaged site. The unique mixture in Swelldown of clay and other ingredients has a cooling effect on the injury site.
Often when such injury occurs a wound is present. Swelldown is medicated to help clear up these injuries and because it does not contain lead is safe to use on broken skin and open wounds.
Swelldown is extremely safe to use and can be used up to the day before racing.
This non-irritating and non-toxic poultice is easily removed by washing.
LEGS - Cleanse area thoroughly. To assist as a preventative after racing, competition or heavy exercise, coat the targeted area with Swelldown poultice. To relieve soreness and swelling, and for maximum results, cover area to be treated with a liberal amount of Swelldown poultice and cover with moist paper (preferably brown paper) then wrap with plastic and hold in place with a quilt or sheet cotton and a standing bandage. Leave in place for 12 to 24 hours then wash off with water. May be used daily.
FEET - To draw out stone bruises and for general hoof soreness, pack bottom of hoof with Swelldown poultice and hold in place with moist paper (preferably brown paper) or hoof boots.
Available in 2.25kg, 10.4kg and 20.8kg
Aluminium Silicate, Montmorillonites, Sodium Bicarbonate, Glycerine, Magnesium Sulphate (Epsom Salts), Potassium Aluminium Sulphate (Alum), Methyl Salicylate, Oil of Peppermint, Oil of Eucalyptus.