09 July 2011

Dimethyl sulfoxide(DMSO) The liquid supplements for equine joint health

          Dimethyl sulfoxide (or DMSO) is an organosulfur compound or sulfur-containing organic compound. DMSO can be found in vegetables, fruits and grains. It was first synthesized in 1866 by Alexander Zaytsev, Russian scientist. This equine joint supplement is
quickly active. Because, DMSO is a colorless liquid and it can penetrate the animal’s skin very readily and quickly. 
          It significantly reduces the quantity and traps free radicals within the animal’s organism. These free radicals are found if the tissue is damaged or deteriorating. In turn,these free radicals are harm other tissues and make injuries worse. In addition, DMSO has anti-inflammatories in order to curtail the swelling of joint and ligaments.

          There are some warnings to consider. First, it dangerous when it is mixed with other substances or dangerous substances is introduced to your body because of the skin penetrating properties. Therefore, you should wear thick rubber gloves when using DMSO on your equine. Secondly, your equine may be skin irritation because dry and flaky skin in the treated area. Third, DMSO can react with some plastics. So, you should be stored in the container provided by the manufacturer or glass. It is good for horse joint supplement.