I am a fan of Vitamin C in dogs. After stimulation of the distal sodium-potassium exchange mechanism with deoxycorticosterone acetate clearance experiments revealed ascorbic acid-to-creatinine clearance ratios as high as 154. Solid line DHA alone broken line in the presence of 10 μmoll CB.
And people I take 2 grams once a day. People often think that since dogs are able to make vitamin C they dont need vitamin C supplements. Intracellular AA was measured after 20-min incubation with DHA.
Vitamin C or ascorbic acid is produced in the livers of cats and dogs. Download Citation Plasma ascorbic acid concentrations in healthy dogs Using a highly sensitive and selective analytical method and careful stability control plasma concentrations of ascorbic. Determined by the method of Farmer and Abt the ascorbic acid content of the blood of normal dogs 2 months to 6 years old was in mg.
The results of this study suggest that the high dose of AA which reaches the therapeutic dose for cancer and supports the safety of high-dose IV AA in dogs. Simply supplementing ascorbic acid is not the same as supplying vitamin C.