Poll

Using Platelet-Rich Plasma

For which of the following injuries has your horse been treated with platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy?

Tendon/ligament Injury
16%
50
Joint pain
3%
9
Wounds
6%
20
I have had no experience with PRP
75%
235

Total votes cast: 314

Comments & Write-in Answers

gelding with bowed tendon two injections with PRP, totally healed within three months

5/8/2011 11:06:03 PM

Coffin bone infection - post-surgery to help with clotting.

5/8/2011 6:25:47 PM

With max restraint possible under quite a few professionals, my horse still hated this procedure.

5/8/2011 4:08:18 PM

Saved my horse's life after a 90% hind DDFT rupture!

5/5/2011 11:20:56 PM

I use homeopathic and holistic medicine to treat my horses. It works better and is much less expensi

5/5/2011 6:30:08 PM

worked great! Time is a great healer too.

5/5/2011 5:07:37 PM

eye injury

5/5/2011 3:45:50 PM

Both low-low bow on DDFT and Joint pain. Excellent resuts

5/5/2011 2:13:38 PM

...but would defintiely give it a try if necessary &/or available

5/4/2011 6:37:36 PM

combined it with shock wave therapy for bowed tendon, worked great

5/4/2011 4:44:05 PM

My horse was sedated to the max without putting him under, had a lip & shoulder twitch, stud chain,

5/4/2011 3:56:14 PM

great results

5/4/2011 3:00:01 PM

Dancer tore her near side tendon front leg. I considered it, but have opted for Acuscope treatment

5/4/2011 7:16:24 AM

my horse got a bacterial infection in his eye

5/4/2011 7:09:21 AM

ouchy !

5/3/2011 11:26:36 PM

treated for proximal suspensary desmitis

5/3/2011 10:59:51 PM

no experience, no need

5/3/2011 8:34:46 PM

R & L hind suspensory, so far very good results on my 20 year old trail gelding

5/3/2011 8:16:54 PM

Suspensory with 100% healing

5/3/2011 7:32:34 PM

too much money

5/3/2011 7:32:21 PM

No experience with PRP.

5/3/2011 6:22:31 PM

eye injury

5/3/2011 4:26:11 PM

I had a mare treated with this 5 years ago when it was not a well known therapy. It worked

5/3/2011 4:21:04 PM

followed up by stem cell ,unbelivable result so far

5/3/2011 4:19:54 PM

high suspensory tear, COMPLETE and do mean complete recovery!

5/3/2011 3:56:52 PM

retired broodmare

5/3/2011 3:40:31 PM

LG QTR crk coronet, not healin, applied PRP... let the healing begin!!!!! awesome!

5/3/2011 10:48:34 AM

Worked great and was not as expensive as I thought it would be. Vet did stall side.

5/3/2011 10:36:49 AM

Excellent ! Combine it with versatron shockwave for the best results ever!!!

5/3/2011 10:17:29 AM