Treatment Combo

What treatments have you/your vet combined with platelet-rich plasma for healing your horse's injury? (Select all that apply)

Shock wave
Stem cell
None, we've used it by itself
None, we haven't used it
Other (please explain)

Total votes cast: 170

Comments & Write-in Answers

draw blood, spin it, use horse's own plasma with injury specific meds, esp. eyes.

5/23/2011 2:31:25 PM

The horse was a 23 yr old retired TB with a bowed tedon.

5/22/2011 1:00:39 PM

only stem cell

5/21/2011 6:31:56 AM

Used neutraceuticals throughout rehab including RapidResponse, SmartPak Repair, B-L & Omega3

5/20/2011 12:45:44 PM

However, I would if I had to.

5/20/2011 4:28:12 AM

This was the best treatment and healed torn shoulder ligament in record time. Worth every penny.

5/19/2011 10:07:23 PM

Legend injections

5/19/2011 5:12:46 PM

Have not an injury which needed this - hopeful will not have one either.

5/18/2011 3:13:15 PM

never heard of it

5/18/2011 12:14:42 PM

PRP, rest, nsaids, controled return to work

5/18/2011 12:05:23 PM

stall rest, hand walk, bandaging, swimming,

5/18/2011 9:57:46 AM

I am a veterinarian and have never used it due to the expense being out of reach of my clients.

5/18/2011 9:13:34 AM

very useful

5/18/2011 1:30:15 AM

Stall rest followed by controlled return to work.

5/17/2011 10:56:18 PM

IRAP II Therapy along with Shock Wave Therapy

5/17/2011 9:17:50 PM

Tendon specific nutraceutical

5/17/2011 11:01:53 AM

Good combination with shock wave for difficult tendon problems

5/17/2011 9:32:39 AM

I haven't had a need for it thus far. Would consider it, though.

5/17/2011 8:50:11 AM

We have used IRAP to treat a shoulder injury from a trailer accident. It worked, he is sound.

5/17/2011 8:15:41 AM