Ingredients

Licks Pill Free All Natural Ingredients

Licks® Pill Free Ingredients

Anchovy Oil

Provides important nutrients for proper immune function, aiding any condition involving inflammation and the reign of free radicals, including allergies of the skin, respiratory system, within joint, and the digestive tract

Amylase

An enzyme that initiates the chemical process of digestion by breaking down starch chains into smaller sugar molecules

Ashwagandha Root

Balances the adrenal glands and lowers cortisol levels to decrease blood pressure

Promotes mood stabilization while reducing anxiety and irritability

B1 Thiamine

Metabolizes fats to convert food into fuel

Resolves loss of appetite and improves reflexes, nerve control, and strength

B6 Pyridoxine

Forms antibodies that bolster the immune system to prevent anemia and fight bacteria

B12

Supports the adrenal glands for a healthy nervous system

B-Complex

Helps convert food into fuel, allowing for a stable supply of energy

Comprised of the eight B vitamins – B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B7, B9, B12 – all essential nutrients

Beeswax

Emulsifies and lubricates hairballs to aid their passage through the digestive tract

Biotin (Vitamin B7)

Converts carbohydrates, fat, and proteins into energy

Supports healthy coat and nails; recommended for cats with allergies and itchy skin

Bromelain

A protein digesting enzyme which is also an anti-inflammatory agent.

Excellent for aging or arthritic dogs.

Calcium

Maintains healthy bones and teeth, which contain 99% of all calcium in the body

Cellulase

Breaks down cellulose molecules into simpler sugars so they can pass through cell walls into cytoplasm

Lowers cholesterol and blood sugar levels

Chamomile

Possesses anxiolytic (anti-anxiety) properties that treat stress and insomnia

Choline

Detoxifies pathways of the liver making acetylcholine and dopamine, nerve chemicals essential for normal brain function

Cod Liver Oil

Greases the digestive system to make hairball passage easier

Coenzyme Q10

An antioxidant that creates the enzymes which cells use to create carrier proteins that help the body produce energy

Can correct age-related decline in the immune system, and increase energy and exercise tolerance in older animals

Copper

Helps form collagen, bone, and connective tissue, absorb iron, and develop red blood cells

Cranberry Extract

Combats infection-causing bacteria from invading the urinary tract with polyphenol antioxidants

Curcumin

Reduces inflammation to prevent tumor formation, joint pain, and obesity

D-Mannose

Binds to sites where bacteria are attached in the urinary tract, dislodging and eliminating them from the body without killing good bacteria in the process

Eleuthero Root

An adaptogenic herb that enhances the body’s ability to cope with stress in new environments, while maintaining steady energy levels

Believed to enhance the effectiveness of Ashwagandha Root

Flax Seed Oil

Naturally lubricates and coats the stomach to make hairballs pass more easily

Folic Acid (Vitamin B9)

Elevates blood oxygen levels, produces oxygen, and synthesizes DNA

Assists in the metabolism of fat, and promotion of proper growth and development

Glucosamine

Naturally occurring compound composed of a sugar and an amino acid that is involved with the production of joint lubricants

Protects feline bladder’s inner lining by replicating the mucus layer

Green Lipped Mussel

A natural anti-inflammatory for pain reduction that is a rich source of omega fatty acids and minerals

Hemicellulase

An enzyme that removes the internal fermentation process many dogs use to break down the modern diet

Inositol

An anti-inflammatory agent used to treat chronic skin disorders

Inulin

Feeds the healthy bacteria in the intestines by acting as a prebiotic

Iron

Strengthens bones, helps blood carry oxygen, and prevents anemia

Lactase

An enzyme that hydrolyzes milk sugar into its component parts and assists in the digestion of dairy products

Lipase

Breaks down dietary triglycerides into fatty acids once transported through pancreatic duct into the duodenum

L-Lysine

An essential amino acid that serves as a building block for proteins to promote muscle growth and tissue repair.

Helps the body absorb calcium and produce hormones, enzymes, and disease-fighting antibodies

L-Carnitine

Metabolizes fatty acids into energy, while maintaining the lean muscle mass which helps reduce overall body fat

L-Theanine

Lowers blood pressure and boosts cognitive function by minimizing interference from outside stimuli to calm pets down without causing drowsiness

Magnesium

Necessary for cellular metabolism, the absorption of calcium, vitamins C, E, and B complex, and energy production

Required for the production of enzymes and helping the body to rid itself of lead that has accumulated in bones and tissue due to environmental contamination

Maltodextrin

Facilitates the fast delivery and uptake by muscle tissue of vital nutrients

Improves effectiveness of amino acids in aiding muscle glycogen replacement after exercise

Manganese

Ensures the proper use of proteins and carbohydrates by the body, as well as enzymes responsible for the production of energy and fatty acid creation

Menhaden Wild Caught USA Fish Oil

An excellent source of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids; containing approximately 35% total omega-3 fatty acids with a balanced concentration of EPA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid) and DHA (Docosahexaenoic Acid) to achieve optimum health benefits.  It is a natural, non-hydrogenated and structurally unaltered fish oil.

Niacin

Breaks down sugars and fats into energy

Omega 3s

Provides important nutrients for proper immune function, aiding any condition involving inflammation and the reign of free radicals, including allergies of the skin, respiratory system, within joint, and the digestive tract

Pectinase

An enzyme that aids in the digestive process in animals, allowing them to better access nutrients and minerals

Protease

Breaks down proteins during digestion into smaller chains called peptides so they can more easily enter cells

Psyllium Powder

Forms a gel by absorbing excess water in the colon, which lubricates and firms the stool making it easier to expel

Pyridoxine

Creates proteins, hormones, and neurotransmitters

Helps with surgery recovery

Sardine Oil

Provides important nutrients for proper immune function, aiding any condition involving inflammation and the reign of free radicals, including allergies of the skin, respiratory system, within joint, and the digestive tract

Sorbitol

Has an expulsion effect helping food and hair pass more quickly through the digestive tract

Sunflower Lecithin

Decreases risk of liver degeneration

Supports skin, hair, and nervous system

Taurine

An essential amino acid required for felines, yet not naturally produced by felines

Has many fundamental biological roles such as conjugation of bile acids, antioxidation, osmoregulation, membrane stabilization, and modulation  of calcium signaling

Tryptophan

Directly linked to improving serotonin levels in cats and dogs

Serotonin alleviates aggression, hyperactivity, hypersensitivity, and restless sleep

Vitamin A

Regulates cellular growth and differentiation to maintain the integrity of epithelial tissues

Vitamin C

Improves immune function by enhancing white blood cell function and activity

Increases blood levels of interferon and antibodies

Vitamin D3

Strengthens bones, teeth, muscles, and heart

Is necessary for proper thyroid function and blood clotting

Vitamin E

Protects against free radicals and cell mutation to hydrate and moisturize pets’ skin and coats

Xylanase

An enzyme that helps to reduce gas or intestinal discomfort from eating difficult to digest plant foods