Stomach ulcers are less common in cats than in dogs.
And, cats naturally hide medical symptoms more than dogs.
As a result, many cat stomach ulcer symptoms are not noticed until the cat’s condition becomes severe.
Accidental poisoning is a leading cause of cat stomach ulcers.
Accidental poisoning can be caused by plant intoxication from sources like mushrooms, sago palm, or castor beans.
Heavy metals, chemical poisoning, pesticides and rodenticide toxicity might also cause accidental poisoning and gastric ulcers.
Other causes of cat stomach ulcers are:
- Adverse drug reaction
- Bacterial, fungal or viral infections
- Gastrointestinal obstructions
- Intestinal parasites
- Liver Failure
- Renal failure
- Severe trauma
- Stomach hyperacidity
- Sustained strenuous exercise
Stomach Happy Formula: Western Medicine Applications
Luckily, Eastern medicine offers a natural, herbal remedy for cat stomach ulcers.
Stomach Happy helps cats with the following Western diagnoses:
- Stomach ulcers
- Vomiting blood
- Black, tarry stools
Stomach Happy Formula: Eastern Medicine Applications
Eastern medicine treats a disease’s root cause(s) rather than symptoms.
Accordingly, TCVM (Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine) vets use a different evaluation process than Western veterinarians.
TCVM vets look for signs of imbalance.
According to ancient Chinese texts, the key to treating gastric ulcers is to nourish Stomach Yin.
Stomach Happy is formulated for mild gastric ulcers. Another formula, Jade Lady, is designed for more serious lesions.
The Traditional Chinese Medicine indications for Stomach Happy are mild to moderate gastric ulcers caused by stress.
The cause of “stress” may be due to training, racing, drugs, emotion, etc.
Stomach Happy also prevents such ulcers.
How Stomach Happy Treats Cat Stomach Ulcers
Stomach Happy is a TCVM blend of 9 different Eastern herbs.
The herbs perform synergistically, balancing systems and meridians in the body.
Stomach happy addresses the underlying causes of your cat’s illness or disease.
The underlying cause of a disease is an imbalance somewhere in the body.
Stomach Happy alleviates your cat’s imbalances while soothes the painful symptoms stomach ulcers.
According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, Stomach Happy heals by:
- Nourishing Yin
- Moving Qi
- Relieving Pain
What Are the Ingredients in Stomach Happy?
Stomach Happy’s main ingredients and functions are:
- Bai Shao Yao (Paeonia) Nourishes Liver Yin and Blood
- Cang Zhu (Atractylodes) dries up Dampness and transforms phlegm
- Chai Hu (Bupleurum) soothes Liver Qi
- Shen Pi (Citrus) moves Qi and relieves pain
- Dang Gui (Angelica) nourishes and activates Blood
- Gan Cao (Glycyrrhiza) harmonizes
- Gua Lou (Trichosanthes) promotes body fluid and transforms phlegm
- Pu Gong Ying (Taraxacum) clears Heat
- Zhi Shi (Aurantium) moves Qi and relieves pain
Dr. Huisheng Xie, founder of the Chi Institute in Reddick, FL, created Stomach Happy specifically for animals.
Dr. Xie created the Stomach Happy formula from information found in the Ancient Chinese text Xiao Yo San with Er Chen Tang. Er-Chen-Tang from Tai Ping Hui Min He Ji Ju Fang (Imperial Grace Formulary of the Tai Ping Era) written by Chen Shi-Wen et al in 1080.
Stomach Happy works best when combined with plenty of water, Eastern Food Therapy, and moderate exercise.
Note: Information on this site is provided for educational purposes only and is not meant to substitute the advice provided by your own veterinarian.