FBC Bloodfood

An aid in the treatment and prevention of anaemia in all horses where iron and B-Vitamin co-factors would be beneficial.

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FBC BLOODFOOD is a complete ‘blood-building package’ to optimise blood counts and contains 4 major nutrient components for blood building:

  • Iron
  • Trace minerals
  • B-complex vitamins
  • Amino acids

It provides a highly concentrated source of elemental iron (98%) and is available in individually packed sachets of palatable sugar-coated granules.


  • Horses recovering from sickness, injury, bleeding, surgery or anaemia
  • Horses suffering heavy parasitism
  • Performance horses starting training or coming back into work
  • Breeding horses and lactating mares who have extra iron demands placed on their body


  • Highly concentrated source of elemental iron – FBC BLOODFOOD contains 98% iron carbonyl, the most concentrated form of iron; micronized for maximum availability.
  • Contains other essential components – Added copper, cobalt and amino acids are all required for blood production and creation of proteins contained in red blood cells and haemoglobin.
  • Safe alternative to injectables – FBC BLOODFOOD contains high levels of vitamin B12 and folic acid to stimulate the bone marrow to produce red blood cells; and eliminates the need for B12 and folic acid injections.
  • Accurate dose and excellent palatability.

Additional information

Packet Size

30 Pack, 30g


Contains per 30 g sachet:

  • Vitamins
    • Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) 15 mg
    • Vitamin B2 (Riboflavine) 25 mg
    • Vitamin B3 (Nicotinamide) 300 mg
    • Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) 15 mg
    • Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin) 500 µg
    • Folic Acid 7.5 mg
  • Minerals
    • Iron (as iron carbonyl and ferric pyrophosphate) 230 mg
    • Copper 18 mg
    • Carbonate Cobaltous Sulfate Heptahydrate Cobalt 1 mg
  • Amino Acids    
    • Glycine 15 mg
    • Lysine 15 mg
    • Methionine 15 mg



To be given at key training times at the following doses or as directed by a veterinary surgeon:

  • Horses (450 – 500 kg)Racing, hard work, lactating mares
  • 20-day Course
    • Initial dose: 2 sachets daily for 10 days
    • Follow up: 1 sachet daily for 10 days
    • Maintenance dose: 1 sachet every alternate day, or as required
    • Pre-race drench: 2 sachets daily in feed for 3 days prior to racing or in pre-race drench
  • Ponies (225 – 250 kg)1 sachet every alternate day for 3 weeks, then as required
  • Light Work, Pregnant Mares, Stallions at Stud
    • Initial dose: 1 sachet daily for 10 days
    • Maintenance dose: 1 sachet every alternate day for 10 days, or as required