Consumer information for Backmotion™ 300 mg and Backmotion™ 1200 mg
Appearance and contents of the tablets
Backmotion is available in:
300 mg (round tablets), primarily used for cats and guinea pigs
1200 mg (oval tablets), primarily used for dogs
The tablets are beige/sand coloured and have a break line in order to easily split the tablet in half. If necessary
the tablets can be split in smaller parts with a small knife or pill splitter.
Chinese herbs (name in Latin / Pin Yin): Albizziae cortex/ HE HUAN PI, Calami rhizoma/ SHI CHANG PU, Foeniculi fructus/ XIAO HUI XANG,
Isatidis radix/ BAN LAN GEN, Lablab semen album/ BAI BIAN DOU, Linderae radix/ WU YAO, Loti semen/
LIAN ZI, Myrrha/ MO YAO, Oryzae germinatus fructus/ DAO YA, Platycladi semen/ BAI ZI REN and
Scrophulariae radix/ XUAN SHEN.
The herbal formula can be given for a prolonged period of time to a dog, cat, guinea pig, gerbil, hamster or
other small pets. It is suitable for animals of all ages, including pups and kittens and when the animal is
pregnant or weaning. Do not use in case of diarrhoea.
Administering the tablets
The tablets can be administered as follows:
place the tablet as far back on the tongue as possible and let the dog swallow.
hide the tablet in a bit of cheese, meat or something else the animal likes. You can mix it with a small a
mount of food, but make sure everything is eaten!
dissolve the tablet in a bit of water and administer with a syringe
crush the tablet and mix it with a pasty substance. For your cat, roll it into a small ball and put it on the
cat’s paw, the cat will lick it of
This formula has no known side effects with either short or long term. Your pet can start drinking more, this is a
normal effect, enabling an easier passage of crystals. Your pet will not get a skin problem, start itching etc.
from this herbal formula.
Interactions with other herbal formulas from Petherbs or with veterinary medication are not known and therefore this
herbal formula can be administered simultaneously with all other Petherbs products, of course in the prescribed dosages.
This herbal formula may also be used together with veterinary medication or special diet food. If so desired you can cut
back on the veterinary medication or diet food after 1-2 weeks. A successful method is: give both for the first week,
second week divide the veterinary medication or diet food in halve, in the third week divide the veterinary medication
or diet food in halve again or stop giving it.
This means your animal has ingested more than the prescribed dosage. A severe overdose (e.g. 10x the normal dosage)
may cause diarrhoea. If this does not stop after a few days, contact Petherbs or your vet.
Store in the original packaging at room temperature (under 25°C) in a dry place, i.e. not in the bathroom.
When properly stored, the tablets can be used until the expiry date on the packaging. Do not use after the expiry date.
For example: exp. 06.2008 means that the tablets should not be used after June 2008. This herbal formula’s expiry date
is at least 3 years from the production date.
Dosage, preventive/ maintenance dose
This herbal formula may be given long term, either as a preventive measure or as maintenance. The dose for this is
the same as a normal dose, there a no side effects when used long term. When the symptoms are no longer present after
4 weeks of using a maintenance dose, the dose can be decreased. The dose can differ from animal to animal and should
be tried out.
Colour, smell and flavour
The composition of this herbal formula is always the same, but since we are dealing with a natural product colour,
smell and flavour can vary.
The product contains pure natural ingredients, without chemical additives such as gluten, yeasts, colourings, fragrance
Leftover tablets do not have to be disposed of as chemical waste, but can be put in a green wastecontainer. The formula
is made of natural herbs.
For questions about this herbal formula, or if this consumer information is not elaborate enough, please send an email