Vitamin C for allergies? Dog Food Advisor › Forums › Diet and Health › Vitamin C for allergies? Viewing 7 posts - 1 through 7 (of 7 total) Author Posts July 12, 2013 at 6:55 pm #21312 Report Abuse InkedMarieMember Has anyone heard of using vitamin C for dogs with allergies/ear issues? A collie/sheltie rescue person suggested it to me for Boone. July 12, 2013 at 8:54 pm #21318 Report Abuse pugmomsandyParticipant I can see how that would make sense as C is an antioxidant and antioxidants support the immune system. My dogs are on it anyways for their urine. July 13, 2013 at 7:06 am #21325 Report Abuse InkedMarieMember Thanks Sandy, I used it for a dog with crystals, never heard of it for allergies. Think I may give it a shot July 13, 2013 at 12:18 pm #21329 Report Abuse pugmomsandyParticipant Although astaxanthin is suppose to be a much stonger antioxidant than C and E. July 14, 2013 at 3:29 pm #21354 Report Abuse Hound Dog MomParticipant I would look for a C supplement that includes bioflavanoids – quercitin is known to be particularly helpful for allergies. July 14, 2013 at 4:13 pm #21357 Report Abuse pugmomsandyParticipant I just ordered some quercetin from swansons too! July 14, 2013 at 7:06 pm #21360 Report Abuse InkedMarieMember Well crap, already got vit C so too late. Author Posts Viewing 7 posts - 1 through 7 (of 7 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.