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Hills Prescription Diet Feline Metabolic plus Urinary 82g x 24

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$56.50

Description

It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before and during the use of this product to determine the needs of your cat

  • Prescribed by veterinarians as a nutritional aid for improving energy metabolism in obese or overweight cats with FLUTD
  • Clinically proven nutrition to reduce body weight by 11% in 60 days
  • Clinically proven to work with each cat’s unique metabolic response activating the body’s natural ability to burn excess body fat and affect calorie utilisation
  • Clinically tested to dissolve struvite stones in as little as 7 days (Average 27 days)
  • Clinically tested to reduce the recurrence of FIC signs by 89%
  • Reduces the risk of both calcium oxalate and struvite uroliths formation
  • Ensures safe and healthy weight loss, easy weight maintenance, and effective urinary care
  • Improves energy metabolism in obese or overweight cats with FLUTD
  • Includes a proprietary bundle of synergistically effective nutrients - provides appetite regulation, reduces inflammation and improves energy metabolism
  • Contains antioxidants - vitamin E and Beta-Carotene help defend cells against free radical oxidation and counteract inflammation
  • High fibre content - soluble and insoluble fibre to trigger satiety, control appetite, and maintain gastrointestinal health
  • Controlled levels of magnesium, calcium, phosphorus - reduce building blocks of crystals and uroliths
  • Added potassium citrate - inhibits calcium oxalate crystals and uroliths
  • Contains Omega-3 fatty acids EPA and DHA - help break inflammatory cycle associated with uroliths, crystals, and FIC
  • Effectively targets urine pH (6.2-6.4) - discourages struvite formation, with minimal effect on calcium oxalate formation.
  • Ideal for multiple cat households
  • Dry and canned formulas can be mixed or fed concurrently

 Indications – may be prescribed to nutritionally manage:

  • Obese
  • Obese prone
  • Maintenance following weight loss in cats with concurrent FLUTD
  • Struvite and calcium oxalate crystalluria and urolithiasis (reduces the risk of recurrence/occurrence of struvite and calcium oxalate urolithiasis)
  • Feline Idiopathic Cystitis (FIC)

Contraindications: 

  • Patients with concurrent use of urinary acidifiers
  • Growing kittens
  • Pregnant or nursing cats

Ingredients

  • Water, Pork Liver, Carrots, Tuna, Powdered Cellulose, Corn Starch, Wheat Gluten, Egg Whites, Chicken, Dried Tomato Pomace, Rice, Chicken Liver Flavour, Flaxseed, Soybean Oil, Coconut Oil, Potassium Alginate, Titanium Dioxide colour, Fish Oil, Calcium Chloride, Dicalcium Phosphate, Guar Gum, Choline Chloride, Calcium Sulphate, L-Lysine, Monosodium Phosphate, Taurine, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Niacin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), Potassium Citrate, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, L-Carnitine, minerals (Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Sulphate, Manganese Sulphate, Copper Sulphate, Calcium Iodate), Calcium Carbonate

Guaranteed Analysis

Nutrient

Dry Matter %

Protein

38.5

Fat

14.6

Carbohydrate (NFE)

29.3

Crude Fibre

10.2

   

Calcium

0.78

Phosphorus

0.7

Sodium

0.39

Potassium

0.88

Magnesium

0.078

Taurine

0.34

Vitamin E

576 IU/kg

Omega-3 Fatty Acids Total

1.46

 Calorie Content (calculated)

  • 739 kcal/kg
  • 61 kcal/82g can

Feeding Advice: 

  • Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain your cat’s optimal weight
  • If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian
  • Gradually transition to your pet’s new food over a 7-day period
  • Exclusively feed the recommended Hills Prescription Diet dry food
  • Dry and canned formulas can be mixed or fed concurrently
  • Determine the amount to feed based on the ideal weight rather than the current weight
  • Keep fresh water available at all times
  • Have your veterinarian monitor your pet’s condition
  • When initially transitioning your cat over to this formula of food it is important to do it over a period of 7 days. Day 1-2: 75% old food, 25% new food. Day 3-4: 50% old food, 50% new food. Day 5-6: 25% old food, 75% new food. Day 7: 100% new food

Feeding Guide for Weight Control using 82g can

 

Weight Loss

Weight Control

Weight of Cat (kg)

Stew Can(s) 82g

Stew Can(s) 82g

2

1 ½

2 1/3

3

2 1/8

3 1/8

4

2 2/3

4

5

3

4 2/3

6

3 ½ cans

5 1/.3

7

4

6

8

4 ½

6 ¾

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