Mostly kidney disease in cats have chronic character. Damage to the kidneys reduce the ability to filter out toxic substances and the lack of appetite is its direct consequence. Kidney disease also have an adverse effect on the urinary tract.
This makes it necessary to switch to a diet specific and targeted to meet this need. Purina Veterinary Diets Feline NF - Renal Function has a reduced phosphorus content, since phosphorus aggravates kidney disease.
A limited amount of valuable protein sources, helps to minimize the development of protein degradation products and to maintain muscle mass. A high intake of fatty acids Omega 3contribuisce the inflammatory process, and reduces high blood pressure. This very tasty recipe stimulates the appetite and increases the acceptance of the food.
- Reduced phosphorus intake: to improve the course of disease and to avoid overloading the kidneys
- few valuable sources of protein: help reduce protein degradation and to keep the muscles
- High acceptance: it stimulates appetite avoiding that food is rifiutatopoche valuable protein sources: help reduce protein degradation and to keep the muscles
- urinary health: prevents the formation of struvite and oxalate
- chronic kidney disease
- renal impairment (MRC) chronic kidney disease
meat and meat products, fish and fish derivatives (salmon 4%), cereals, yeast, minerals, sugars. Protein sources: chicken, pork kidney, pig trachea, pork liver, Endobronchial powder, salmon and yeast.
vitamin A (30,000 IU / kg), vitamin D (1,000 IU / kg), vitamin E (650 IU / kg), taurine (1,400 mg / kg), of iron sulphate monohydrate (350 mg / kg), anhydrous calcium iodate (3.3 mg / kg), pentahydrate copper Ksolfato (50 mg / kg), manganese sulfate monohydrate (108 mg / kg), zinc sulfate monohydrate (440 mg / kg), sodium selenite (0.3 mg / kg). With antioxidants.
RATION DAILY MAIL AND METHOD 'FOR USE:
A gradual transition to the new diet can be particularly useful in the case of cats with CKD. Cats with chronic renal failure who develop anorexia or loss of appetite have to undergo targeted surveys for nausea and gastritis uremic. Food warmed to room temperature can help to improve the palatability in the case of cats dall'appetito difficult.
If there is adequate fluid intake, we strongly recommend the wet formula Feline NF. It should feed the cats with chronic renal failure with Feline NF indefinitely.
|Key nutritional values||dried*||humid**|
|Oils and fats||12,0%||11,2%|
|Essential fatty acids||1,25%||-|
|taurine||1400,0 mg/kg||770 mg/kg|
|Vitamin A||30000 UI/kg||1800 UI/kg|
|Vitamin D3||1000 UI/kg||250 UI/kg|
|Vitamin E||650 UI/kg||-|
|Fe (E1)||350,0 mg/kg||53,5 mg/kg|
|I (E2)||3,3 mg/kg||1 mg/kg|
|Cu (E4)||50,0 mg/kg||6,6 mg/kg|
|Mn (E5)||108,0 mg/kg||8,5 mg/kg|
|Zn (E6)||440,0 mg/kg||120 mg/kg|
|Se (E8)||0,30 mg/kg||0,078 mg/kg|
* with antioxidants
** With antioxidants and preservatives
|Recommended dose for adult cats|
(G / day)
|Mix humid-dried||Mix dry+dried |
|g / day||Envelope/|
|g / day|
|6||100||1 1/2||5 1/4||30||4||25|