Diabetes mellitus is not a rare disease in cats. The causes of diabetes are often to be found in obesity or genetic predisposition. Diabetes mellitus with the content of sugar in the blood is chronically elevated, as there is an anomaly in insulin production. So the blood glucose levels are not adjusted correctly.
The recipe for Purina Veterinary Diets Feline DM - Diabetes Management contains a reduced amount of carbohydrates, which counteracts a rapid increase in blood glucose levels and helps to make it stable. The high content of antioxidants such as vitamin E also helps to reduce the free radicals, the presence of which is amplified in animals suffering from diabetes.
By administering Purina Veterinary Diets Feline DM - Diabetes Management clinical trials have shown that the insulin dose could be reduced. The special fomula of this food can also prevent the formation of struvite and oxalate stones.
- low intake of carbohydrates: contrasts the rapid increase in blood levels of glucose and promotes stabilization.
- rich in antioxidants: including vitamin E, which helps to reduce free radicals and provides cellular protection
- recipe-reduced food that helps maintain weight and to combat overweight. A high protein content ensures a supply of glucose delayed and helps maintain muscle.
- urinary health: prevents the formation of struvite and oxalate
dehydrated poultry proteins, corn gluten flour, isolated soy protein, corn starch *, animal fat, soy flour *, flavoring innards, minerals, yeast, fish oil
vitamin A (30,000 IU / kg), vitamin D (1,000 IU / kg), vitamin E (650 IU / kg), taurine (500 mg / kg), of iron sulphate monohydrate (225 mg / kg), anhydrous calcium iodate (2.9 mg / kg), copper sulphate pentahydrate (45 mg / kg), manganese sulfate monohydrate (94 mg / kg), zinc sulfate monohydrate (380 mg / kg), sodium selenite (0.26 mg / kg). With antioxidants.
RATION DAILY MAIL AND METHOD 'FOR USE:
It is important to carefully control the cat's blood sugar in the early weeks of administration of Feline DM St / Ox in order to adjust the insulin dose. If necessary, Feline DM St / Ox can possibly be administered indefinitely. Feline DM St / Ox can also be used for weight loss: its formula can increase the feeling of sazietà3.
|Key nutritional values||dried*||humid**|
|Oils and fats||17,0%||5,5%|
|Metabolizable energy (EM)||-||0,90 kcal/g|
|Essential fatty acids||2,0%||-|
|Vitamin A||30000 UI/kg||1200 UI/kg|
|Vitamin D3||1000 UI/kg||160 UI/kg|
|Vitamin E||650 UI/kg||180 UI/kg|
|taurine||500,0 mg/kg||1350,0 mg/kg|
|Fe (E1)||225,0 mg/kg||34,4 mg/kg|
|I (E2)||2,9 mg/kg||0,66 mg/kg|
|Cu (E4)||45,0 mg/kg||4,2 mg/kg|
|Mn (E5)||94,0 mg/kg||6,1 mg/kg|
|Zn (E6)||380,0 mg/kg||84,0 mg/kg|
|Se (E8)||0,26 mg/kg||0,05 mg/kg|
* with antioxidants
** with preservatives
|Recommended dose (for weight loss in adult cats)|
(G / day)
(Can / day)
|Cans / day||g / day|
|Recommended dose for adult cats|
(G / day)
(G / day)
|6||95||1 3/4||4 1/2||1||45||3||30|
|8||125||2 1/2||5 3/4||1||75||4||40|