Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress Dry Cat food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage cats with Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD).
These characteristics make Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress Dry veterinary exclusive Cat food useful as a nutritional aid for cats with FLUTD or FIC:
L-tryptophan, Hydrolyzed Casein Added Help manage stress and stress related behaviors Magnesium, Calcium, Phosphorus Controlled levels Reduce building blocks of crystals and uroliths. Potassium Citrate Added Inhibits calcium oxalate crystals and uroliths Antioxidant Bundle High Vitamin E and Beta Carotene help defend cells against free radical oxidation and counteract inflammation in the bladder Omega-3 Fatty Acids EPA and DHA High Help break inflammatory cycle associated with uroliths, and FIC. Target Urine pH* 6.2 -- 6.4 Discourages struvite formation, with minimal effect on calcium oxalate formation
*Urine pH of individual cats may vary due to complicating factors such as time of feeding before urine collection, type of urine collection, individual animal variation, and test methodology.
100% satisfaction guarantee or your money back. If you are not satisfied for any reason, return the unused portion to your Hill's authorized retailer for a full refund or replacement.
Made in our own USA facilities with U.S. and imported ingredients.
- All cases of FLUTD initially (during investigation)
- Feline idiopathic cystitis (FIC)
- Calcium oxalate urolithiasis, reduce recurrence
- Calcium phosphate urolithiasis, reduce recurrence
- Struvite urolithiasis, reduce recurrence
- Struvite dissolution
- Mild to moderate stages of heart disease, including asymptomatic
- Advanced stages of heart disease
Not Recommended For:
- Growing kittens, pregnant or nursing cats.
- Patients with concurrent use of urinary acidifiers.
Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition:
Nutrition clinically tested to reduce the recurrence of FIC signs by 89% now with ingredients to help manage stress.1
Clinically tested to dissolve struvite stones in as little as 7 days (Average 27 days).2
Studies have shown that the nutrition in Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Feline reduces risk of both calcium oxalate and struvite urolith formation.3,4
A case base study showed pet parents observed cats with known FIC signs to demonstrate greater social engagement after being fed Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress5
Ideal for long-term feeding and multi-cat households.
Dry and canned formulas can be mixed or fed concurrently
S+OXSHIELD: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals
Other Products to Consider
- For patients with feline idiopathic cystitis (FIC): Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Cat Food
- To reduce recurrence of calcium oxalate (CaOx), calcium phosphate, or struvite uroliths: Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food
- To reduce recurrence of struvite uroliths & weight maintenance: Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet w/d Cat Food
- For patients requiring struvite dissolution: Prescription Diet s/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress+Metabolic Cat Food
- For patients requiring weight loss or maintenance with concurrent feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD): Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food
- For patients with mild to moderate stages of heart disease, including asymptomatic: Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Cat Food, Prescription Diet d/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet k/d Early Support Cat Food, Prescription Diet m/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet Gastrointestinal Biome Cat Food
- For patients with advanced stages of heart disease: Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Cat Food, Prescription Diet d/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet k/d Early Support Cat Food, Prescription Diet Gastrointestinal Biome Cat Food
1Kruger JM, Lulich JP, MacLeay J, et al. Comparison of foods with differing nutritional profiles for long-term management of acute nonobstructive idiopathic cystitis in cats. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2015;247:508-517.
2Lulich JP, Kruger JM, MacLeay JM, et al. Efficacy of two commercially available, low-magnesium, urine-acidifying dry foods for the dissolution of struvite uroliths in cats. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2013; 243:1147-1153.
3MacLeay JM, Schiefelbein H, Davidson S. Dietary sodium increases calcium excretion and induced calcium oxalate precipitation in cats. J Vet Int Med 2018;32:6:2288 https://doi.org/10.1111/jvim.15319.
4Gluhek T, Bartges JW, Callens A, Galyon G, Cox S, Kirk CA. Evaluation of 3 struvite-oxalate preventative diets in healthy cats. J Vet Intern Med 2012; 26:3:801. DMS HOD 10000050315 https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1111/j.1939-1676.2012.00937.x
5Meyer HP, Becvarova I. Efects of a urinary food supplemented with milk protein hydrolysate and L-tryptophan on feline idiopathic cystitis - results of a case series in 10 cats. Intern J Appl Res Vet Med 2016;14:59-65.
How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.
- Provide specific feeding instructions for your patient.
- Daily Feeding Recommendations are only a guide and a place to start.
- Grams are the most accurate form of measurement; cups are estimated from grams.
- Monitoring your patient's condition will assure the nutritional recommendation provides the best results.
- Gradually transition to this new food for 7 days or more.
- Reinforce with clients to feed Prescription Diet dry food, canned food, & treats exclusively.
Weight of Cat - lbs (kgs) Amount per Day - cups (grams) 6 (2,7) 1/2 (45) 8 (3,6) 5/8 (55) 10 (4,5) 3/4 (70) 12 (5,4) 7/8 (80) 14 (6,4) 1 (90) 16 (7,3) 1 (90) 18 (8,2) 1 1/8 (100)
Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress Feline provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult cats
High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.
Chicken, Whole Grain Corn, Corn Gluten Meal, Whole Grain Wheat, Brewers Rice, Pork Fat, Chicken Meal, Egg Product, Pork Flavor, Soybean Oil, Fish Oil, L-Lysine, Lactic Acid, Calcium Sulfate, Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, Potassium Citrate, DL-Methionine, L-Tryptophan, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Calcium Pantothenate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Taurine, Dried Hydrolyzed Casein, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Iodized Salt, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene.
Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.
3891 kcal/kg (353 kcal/cup†)
Nutrient As Fed1
As Fed, Caloric Basis3
Protein 32.3 33.9 8.3 g / 100 kcal Fat 15.6 16.3 4.0 g / 100 kcal Carbohydrate / NFE 41.0 43.0 10.5 g / 100 kcal Crude Fiber 1.0 1.0 0.3 g / 100 kcal Calcium 0.77 0.80 197 mg / 100 kcal Phosphorous 0.77 0.80 197 mg / 100 kcal Potassium 0.73 0.76 187 mg / 100 kcal Sodium 0.36 0.38 93 mg / 100 kcal Magnesium 0.076 0.079 19 mg / 100 kcal Taurine 0.20 0.21 52 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin E 707 IU/kg 741 IU/kg 18.18 IU / 100 kcal Total Omega-3 FA 0.63 0.66 162 mg / 100 kcal
1Differs from label guarantees which are either maximums or minimums.
2The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.
3Nutrient intake for every 100 kilocalories consumed.
†An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of c/d Multicare Stress Feline contains 3.2 oz. by weight.