Hill's Prescription Diet

c/d Multicare Vegetable, Tuna & Rice Stew Cat Food

Product Description

Urinary health nutrition to reduce rate of FIC signs, dissolve struvite stones, and decrease risk of recurrent struvite stones/plugs and CaOx stones

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  • Key Benefits

    Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Wet Cat Food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage cats with Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD). This canned food has tasty bite-sized chunks in gravy and is made with wholesome ingredients like vegetables, tuna & rice that cats love.

    These characteristics make Prescription Diet c/d Multicare, veterinary exclusive wet cat food, a useful nutritional aid for cats with FLUTD or FIC:


    KEY FEATURES KEY BENEFITS
    Magnesium, Calcium, Phosphorus Controlled levels Reduce building blocks of crystals and uroliths.
    Potassium Citrate Added Inhibits calcium oxalate crystals and uroliths.
    Antioxidants High Vitamins E and Beta Carotene help defend cells against free radical oxidation and counteract inflammation.
    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, without increasing risk of calcium oxalate formation.

    *Urine pH values of individual cats/dogs may vary significantly throughout the day and be affected by several non-dietary factors

    Made in our own USA facilities with U.S. and imported ingredients.

    Indications:

    Primary Indications:

    • Calcium oxalate urolithiasis, reduce recurrence
    • Calcium phosphate urolithiasis, reduce recurrence
    • Struvite dissolution
    • Struvite urolithiasis, reduce recurrence
    • Mild to moderate stages of heart disease, including asymptomatic
    • Advanced stages of heart disease

    Other Indications:

    • All cases of FLUTD initially (during investigation)
    • Feline idiopathic cystitis (FIC)

     

    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 rate of recurrence of FIC signs by 89%.1
    • Clinically tested to dissolve struvite stones in as little as 7 days (Average 27 days).2
    • Helps maintain urine saturation levels that minimize risk of calcium oxalate crystal growth.3

     

    Additional Info:

    Ideal for long-term feeding and multi-cat households.Dry and canned formulas can be mixed or fed concurrently.

    Other Products to Consider

    • To reduce recurrence of calcium oxalate (CaOx), calcium phosphate, or struvite uroliths: Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Weight Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic Weight Cat Food
    • For patients with mild to moderate stages of heart disease, including asymptomatic: Prescription Diet d/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet k/d Early Support Cat Food, Prescription Diet m/d GlucoSupport Cat Food, Prescription Diet Gastrointestinal Biome Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress Cat Food
    • For patients with advanced stages of heart disease: Prescription Diet d/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet k/d Early Support Cat Food, Prescription Diet Gastrointestinal Biome Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress Cat Food
    • To reduce recurrence of struvite uroliths & weight maintenance: Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Weight Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic Weight Cat Food, Prescription Diet w/d Multi-Benefit Cat Food
    • For patients requiring struvite dissolution: Prescription Diet s/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic Weight Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Weight Cat Food
    • For patients requiring weight loss or maintenance with concurrent feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD): Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Weight Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic Weight Cat Food
    • For patients with feline idiopathic cystitis (FIC): Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Weight Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic Weight Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress Cat Food

    References:

    1.Kruger 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.

    2.Lulich 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.

    3.MacLeay JM, Schiefelbein H, Davidson S. Dietary Sodium Increases Calcium Excretion and Induced Calcium Oxalate Precipitation in Cats. https://doi.org/10.1111/jvim.15319. J Vet Int Med 2018;32:6:2288.

  • Feeding Guide

    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.
    • To increase chances of a successful outcome, emphasize the importance of feeding the food long-term.
    • Reinforce with clients to feed Prescription Diet dry food, canned food, & treats exclusively.

    Adult maintenance

    Weight of Cat - lbs (kgs) Amount per Day - 2.9 oz (82 g) cans
    6 (2,7) 2 1/2
    8 (3,6) 3 1/2
    10 (4,5) 4
    12 (5,4) 4 1/2
    14 (6,4) 5
    16 (7,3) 5 1/2
    18 (8,2) 6

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Vegetable, Tuna & Rice Cat Food provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult cats
  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Water, Pork Liver, Carrots, Chicken, Tuna, Wheat Gluten, Rice, Spinach, Corn Starch, Hydrolyzed Chicken Flavor, Fish Oil, Chicken Fat, Potassium Alginate, Soybean Oil, Titanium Dioxide color, Calcium Chloride, Dicalcium Phosphate, Guar Gum, Calcium Sulfate, Taurine, Choline Chloride, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Niacin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (source of Vitamin K), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), Potassium Citrate, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, Iodized Salt, minerals (Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate), Beta-Carotene, Calcium Carbonate.

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    67 kcal / 2.9 oz (82 g) can

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 8.4 % 41.1 % 10.2 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 3.6 % 17.9 % 4.4 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 6.5 % 32 % 7.9 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 0.1 % 0.6 % 0.2 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.16 % 0.81 % 200 mg / 100 kcal
    Phosphorus 0.14 % 0.68 % 168 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.19 % 0.91 % 225 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.08 % 0.37 % 93 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.011 % 0.056 % 14 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin C 4 ppm 17 ppm 0.43 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 135 IU/kg 663 IU/kg 16.41 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.33 % 1.61 % 398 mg / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-6 FA 0.76 % 3.72 % 922 mg / 100 kcal

    References:

    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.

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