Hill's Prescription Diet

c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Feline

Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Dry Cat Food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage urinary health and weight in adult cats. In fact, the nutrition in c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic has been shown to help reduce the recurrence of FIC signs by 89% AND to reduce body weight by 11% in 60 days, plus ingredients to help manage stress.

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  • Key Benefits

    Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Dry Cat Food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage urinary health and weight in adult cats. In fact, the nutrition in c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic has been shown to help reduce the recurrence of FIC signs by 89% AND to reduce body weight by 11% in 60 days, plus ingredients to help manage stress.


    These characteristics make Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Dry Cat  veterinary exclusive food useful as a nutritional aid for cats with LUTS while activating energy metabolism in obese or overweight cats:


    Magnesium, Calcium, Phosphorus Controlled levels Reduce building blocks of crystals and uroliths
    Potassium Citrate Added Inhibits calcium oxalate crystals and uroliths
    Omega-3 Fatty Acids EPA and DHA Increased Helps break the inflammatory cycle associated with uroliths and FIC
    Target Urine pH* 6.2 – 6.4 Discourages struvite formation, without increasing risk for CaOx formation
    L-tryptophan, Hydrolyzed Casein Added Help manage stress and stress related behaviors
    Proprietary bundle of synergistically effective nutrients Added Provides appetite regulation, reduces inflammation and improves energy metabolism.
    Antioxidant bundle High Vitamins E and Beta Carotene help defend cells against free radical oxidation and counteract inflammation
    Fiber Increased Soluble and insoluble fiber to trigger satiety, control appetite, and maintain gastrointestinal health.

    *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.

    Indications:

    Primary Indications: 

     Weight loss & maintenance in cats with concurrent feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD):

    • Feline idiopathic cystitis (FIC)
    • Reduce recurrence of calcium oxalate (CaOx), calcium phosphate, & struvite uroliths

    Other Indications: 

    • Struvite dissolution
    • Diabetes in normal weight, mildly overweight, or obese cats

     

    Not Recommended For:

    • Patients with concurrent use of urinary acidifiers
    • Growing kittens, pregnant or nursing cats.

    Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition:

    Nutrition clinically tested to dissolve struvite stones in as little as 7 days (Average 27 days in vivo study in urolith forming cats). 1

    Nutrition clinically tested to reduce the recurrence of FIC signs by 89%. 2

    Clinical studies have shown that the nutrition in Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic reduces risk of both calcium oxalate and struvite uroliths formation. 3

    Clinically proven nutrition to reduce body weight by 11% in 60 days 3

    The nutrition of c/d Multicare + Metabolic is clinically proven to work with each cats unique metabolic response activating the bodys natural ability to burn excess body fat and affect calorie utilization.5,6,7,8,9,10

    In an in-home feeding study the nutrition of c/d Multicare + Metabolic 88% of pets experienced weight loss within 2 months. 4 8

     

    Additional Info:

    Hill's Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Dry Cat Food helps support urinary health and manages stress while providing all the nutrition your cat needs during weight loss and maintenance. Please consult your veterinarian for further information on how our Prescription Diet foods can help your cat to continue to enjoy a happy and active life.

    S+OXSHIELD: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

    *Urine pH of individual cats may vary due to factors such as time of feeding before urine collection, type of urine collection, individual animal variation, and test methodology.


    Other Products to Consider

    • For patients requiring weight loss or maintenance with concurrent feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD): Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food
    • For patients with feline idiopathic cystitis (FIC): Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress 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 Cat Food
    • To reduce recurrence of struvite uroliths & weight maintenance: 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 Stress Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food
    • For patients with diabetes and obesity: Prescription Diet m/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet r/d Cat Food
    • For patients with diabetes at a normal weight or mildly overweight: Prescription Diet m/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet w/d Cat Food, Prescription Diet Metabolic Cat Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare+Metabolic Cat Food

    References:

    1Lulich 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;243:1147-1153.1. 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.

    2Kruger J.M., Lulich, J.M., MacLeay J.M., 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.

    3Floerchinger AM, Jackson MI, Jewell DE et al. Effect of feeding a weight loss food beyond a caloric restriction period on body composition and resistance to weight gain in cats. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2015;247:365–374.

    4Christmann U, Becvarova I, Werre S, Meyer H. Effectiveness of a new dietetic weight management food to achieve weight loss in client-owned obese cats. J Feline Med Surg 2016;18(12):947-953.

    5Towell T, Forrester SD, Cross S et al. Evaluation of a weight management food designed to increase basal metabolism in a home setting. Intern J Appl Res Vet Med 2015;13(1):14-22.      

    6Hahn K., Meyer H. Scientific Proceedings Hill's Global Symposium on Obesity, Barcelona 24th May 2013. The nutrigenomics story: opening avenues to help solve obesity in dogs and cats, pp 22-23; ISSN 1479 - 8999 

    7Hahn K., Meyer H. Scientific Proceedings Hill's Global Symposium on Obesity, Barcelona 24th May 2013. Evidence-based nutrition for obesity management and weight gain prevention, pp 26-28, ISSN 1479 - 8999

    8Hahn K., Becvarova I. et. Scientific Proceedings Hill's Global Symposium on Obesity, Barcelona 24th May 2013. The proof of a weight management food is in the eating of it, at home, pp 29-30, ISSN 1479 - 8999

    9Fletcher J. 2015 Hill's Global Symposium Proceedings. Dealing with obesity & concurrent diseases. In-Clinic Feeding Experience 81 with Hill’s® Prescription Diet® Metabolic + Urinary: Two Case Reports: 81-86                       

    10Jewell D et al. A reduced calorie, high fiber food with added coconut oil, L-carnitine, lysine, and leucine increases basal metabolic rate in overweight and obese cats. J Vet Intern Med 2014;28:1088

  • Feeding Guide

    How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Determine the amount to feed based on the ideal weight rather than the current weight

    Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. Monitoring your patient's condition will assure the nutritional recommendation provides the best results.

    • Reinforce with clients to feed Prescription Diet dry food, canned food, & treats exclusively..
    • Gradually transition to the new food over a 7 day period, or longer.

    Weight Control

    Ideal Weight of Cat - lbs (kgs) Amount per Day - cups (grams) - Weight loss Amount per Day - cups (grams) - Adult maintenance
    6 (2,7) 3/8 (35) 5/8 (55)
    8 (3,6) 1/2 (45) 3/4 (65)
    10 (4,5) 5/8 (55) 7/8 (75)
    12 (5,4) 2/3 (60) 1 (90)
    14 (6,4) 3/4 (65) 1 1/8 (100)
    16 (7,3) 7/8 (75) 1 1/3 (115)
    18 (8,2) 1 (90) 1 3/8 (120)

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Feline provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult cats
  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Brewers Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Wheat Gluten, Chicken Meal, Dried Tomato Pomace, Chicken Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Flaxseed, Coconut Oil, L-Lysine, Fish Oil, Lactic Acid, Potassium Citrate, Potassium Chloride, DL-Methionine, Carrots, Choline Chloride, Taurine, Iodized Salt, L-Tryptophan, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Dried Hydrolyzed Casein, L-Carnitine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Calcium Sulfate, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene.

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3242 kcal/kg (285 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 36.3 38.6 11.2 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 11.3 12.0 3.5 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 29.0 30.8 8.9 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 12.5 13.3 3.9 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.64 0.69 199 mg / 100 kcal
    Phosphorous 0.58 0.61 178 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.81 0.86 250 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.33 0.35 101 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.069 0.073 21 mg / 100 kcal
    Taurine 0.41 0.44 125 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 682 IU/kg 726 IU/kg 21.04 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 1.26 1.34 388 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.


    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of c/d Multicare Stress + Metabolic Feline contains 3.1 oz. by weight.

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