Hill's Prescription Diet

c/d Multicare + Metabolic Canine

Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic Dry Dog Food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage your canine patient's urinary health and weight. In fact, c/d Multicare + Metabolic Dry Dog Food helps manage the risk of oxalate & struvite stones in dogs combined with nutrition proven to reduce weight by 13% in 60 days.

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  • Key Benefits

    Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic Dry Dog Food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage your canine patient's urinary health and weight. In fact, c/d Multicare + Metabolic Dry Dog Food helps manage the risk of oxalate & struvite stones in dogs combined with nutrition proven to reduce weight by 13% in 60 days.


    These characteristics make Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic, veterinary exclusive dry dog food, a useful nutritional aid for urinary health issues while activating metabolism in obese or overweight dogs:


    Magnesium, Calcium, Phosphorus Controlled levels Reduce building blocks of crystals and uroliths
    Potassium Citrate Added Inhibits calcium oxalate crystals and uroliths
    Optimal urine pH Formulated To help dissolve struvite stones
    Proprietary blend of synergistically effective nutrients Added Helps to control appetite, reduces inflammation and improves energy metabolism
    Antioxidant blend High Vitamins E and Beta Carotene help defend cells against free radical oxidation and counteract inflammation
    Fiber High Soluble and insoluble fiber to trigger satiety, control appetite, and maintain gastrointestinal health.
    Omega-3 Fatty Acids EPA and DHA High Helps break the cycle of inflammation


    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 dogs prone to CaOx or struvite urolith formation
    • Reduce recurrence of calcium oxalate (CaOx), calcium phosphate, & struvite uroliths

    Other Indications:

    • Struvite dissolution
    • Diabetes in normal weight, mildly overweight, or obese dogs
    • Cushing's syndrome
    • Hypothyroidism

     

    Not Recommended For:

    • Puppies Dogs that are pregnant or lactating
    • Dogs concurrently receiving urinary acidifiers
    • Dogs with cystine and ammonium urate stones

    Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition:

    The nutrition of Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic has been:

    • Clinically tested to reduce body weight by 13% in 60 days 1
    • Clinically shown to work with each dog's unique metabolic response, activating the body's natural ability to burn excess body fat and affect calorie utilization. 1, 2, 4, 5, 7
    • Used in an in-home feeding study and 88% of pets experienced weight loss within 2 months. 3, 6 Clinically proven to avoid weight regain following a weight loss program. 1,2

     

    Additional Info:

    Prescription Diet c/d Multicare + Metabolic dog food is formulated to help dissolve struvite stones, help reduce inflammation from UTI and stones, and reduce the risk of struvite & calcium oxalate stones, and has nutrition clinically proven to reduce weight.

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


    Other Products to Consider

    • For patients requiring weight loss or maintenance and prone to CaOx or struvite urolith formation: Prescription Diet Metabolic Dog Food
    • To reduce recurrence of calcium oxalate (CaOx) or calcium phosphate uroliths: Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Dog Food
    • To reduce recurrence of struvite uroliths: Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Dog Food, Prescription Diet w/d Dog Food
    • To reduce recurrence of struvite uroliths & weight maintenance: Prescription Diet w/d Dog Food
    • For patients requiring struvite dissolution: Prescription Diet s/d Dog Food, Prescription Diet c/d Multicare Dog Food
    • For patients with diabetes and obesity: Prescription Diet Metabolic Dog Food, Prescription Diet Metabolic+Mobility Dog Food, Prescription Diet r/d Dog Food
    • For patients with diabetes at a normal weight or mildly overweight: Prescription Diet w/d Dog Food, Prescription Diet Metabolic Dog Food, Prescription Diet Metabolic+Mobility Dog Food
    • For patients with Cushing's syndrome: Prescription Diet i/d Dog Food, Prescription Diet i/d Low Fat Dog Food, Prescription Diet w/d Dog Food, Prescription Diet Metabolic Dog Food, Prescription Diet Metabolic+Mobility Dog Food, Prescription Diet r/d Dog Food, Prescription Diet i/d Stress Dog Food
    • For patients with hypothyroidism: Prescription Diet Metabolic Dog Food, Prescription Diet Metabolic+Mobility Dog Food, Prescription Diet r/d Dog Food

    References:

    1 Floerchinger 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 dogs. J Am Vet Med Assoc 2015;247:375–384.

    2 Christmann U, Becvarova I, Werre S, Meyer H. Effectiveness of a new weight management food to achieve weight loss and maintenance in client-owned obese dogs. Intern J Appl Res Vet Med 2015;13(2):104–116.

    3 Towell 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.

    Hahn 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

    5 Hahn 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

    6 Hahn 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

    Jewell D et al. A REDUCED CALORIE, HIGH FIBER FOOD WITH ADDED COCONUT OIL, L-CARNITINE, LIPOIC ACID, LYSINE, AND LEUCINE INCREASES BASAL METABOLIC RATE IN OVERWEIGHT AND OBESE DOGS.. J Vet Intern Med 2014;28:1087

  • Feeding Guide

    How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal 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 Dog - lbs (kgs) Amount per Day - cups (grams) - Weight loss Amount per Day - cups (grams) - Adult maintenance
    5 (2,3) 1/2 (45) 3/4 (65)
    10 (4,5) 3/4 (65) 1 1/4 (110)
    15 (6,8) 1 (90) 1 2/3 (145)
    20 (9,1) 1 1/3 (115) 2 (175)
    30 (14) 1 3/4 (155) 2 3/4 (240)
    40 (18) 2 1/4 (200) 3 1/2 (310)
    50 (23) 2 2/3 (235) 4 1/4 (375)
    60 (27) 3 (265) 4 3/4 (415)
    70 (32) 3 1/3 (295) 5 1/3 (470)
    80 (36) 3 3/4 (330) 6 (525)
    100 (45) 4 1/3 (380) 7 (615)
    120 (54) 5 (440) 8 (705)

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

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Brewers Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Pea Fiber, Chicken Meal, Dried Tomato Pomace, Soybean Oil, Chicken Liver Flavor, Coconut Oil, Pork Liver Flavor, Flaxseed, Lactic Acid, Potassium Citrate, L-Lysine, Fish Oil, Calcium Carbonate, Carrots, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, Glyceryl Monostearate, Iodized Salt, 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), Lipoic Acid, L-Tryptophan, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, L-Carnitine, Green Peas, Apples, Cranberries, Beta-Carotene, Broccoli.

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3170 kcal/kg (279 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 25.3 27.5 8.0 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 11.5 12.5 3.6 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 37.2 40.5 11.7 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 13.8 15.0 4.4 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.60 0.65 189 mg / 100 kcal
    Phosphorous 0.42 0.45 131 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.62 0.67 196 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.26 0.28 81 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.075 0.081 24 mg / 100 kcal
    Taurine 0.09 0.10 29 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin C 5 ppm 6 ppm 0.17 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 1074 IU/kg 1168 IU/kg 33.89 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.89 0.96 279 mg / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-6 FA 3.29 3.58 1038 mg / 100 kcal
    Carnitine 336.3 ppm 365.6 ppm 10.61 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 + Metabolic Canine contains 3.1 oz. by weight.

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