Hill's® Prescription Diet® w/d® Multi-Benefit Canine

Prescription Diet® w/d® Multi-Benefit Canine pet food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help with digestive, glucose, & weight management and is clinically tested nutrition for conditions that respond to fiber.

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  • Prescription Diet® w/d® Multi-Benefit Canine pet food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help with digestive, glucose, & weight management and is clinically tested nutrition for conditions that respond to fiber.


    These characteristics make Prescription Diet® w/d® Multi-Benefit Canine veterinary exclusive pet food useful as a nutritional aid for obese-prone dogs, dogs with fiber responsive disease or diabetes mellitus, or obese-prone dogs at risk for struvite uroliithiasis:


    Fat
    Calories
    Appropriate levels Help avoid weight gain.
    Fiber Optimal levels Weight management – Soluble and insoluble fiber to trigger satiety and maintain gastrointestinal health.
    Diabetes mellitus – Helps minimize blood glucose fluctuation,which may reduce insulin dosage.
    Colitis – Modifies bowel transit time.
    Constipation – Absorbs water and normalizes intestinal motility.
    Carnitine High Helps metabolize fat & maintain lean muscle.
    Magnesium
    Sodium
    Reduced
    Low
    Help limit the formation of struvite crystalluria and uroliths.
    Antioxidants Added Defend cells from free radical oxidation, promoting a healthy immune system.

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

    * 100% Satisfaction Guarantee - if you are unsatisfied for any reason, return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund or replacement.

    Indications:

    • Obesity prevention, fiber-responsive disease, diabetes mellitus and struvite urolithiasis in obese-prone patients.

     

    Not Recommended For:

    • Growing puppies, pregnant or nursing dogs.
    • Patients with concurrent use of urinary acidifiers, debilitation, dehydration or who are underweight.

    Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition:

    • The nutrition of Prescription Diet® w/d® Multi-Benefit Canine is clinically proven for weight maintenance in dogs prone to weight gain.1,2

     

    Additional Info:

    • Prescription Diet® w/d® Multi-Benefit Canine is a low calorie, increased fiber, nutritionally balanced formula that helps reduce caloric intake in adult dogs that are less active, neutered, or otherwise prone to obesity. Insoluble fiber increases bulk and reduces hunger while lowering fat and caloric intake. Note: For successful weight control, full client cooperation must be obtained and all food intake must be strictly controlled.
    • Delivers effective carnitine levels to help convert fat into energy and build lean muscle mass.
    • Provides an optimal blend of soluble and insoluble fiber to trigger GI tract satiety signals and to fill the upper GI tract to give dogs a feeling of fullness.
    • Increased levels of dietary fiber may benefit patients with fiber-responsive disease such as diabetes, colitis, diarrhea or constipation. Note:  Encourage increased water intake.
    • S+OXSHIELD™: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

    Other Products to Consider

    • For dogs with hyperlipidemia or hyperlipidemic pancreatitis: Prescription Diet® r/d® Canine.
    • Providing low calorie, high fiber treats such as Prescription Diet® Treats helps ensure owner compliance.

    References:

    1 Kushner RF, Blatner DJ, Jewell DE, et al., The PPET Study: People and pets exercising together, Obesity 2006; 14 : 1762-1770.
    2 Data on file, Hills Pet Nutrition, Inc.


  • 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.

    • Recommend feeding the recommended Prescription Diet® dry food, canned food, & treats exclusively.
    • Gradually transition to the new food over a 7 day period.

    Weight Control

    Ideal Weight of Dog - lbs (kgs) Amount per Day - cups (grams) - weight management Amount per Day - cups (grams) - adult maintenance
    5 (2,3) 3/4 (60) 3/4 (60)
    10 (4,5) 1 1/4 (105) 1 3/8 (115)
    15 (6,8) 1 5/8 (135) 1 7/8 (155)
    20 (9,1) 2 (165) 2 1/3 (190)
    30 (14) 2 3/4 (225) 3 (245)
    40 (18) 3 1/3 (275) 3 3/4 (310)
    50 (23) 4 (330) 4 1/2 (370)
    60 (27) 4 1/2 (370) 5 1/4 (430)
    70 (32) 5 1/4 (430) 6 (495)
    80 (36) 5 2/3 (465) 6 1/2 (535)
    100 (45) 6 3/4 (555) 7 2/3 (630)
    120 (54) 7 2/3 (630) 8 3/4 (720)

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's® Prescription Diet® w/d® Multi-Benefit Canine provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult dogs.
  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Whole Grain Wheat, Powdered Cellulose, Chicken Meal, Whole Grain Corn, Corn Gluten Meal, Chicken Fat, Cracked Pearled Barley, Whole Grain Oats, Chicken Liver Flavor, Dried Beet Pulp, Pork Flavor, Lactic Acid, Soybean Oil, Caramel color, Flaxseed, Choline Chloride, Potassium Chloride, Glyceryl Monostearate, Potassium Citrate, Iodized Salt, L-Lysine, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), L-Tryptophan, Calcium Carbonate, DL-Methionine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, L-Carnitine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene.

  • Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3100 kcal/kg (255 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 18.8 20.7 6.1 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 11.8 13.0 3.8 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 14.6 16.0 4.7 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 41.1 45.1 13.2 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.73 0.80 235 mg / 100 kcal
    Phosphorous 0.60 0.66 193 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.24 0.27 79 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.71 0.78 229 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.090 0.099 29 mg / 100 kcal
    Carnitine 469.4 ppm 515.8 ppm 15.14 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin C 128 ppm 140 ppm 4.12 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 620 IU/kg 682 IU/kg 20.01 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 14.32 15.74 4620 mg / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-6 FA 45.46 49.96 14666 mg / 100 kcal
    Insoluble Fiber 23.2 25.5 7.5 g / 100 kcal
    Soluble Fiber 1.8 1.9 0.6 g / 100 kcal
    Total Dietary Fiber 25.1 27.6 8.1 g / 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 Hill's® Prescription Diet® w/d® Multi-Benefit Canine contains 2.9 oz. by weight.

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