The formula of this diet helps to slow kidney failure. The lower content of some minerals prevents the formation of new urinary stones. Among the functional ingredients of the food are cranberries. They contain proanthocyanidins that have the ability to stop bacteriafrom sticking to the bladder walls and forming colonies. Prevention of bacterial infection is the result of this mechanism.
The kidneys are a vital, paired organ with numerous functions in the body. They eliminate harmful metabolic products from the body and also maintain the homeostasis of the internal environment. They are involved in controlling blood volume and pressure. Should their functions fail, it is necessary that patients be provided with proper nutrition.
The results show that after 4 months of feeding this diet in combination with proper medication, there was a significant improvement in the health of cats suffering from kidney disease. The following health markers were monitored: urine pH, blood urea and creatinine. After 4 months of feeding, the pH of the urine decreased and thus the formation of urinary stones was prevented. Urea and creatinine levels decreased and approached the normal physiological range.
Indications: chronic renal insufficiency; prevention of formation of struvite, calcium oxalate and calcium phosphate stones; lower urinary tract disease.
Contraindications: do not use simultaneously with urine acidifiers. Do not use for kittens, pregnant and nursing cats.
Ingredients: dehydrated pork meat, rice, maize, eggs, poultry fat, fish fat, hydrolyzed animal protein, maize protein, vegetable fiber, flaxseed, taurine, MOS (mannanoligosaccharides), FOS (fructooligosaccharides), mixture of herbs and algae (Ascophyllum nodosum, Echinacea purpurea, Urtica dioica), β-glukans, cranberry extract 0.01 %, additives (vitamins, trace elements, amino acids).
DETOX & IMMUNITY COMPLEX with functional herbal components
Echinacea Purpurea - contains interferon, echinacoside and echinacein, that help eliminate pathogenic microorganisms; significantly helps to strengthen immunity.
Urtica dioica - has a positive effect on the liver, stomach and urinarytract; promotesdigestion and helpsdetoxifythe body.
Ascophyllum nodosum - contains natural antioxidants and helps protect the body from the negative effects of free radicals.