Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ k/d™ Felino - Cuidado Renal - Alimento Seco

Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and is clinically tested nutrition to improve & lengthen quality of life.1

Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline contains a proprietary technology (E.A.T. TechnologyTM) for cats which is clinically proven to stimulate appetite and increase caloric intake of renal cats.4 This technology in addition to high levels of essential amino acids and L-Carnitine will support the cat's natural ability to build muscle mass daily. 

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  • Key Benefits

    Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and is clinically tested nutrition to improve & lengthen quality of life.1

    Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline contains a proprietary technology (E.A.T. TechnologyTM) for cats which is clinically proven to stimulate appetite and increase caloric intake of renal cats.4 This technology in addition to high levels of essential amino acids and L-Carnitine will support the cat's natural ability to build muscle mass daily. 


    * 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:

    Alimento coadjuvante seco para gatos adultos, indicado em casos de Doença Renal Crônica ou sinais iniciais de doença cardiovascular.

     

     

    Not Recommended For:

    Filhotes, fêmeas prenhes ou lactantes.


    Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition:

    A two-year clinical study of cats with naturally occurring chronic kidney disease compared the effects of feeding the nutrition of Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline versus a typical adult grocery food:1

      • Improved Quality of Life - Fed Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline to cats with IRIS stage 2 and 3 kidney disease (serum creatinine between 2.1-4.5 mg/dL) resulted in no uremic episodes, while 26% of the control group experienced uremic crises.
      • Body Condition and Body Weight Maintenance - Cats eating Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline maintained their body condition and body weight.2 3

    Other claim: 

      • The only renal solution with breakthrough Enhanced Appetite Trigger (E.A.T.)™ Technology for cats, proven to significantly increase appetite on cats with chronic renal disease.4

     

     

    Additional Info:

    • Urine is targeted to be more alkaline. Note: 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, or test methodology.
    • Feeding Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline to an animal with a uremic crisis could/may induce food aversion.
    • Leading renal products compared against include Royal Canin® Renal Support A,F,S
    • Stimulating appetite in cats with chronic renal disease:
        --Improves clinical signs
        --Sustains vital lean muscle tissue
        --Extends & improves quality of life
    • S+OXSHIELDTM: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

    Other Products to Consider

    • For cats with kidney disease: Prescription Diet® k/d® Feline comes in a variety of flavors both wet and dry.
    • For cats with non-proteinuric early-stage chronic kidney disease: Prescription Diet® k/d® Early Support Feline 
    • For cats with chronic kidney disease and concurrent osteoarthritis/degenerative joint disease (DJD): Prescription Diet® k/d®+ Mobility Feline 

    References:

    1. Ross SJ, Osborne CA, Kirk CA et al., Clinical evaluation of dietary modification for treatment of spontaneous chronic kidney disease in cats, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2006; 229 (6): 949-957.
    2. Yamka RM, Mendelez L., Maintenance of lean body mass in senior cats fed a low protein therapeutical renal food. (Abstr) ACVIM Forum 2010.
    3. Kirk, CA, Hickman MA., Dietary protein requirement of cats with spontaneous renal disease (Abstr) J Veterinary Intern Med. 2000: 14 (3) 351

    Only dry foods contain E.A.T.™ Technology. 2016 Data on File.


  • Feeding Guide

    How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Forneça as quantidades recomendadas de alimento ao seu pet para manutenção do peso ideal. No caso de dúvidas, consulte seu médico-veterinário. Para melhores resultados:

    – Respeite um período de transição sempre que trocar de alimento, aumentando gradualmente as quantidades fornecidas do novo produto num período mínimo de 7 dias.

    – Alimente seu pet exclusivamente com os produtos Science Diet™ ou Prescription Diet™, conforme orientação veterinária.

    As necessidades nutricionais do seu pet podem variar com a idade. Pergunte ao seu médico-veterinário a cada consulta. Science Diet™ está disponível em uma grande variedade de alimentos secos para as necessidades únicas de seu pet. 

    Adulto manutenção

    Weight of Cat - (kg) Quantidade diária (grams)
    2 kg 35 g
    3 kg 45 g
    4 kg 55 g
    5 kg 65 g
    6 kg 75 g
    7 kg 85 g

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

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Arroz Integral, Farelo de Gluten de Milho – 60*, Carne Mecanicamente Separada de Frango, Gordura Suína, Grão de Trigo, Farinha de Cevada, Glúten de Trigo, Hidrolisado de Fígado de Frango, Proteína de Ervilha, Ovó em Pó, Óleo de Peixe Refinado, Ácido Lático, Citrato de Potássio, Sulfato de Cálcio Dihidratado, L-Lisina, L-Arginina, Cloreto de Colina, Carbonato de Cálcio, Vitaminas (Vitamina E, Ácido Ascórbico Polifosfato (fonte de Vitamina C), Niacina (B3), Mononitrato de Tiamina (B1), Vitamina A, Pantotenato de Cálcio (B5), Cloridrato de Piridoxina (B6), Biotina (B7), Vitamina B12, Riboflavina (B2), Ácido Fólico (B9), Vitamina D3, Menadiona Bissulfito de Sódio (fonte de Vitamina K)), L-Treonina, Taurina, Cloreto de Sódio (Sal Comum), DL-Metionina, Minerais (Sulfato Ferroso, Óxido de Zinco, Sulfato de Cobre, Óxido de Manganês, Iodato de Cálcio, Selenito de Sódio), Cloreto de Potássio, L-Carnitina, L- Triptofano, Concentrado de Tocoferóis, Extrato de Chá-Verde, Extrato de Hortelã, Extrato de Alecrim, Betacaroteno. Espécies doadoras do gene: Agrobacterium tumefaciens (*), Bacillus thuringiensis (*), Streptomyces viridochromogenes (*), Zea mays (*).

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    4239 kcal/kg (541 kcal/100g)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Proteína 28.7 30.1 6.8 g / 100 kcal
    Gordura 22.1 23.1 5.2 g / 100 kcal
    Fibra bruta 0.9 0.9 0.2 g / 100 kcal
    Hidratos de carbono 38.7 40.5 9.1 g / 100 kcal
    Cálcio 0.72 0.75 169 mg / 100 kcal
    Sódio 0.24 0.25 56 mg / 100 kcal
    Potássio 0.72 0.75 169 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnésio 0.078 0.081 18 mg / 100 kcal
    Taurina 0.27 0.28 64 mg / 100 kcal
    DHA 0.203 0.213 47.9 mg / 100 kcal
    EPA 0.287 0.300 67.6 mg / 100 kcal
    Ácidos gordos ómega-3 0.82 0.85 192 mg / 100 kcal
    Ácidos gordos ómega-6 4.04 4.23 952 mg / 100 kcal
    Fósforo 0.49 0.51 116 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 Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ k/d™ Felino - Cuidado Renal - Alimento Seco contains oz. by weight.