Assists in the nutritional management of dogs with diabetes mellitus.
Diabetic is a complete diet formulated to assist in the nutritional management of dogs with diabetes mellitus. It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before use or before extending the period of use. Cereals of low glycaemic index along with the gelling action of psyllium mucilages reduces blood glucose levels after eating. High in protein content to help maintain lean muscle mass and limits a high blood glucose spike after eating. Reduced starch level results in lower blood glucose levels after eating. The patented antioxidant complex helps fight free radicals, maintain healthy DNA and promotes a healthy immune system.
Royal Canin therapeutic veterinary diets are carefully formulated and strictly recommended to be used only under the advice of your veterinarian.
Please note: Estimated cost per day and how long this product will last you is based on averages of age, size, breed and this being the ONLY source of food.
Dehydrated poultry protein, barley, wheat gluten*, maize gluten, vegetable fibres, animal fats, tapioca, beet pulp, hydrolysed animal proteins, fish oil, psyllium husks and seeds, fructo-oligo-saccharides, minerals, marigold extract (source of lutein). ADDITIVES (per kg): Nutritional additives: Vitamin A: 15900 IU, Vitamin D3: 1000 IU, E1 (Iron): 30 mg, E2 (Iodine): 3 mg, E4 (Copper): 4 mg, E5 (Manganese): 39 mg, E6 (Zinc): 118 mg, E8 (Selenium): 0.03 mg - Preservatives - Antioxidants. ANALYTICAL CONSTITUENTS: Protein: 37% - Fat content: 12% - Crude ash: 5.2% - Crude fibres: 6.4% - Starch: 19.1% - Essential fatty acids: 2.76% - Total sugars: 1.5% *L.I.P.: protein selected for its very high assimilation.