Formulated to support liver function
Hepatic is a nutritionally balanced diet formulated to support liver function in dogs with chronic liver conditions. Recommended for (indications): Liver disease; Portosystemic shunt; Hepatic encephalopathy; Piroplasmosis / Babesiosis; Chronic hepatitis; Liver failure; Copper metabolism disorders. Initially feed Hepatic for up to 6 months. It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before use or before extending the period of use. Vegetable protein is easily digested and absorbed by dogs with liver conditions. A low level of copper and increased zinc content helps reduce the accumulation of copper in liver cells. The patented antioxidant complex helps fight free radicals, maintain healthy DNA, promotes a healthy immune system and helps protect the remaining liver cells. High energy provided by increased dietary fat helps maintain bodyweight and permits smaller meal volumes to be fed. Initially feed Hepatic for up to 6 months. It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before use or before extending the period of use.Royal Canin therapeutic veterinary diets are carefully formulated and strictly recommended to be used only under the advice of your veterinarian. OnlineVetStore and Royal Canin strongly recommend you seek advice from your veterinarian prior to and during feeding this product to your pet and that you take your pet to your vet regularly (every six months). 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.
Rice, maize, animal fats, soya protein isolate*, hydrolysed animal proteins, beet pulp, minerals, soya oil, vegetable fibres, fish oil, fructo-oligo-saccharides, marigold extract (source of lutein). ADDITIVES (per kg): Nutritional additives: Vitamin A: 11600 IU, Vitamin D3: 1000 IU, E1 (Iron): 115 mg, E2 (Iodine): 4.3 mg, E5 (Manganese): 53 mg, E6 (Zinc): 212 mg, E8 (Selenium): 0.38 mg - Preservatives - Antioxidants. ANALYTICAL CONSTITUENTS: Protein: 16% - Fat content: 16% - Crude ash: 4.7% - Crude fibres: 2% - Essential fatty acids: 43 g/kg - Total copper: 4 mg/kg - Sodium: 0.2% - Potassium: 0.9% - Metabolisable energy: 3906 kcal/kg. *L.I.P.: protein selected for its very high assimilation.