PURINA® PROPLAN® VETERINARY DIETS Feline DM St/Ox Diabetes Management is a highly palatable complete veterinary diet for cats with diabetes. It has been specially formulated to help regulate blood glucose (sugar) levels in diabetic cats. PPVD DM contains very low levels of carbohydrate to reduce the upsurge in blood glucose that happens after meals, and high levels of protein to help stimulate insulin release from the pancreas. It has been shown to reduce insulin requirements in some diabetic cats and is also rich in the antioxidant vitamin E to help neutralise the free radicals that are produced with diabetes.
Note that PPVD DM is not suitable for pregnant cats, kittens or cats that need a low protein diet such as those with kidney failure or some types of liver disease.
With St/Ox to help support urinary health in cats which may be susceptible to urinary conditions.
Very low carbohydrate to help reduce blood glucose variation, Clinically proven to help reduce insulin requirements in some diabetic cats, Increased vitamin E to reduce the oxidative stress associated with diabetes
Meat and Animal Derivatives, Fish and Fish Derivatives, Derivatives of Vegetable Origin, Minerals, Carbohydrate Source: Corn Starch
Moisture: 76.5% Protein: 13.0% Fat content: 5.5% Crude ash: 2.2% Crude fibres: 0.9% Starch: 0.4% Total sugar: <0.5%
Taurine: 1 350 mg/kg
Energy value: 0.99 kcal/g
Nutritional Additives IU/kg:
Vit A: 1 200
Vit D3: 160
Vit E: 180
Weight of cat (kg): 2, cans/day: 2/3
Weight of cat (kg): 4, cans/day: 1 1/4
Weight of cat (kg): 6, cans/day: 1 3/4
Weight of cat (kg): 8, cans/day: 2 1/2
Daily feeding guide: See table. It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before use or before extending period of use. Recommended length of time: initially up to 6 months. Water should always be available.
Please note that all indications for PURINA® PRO PLAN® VETERINARY DIETS mentioned in this leaflet/brochure/page are for the dietary support of cats and dogs with the listed conditions and do not preclude appropriate medical management. The veterinary diets should be used under veterinary supervision