KEY FEATURES KEY BENEFITS Protein; Branched-chain amino acids; Aromatic amino acids Highly digestible & reduced; High; Balanced Reduces workload on the liver. Reduces accumulation of ammonia and consequent CNS signs (hepatic encephalopathy). Zinc, Vitamin K Increased Helps reduce the risk of deficiencies common in liver disorders. Copper Reduced Helps reduce copper accumulation in the liver. L-Carnitine Supplemented Helps improve fat metabolism to limit hepatic lipidosis. Soluble fibre Supplemented Helps decrease ammonia reabsorption in the bowel. Sodium Reduced Helps limit portal hypertension and ascites. Potassium Increased Helps avoid hypokalaemia which can trigger CNS signs. Superior antioxidant formula Added Neutralises free radicals.
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- Liver disorders
- Hepatic encephalopathy
- Portosystemic shunt
- Copper storage disease
Not Recommended For:
- Pregnant or lactating bitches and puppies up to 6 months
- Dogs with hyperlipidaemia or pancreatitis, or with a history of, or at risk of, pancreatitis
- Provides complete balanced nutrition for growing puppies as well as adult dogs.
How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.
These ranges are a starting point only, because dogs' needs vary. Adjust the feeding amount to maitain optimal body weight.
Based on a puppy's age and weight, feed the same number of cans or grams as shown for Science PlanTMPuppy Healthy DevelopmentTMin the Daily Feeding Amounts for puppies
Daily Feeding Guide
Body Weight(kg) Cans 370 g 2.5 1/3 - 1/2 5 1/2 - 3/4 10 1 - 1 1/3 20 1 2/3 - 2 1/4 30 2 1/4 - 3 40 2 2/3 - 3 3/4 50 3 1/4 - 4 1/2 60 + 3/40 per kg
Prescription Diet™ l/d™ Canine is a complete dietetic pet food for dogs for the support of liver function in cases of chronic liver insufficiency and for reduction of copper in the liver. This dietetic pet food has a moderate level of high quality protein, high levels of essential fatty acids and highly digestible carbohydrates and a low level of copper.
High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.
Original: Rice, animal fat, soybean meal, soybean oil, dried egg, maize starch, maize gluten meal, digest, minerals, cellulose, fish oil, dried beet pulp, vitamins and trace elements.
Nutrient As Fed1
As Fed, Caloric Basis3
Protein 6.2 18.3 4.1 g / 100 kcal Fat 8.3 24.7 5.6 g / 100 kcal Crude Fiber 0.9 2.7 0.6 g / 100 kcal Carbohydrate / NFE 16.4 48.7 11.0 g / 100 kcal Calcium 0.29 0.86 193 mg / 100 kcal Sodium 0.08 0.23 52 mg / 100 kcal Potassium 0.32 0.96 215 mg / 100 kcal Magnesium 0.025 0.073 16 mg / 100 kcal Taurine 0.04 0.12 28 mg / 100 kcal L-carnitine 121.3 ppm 359.8 ppm 8.10 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin C 72 ppm 212 ppm 4.78 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin E 259 IU/kg 770 IU/kg 17.32 IU / 100 kcal Omega-3-fatty acids 0.53 1.58 354 mg / 100 kcal Omega-6-fatty acids 2.29 6.78 1527 mg / 100 kcal Crude Ash 1.9 5.5 1.2 g / 100 kcal Beta-carotene 2.09 ppm 6.19 ppm 0.14 mg / 100 kcal Copper 1.5 ppm 4.5 ppm 0.10 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin A 10920 IU/kg 32398 IU/kg 729 IU / 100 kcal Vitamin D 612 IU/kg 1814 IU/kg 40.8 IU / 100 kcal Zinc 45 ppm 133 ppm 3.0 mg / 100 kcal
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.