A complete dry cat food diet for the support of renal function in case of chronic renal insufficiency in adult and senior cats. Formulated with restricted but high-quality proteins and low level of phosphorus to help slow the progression of chronic kidney disease. This diet has a great taste to satisfy renal patients with reduced appetite.
It is not suitable for cats that require a high protein or phosphorus intake, such as pregnant queens and growing kittens.
This is a veterinary diet that should always be fed under veterinary supervision.
Please note that all indications for Purina Veterinary Diets mentioned on this website are for the dietary support of the dog (or cat) with the listed condition and do not preclude appropriate medical management. The veterinary diets should be used under veterinary supervision.
Chronic kidney disease is one of the most common and important diseases in older cats. Although CKD is irreversible, appropriate intervention may help to:
• Limit additional damage to the kidneys (e.g.
where an underlying cause can be treated).
• Slow the progression of disease and significantly
• Address complications that arise from the
CKD (e.g. hypertension).
• Improve the quality of life for the patient.
This diet have a great taste to satisfy renal patients with reduced appetite.
This is a veterinary diet for cats diagnosed with kidney disease – and should always be fed under vet supervision. It is not suitable for cats that require a high protein or phosphorus intake, such as pregnant queens and growing kittens.
It is recommended that a veterinarian’s opinion be sought before use.
For each additional 1 kg of body weight, feed an additional ¼ of can per day when only wet food, and 15 g of dry food when only dry food fed.
Cats with chronic renal failure should be fed Feline NF Renal Function for life.
|BW (kg)||Qty in dry (g)||Qty in can||Qty in pouch||Qty dry + can
|Can||Qty dry + pouch
|kcal/g||3.8||1.2||1.23||1/2 can = 30g||1/2 pouch =25g|
A gradual transition to a new diet may be especially helpful in cats with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Cats with CKD that remain inappetent or anorexic cats should be assessed for nausea.
Where adequate fluid intake is a concern, the PURINA® PRO PLAN® VETERINARY DIETS NF Renal Function™ wet formula is strongly recommended. Cats with chronic renal failure should be fed Feline NF Renal Function for life.
Maize*, rice*, soya meal*, wheat flour*, wheat gluten meal*, animal fat, dehydrated poultry protein*, digest*, maize gluten meal*, dried egg*, pea fiber, dried beet pulp, minerals, fish oil, yeast.
* Protein sources
FELINE NF RENAL FUNCTION
|Key nutrient values2||Dry|
|- Omega-6 fatty acids||1.36%|
|- Omega-3 fatty acids||0.3%|
|Vitamin E||560 UI/kg|
|Metabolisable energy (ME)1||3804.3 kcal/kg|
1 Calculated using NRC 2006 equations.
2 Typical analysis in the final product as fed