Urinary S/O is for the nutritional management of dogs with struvite or oxalate crystals and lower urinary tract disease. Recommended for cases of (indications): Struvite uroliths: dissolution and management of recurrence, Calcium oxalate uroliths: management of recurrence, Bacterial cystitis: management of secondary struvitecrystalluria (in association with adequate antibiotic therapy.) Not recommended in case of (contraindications): Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), Heart disease (when sodium restriction is sought), Concurrent use of urine-acidifying drugs, Growth, gestation, lactation, Pancreatitis or a history of pancreatitis, Hyperlipidaemia. This diet is complete and balanced and can be fed long-term. A full health check should be performed by a veterinarian every 6 months. It is recommended that a veterinarian’s opinion be sought before use. Feed Urinary S/O for 5 to 12 weeks for the dissolution of struvite stones and up to 6 months for the reduction of struvite stone recurrence. In older dogs, renal function should be checked before recommendation. Water should be available at all times.
Composition: maize flour, rice, animal fats, dehydrated poultry protein, maize gluten, minerals, hydrolysed animal proteins, vegetable fibres, soya oil, fish oil, fructo-oligo-saccharides, mono – and diglycerides of palmitic and stearic acids esterified with citric acid, marigold extract (source of lutein). Protein sources: dehydrated poultry protein, maize gluten, hydrolysed animal proteins.
Nutritional additives: Vitamin A: 15500 IU, Vitamin D3: 1000 IU, E1 (Iron): 44 mg, E2 (Iodine): 4.4 mg, E4 (Copper): 13 mg, E5 (Manganese): 57 mg, E6 (Zinc): 147 mg, E8 (Selenium): 0.06 mg, Urine acidifying substances: calcium sulphate (0.88%).Preservatives – Antioxidants.
Analytical constituents: Protein: 18.0% – Fat content: 17.0% – Crude ash: 6.4% – Crude fibres: 2.2% – Calcium: 0.5% – Phosphorous: 0.5% – Sodium: 1.1% – Chloride: 2.14% – Potassium: 0.8%- Magnesium: 0.04% – Sulphur: 0.5% – Urine acidifying substances: calcium sulfate (0.88%) DL – methionine (0.6%)- EPA and DHA: 0.21%. Metabolisable energy: 388 kcal/100g.