Hill's® Prescription Diet® Metabolic + Urinary Feline

Prescription Diet® Metabolic + Urinary Feline pet food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage your cat's weight and urinary health. In fact, Metabolic+Urinary has clinically tested nutrition to reduce the recurrence of FIC by 89% AND proven to reduce body weight by 11% in 60 days.

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  • Key Benefits

    Prescription Diet® Metabolic + Urinary Feline pet food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage your cat's weight and urinary health. In fact, Metabolic+Urinary has clinically tested nutrition to reduce the recurrence of FIC by 89% AND proven to reduce body weight by 11% in 60 days.


    These characteristics make Prescription Diet® Metabolic+Urinary Feline veterinary exclusive pet food useful as a nutritional aid for improving energy metabolism in obese or overweight cats with with FLUTD or FIC:


    Proprietary bundle of synergistically effective nutrients High Provides appetite regulation, reduces inflammation and improves energy metabolism
    Antioxidant bundle High Vitamins E and Beta Carotene help defend cells against free radical oxidation and counteract inflammation
    Fiber High Soluble and insoluble fiber to trigger satiety, control appetite, and maintain gastrointestinal health.
    Magnesium, Calcium, Phosphorus Controlled levels Reduce building blocks of crystals and uroliths.
    Potassium Citrate Added Inhibits calcium oxalate crystals and uroliths
    Omega-3 Fatty Acids EPA and DHA High Help break inflammatory cycle associated with uroliths, crystals, and FIC.
    Target Urine pH* 6.2 – 6.4 Discourages struvite formation, with minimal effect on calcium oxalate formation

    * 100% Satisfaction Guarantee - if you are unsatisfied for any reason, return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund or replacement.

    Indications:

    Obese, obese prone or weight maintenance in cats with concurrent FLUTD

     

     

    Not Recommended For:

    • Patients with concurrent use of urinary acidifiers
    • Growing kittens, pregnant or nursing cats.

    Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition:

    • Clinically proven nutrition to reduce body weight by 11% in 60 days 3
    • The nutrition of Metabolic + Urinary is clinically proven to work with each cats unique metabolic response activating the bodys natural ability to burn excess body fat and affect calorie utilization.
    • In an in-home feeding study the nutrition of Metabolic+Urinary 88% of pets experienced weight loss within 2 months. 4
    • Clinically tested to dissolve struvite stones in as little as 7 days (Average 27 days in vivo study in urolith forming cats). 1
    • Nutrition clinically tested to reduce the recurrence of FIC signs by 89%. 2
    • Clinical studies have shown that the nutrition in Prescription Diet® Metabolic + Urinary reduces risk of both calcium oxalate and struvite uroliths formation. 3

     

    Additional Info:

    • A complete portfolio of dry food and stews are designed to work together to ensure safe and healthy weight loss, easy weight maintenance, and effective urinary care.
    • Ideal for multiple cat households
    • Dry and canned formulas can be mixed or fed concurrently

    Other Products to Consider

    • Prescription Diet® r/d® Feline to reach the target body weight. A cat should then be fed Prescription Diet® w/d® Feline, Science Diet® Adult Perfect Weight or Ideal Balance™ Slim & Healthy Adult to maintain optimum body weight and avoid weight gain.
    • To dissolve struvite crystals and uroliths: Prescription Diet® c/d® Multicare Feline, Prescription Diet® c/d® Multicare Stress Feline and Prescription Diet® s/d® Feline.

    References:

    • Clinically proven nutrition to reduce body weight by 11% in 60 days 3
    • The nutrition of Metabolic + Urinary is clinically proven to work with each cats unique metabolic response activating the bodys natural ability to burn excess body fat and affect calorie utilization.
    • In an in-home feeding study the nutrition of Metabolic+Urinary 88% of pets experienced weight loss within 2 months. 4
    • Clinically tested to dissolve struvite stones in as little as 7 days (Average 27 days in vivo study in urolith forming cats). 1
    • Nutrition clinically tested to reduce the recurrence of FIC signs by 89%. 2
    • Clinical studies have shown that the nutrition in Prescription Diet® Metabolic + Urinary reduces risk of both calcium oxalate and struvite uroliths formation. 3

    *Urine pH of individual cats may vary due to complicating factors such as time of feeding before urine collection, type of urine collection, individual animal variation, and test methodology.


  • Feeding Guide

    How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. Monitoring your patient's condition will assure the nutritional recommendation provides the best results.

    • Reinforce with clients to feed Prescription Diet dry food, canned food, & treats exclusively.
    • Determine the amount to feed based on the ideal weight rather than the current weight.
    • Gradually transition to the new food over a 7 day period.

    Weight Control

    Ideal Weight of Cat Weight Loss Weight Control
    6 lb (2,7 kg) 3/8 cup (35 g) 5/8 cup (55 g)
    8 lb (3,6 kg) 1/2 cup (45 g) 3/4 cup (65 g)
    10 lb (4,5 kg) 5/8 cup (55 g) 7/8 cup (75 g)
    12 lb (5,4 kg) 2/3 cup (60 g) 1 cup (90 g)
    14 lb (6,4 kg) 3/4 cup (65 g) 1 1/8 cups (100 g)
    16 lb (7,3 kg) 7/8 cup (75 g) 1 1/4 cups (110 g)
    18 lb (8,2 kg) 7/8 cup (75 g) 1 3/8 cups (120 g)

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's® Prescription Diet® Metabolic + Urinary Feline provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult cats
  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Brewers Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Wheat Gluten, Chicken Meal, Dried Tomato Pomace, Chicken Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Flaxseed, Coconut Oil, L-Lysine, Fish Oil, Lactic Acid, Potassium Citrate, Potassium Chloride, DL-Methionine, Carrots, Choline Chloride , Taurine, Iodized Salt, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), L-Carnitine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Calcium Sulfate, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3289 kcal/kg (289 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 35.8 38.1 10.9 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 12.1 12.9 3.7 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 12.4 13.2 3.8 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 28.7 30.5 8.7 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.66 0.70 200 mg / 100 kcal
    Phosphorous 0.56 0.60 171 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.31 0.33 94 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.82 0.88 250 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.070 0.075 21 mg / 100 kcal
    Taurine 0.43 0.46 131 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 703 IU/kg 748 IU/kg 21.39 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 1.27 1.35 387 mg / 100 kcal

    References:

    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.


    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Hill's® Prescription Diet® Metabolic + Urinary Feline contains 3.1 oz. by weight.

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