This food is recommended by my vet. My dog loves it
Royal Canin Hepatic Dog 420g x 12
Royal Canin Hepatic is a nutritionally balanced diet formulated to support liver function in dogs with chronic liver conditions.
Hepatic is a nutritionally balanced diet formulated to support liver function in dogs with chronic liver conditions.
Recommended for (indications):
- Liver disease
- Chronic hepatitis
- Portosystemic shunt
- Hepatic encephalopathy
- Liver failure
- Copper metabolism disorders
- Piroplasmosis / Babesiosis
Not recommended for (contraindications):
- Pregnancy, lactation, growth
- Pancreatitis or history of pancreatitis
Varies depending on the pathology and on the regenerative ability of the hepatic tissue. Lifetime feeding may be necessary in case of chronic disease. In order to reduce the postprandial hepatic load, it is recommended to feed several small meals up to the recommended daily intake. It is recommended that a veterinarian’s opinion be sought before use or before extending the period of use.
A low level of copper and increased zinc content helps reduce the accumulation of copper in liver cells.
Reduced sodium content helps reduce high blood pressure in the portal vein, which helps prevent the accumulation of fluid in the abdomen.
Nutritional support plays a key role in management of liver failure by:
- Reducing the metabolic workload,
- Limiting calorie intake from protein,
- Providing antioxidants to neutralise damaging free radicals,
- Limiting progression of inflammation and fibrosis,
- Providing essential nutrients for hepatocyte regeneration
Cold Shipping Terms and Conditions
This is a product that requires shipping at refrigerated temperatures. By purchasing this product you agree to our Cold Shipping Terms & Conditions as follows:
You understand and accept the risk for potential delays to shipping that are beyond the control of The Animal Pharmacy.
You understand and accept that The Animal Pharmacy will not replace any refrigerated products due to delays in shipping that may or may not affect the viability of this product.
You understand and accept that there are inherent risks involved in shipping refrigerated products which may affect the efficacy of this product.
You understand and accept that Shipping Insurance offered by The Animal Pharmacy does not cover for delays to shipment, only if the shipment is confirmed as lost or damaged in transit.
You understand and accept that Australia Post does not provide refrigerated shipping and that parcels must be accepted at your address. If they are not accepted, they will be brought to a post office or depot and most likely will not be stored in a refrigerated area. All refrigeration is provide by The Animal Pharmacy and is only internal in the parcel.
2 Reviews Write a Review
This diet is essential for maintaining my dogs wellbeing, and he loves it!