What is DM Diabetic Management for Cats by Purina ProPlan?
- Purina ProPlan DM is a canned diet specifically designed for cats with diabetes mellitus.
Why is Purina ProPlan DM used for Cats?
- DM is formulated with low levels of carbohydrates and high protein levels to meet the unique nutritional needs of diabetic cats.
- Purina ProPlan DM promotes gluconeogenesis, a process in the body that converts protein to glucose for a more steady release of glucose and may lead to a reduced insulin requirement.
- DM also helps make your cat's urine more acidic, and less likely to develop struvite and calcium oxalate crystals.
- This diet provides antioxidant-rich nutrition and also contains additional antioxidants and omega 3 and 6 fatty acids.
What else should I know about Purina ProPlan DM?
- DM Diabetic Management is only available with a veterinarian's prescription.
What problems could by cat have with Purina ProPlan DM?
- Read the prescription label carefully for your veterinarian's recommended feeding guidelines.
How do I use Purina ProPlan DM Diabetic Management for Cats?
- For additional information about this diet, consult your veterinarian.
What is in Purina ProPlan DM for Cats?
Purina ProPlan DM (Dry)
- Ingredients: Poultry By-Product Meal, Soy Protein Isolate, Corn Gluten Meal, Soy Flour, Animal Fat Preserved with Mixed-Tocopherols, Corn Starch, Animal Liver Flavor, Calcium Carbonate, Phosphoric Acid, Fish Oil, Potassium Chloride, L-Lysine Monohydrochloride, Taurine, DL-Methionine, Choline Chloride, Powdered Cellulose, Salt, Vitamin E Supplement, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacin, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin Supplement, Copper Sulfate, Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Biotin, Calcium Iodate, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (Vitamin K), Sodium Selenite.
- Guaranteed Analysis: Crude Protein (Min) 51.0%, Crude Fat (Min) 15.0%, Crude Fiber (Max) 3.0%, Moisture (Max) 12.0%, Ash (Max) 7.7%, Calcium (Ca) (Min) 0.9%, Phosphorous (P) (Min) 0.8%, Vitamin A (Min) 18,000 IU/kg, Vitamin E (Min) 100 IU/kg, Carbohydrate (Max) 18.0%
- Calorie Content: 4217 kcal/kg, 605 kcal/cup
Purina ProPlan (Canned)
- Ingredients: Meat by-products, water, chicken, salmon, soy protein isolate, oat hulls, L-Lysine monohydrochloride, artificial and natural flavors, guar gum, potassium chloride, calcium sulfate, sodium bisulfate, taurine, Vitamin E supplement, carrageenan, choline chloride, salt, thiamine mononitrate, L-Carnitine, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, niacin, calcium pantothenate, Vitamin A supplement, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (Vitamin K), pyridoxine hydrochloride, manganese sulfate, copper sulfate, riboflavin supplement, Vitamin B-12 supplement, biotin, folic acid, Vitamin D-3 supplement, potassium iodide.
- Guaranteed Analysis: Crude Protein (Min) 12.0%, Crude Fat (Min) 4.5%, Crude Fiber (Max) 2.0%, Moisture (Max) 78.0%, Ash (Max) 3.1%
- Calorie Content: 1048 kcal/kg, 163 kcal/can
Purina ProPlan (Savory Selects Canned)
- Ingredients: Water, chicken, liver, wheat gluten, meat by-products, corn starch-modified, soy flour, glycine, potassium chloride, tricalcium phosphate, natural flavor, L-Lysine monohydrochloride, taurine, salt, choline chloride, caramel color, Vitamin E supplement, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, thiamine mononitrate, L-Carnitine, niacin, manganese sulfate, copper sulfate, calcium pantothenate, Vitamin A supplement, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (Vitamin K), pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin supplement, Vitamin B-12 supplement, biotin, folic acid, potassium iodide, Vitamin D-3 supplement.
- Guaranteed Analysis: Crude Protein (Min) 12.5%, Crude Fat (Min) 2.5%, Crude Fiber (Max) 1.0%, Moisture (Max)78.0%, Taurine (Min) 0.05%
- Calorie Content: 1014 kcal/kg, 158 kcal/can
Will I get with I see in the Picture?
- Purina ProPlan DM is a name brand. You will receive the exact product you request.
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Q & A
What is the percentage of ash in this cat food??
According to the manufacturer Purina, DM dietetic Management contains a maximum of 7.7% ash. Please contact your veterinarian to determine if this product is appropriate for your cat.Verified Answer