Royal Canin Veterinary Diet – Gastro Intestinal alleviates symptoms of acute gastrointestinal disorders in cats. Your cat’s digestive track is one of the most sensitive organs and disorders can be very common, which common symptoms include chronic diarrhoea and vomiting. If your cat suffers from a gastrointestinal illness, a change of diet is crucial and Royal Canin Veterinary Diet – Gastro Intestinal wet food offers a nutritional and tasty meal. It has a high energy density, which means your cat can be fed small portions without its stomach being overloaded. The fermentable fibres (FOS) help keep your cat’s digestive system working regularly, while supporting a balanced intestinal flora. The protein content can be easily digested, which provides some relief to the stomach and intestine. Many cats with gastrointestinal disorders suffer from a loss of appetite and weight loss, so Royal Canin Veterinary Diet – Gastro Intestinal wet food is specifically formulated to be highly palatable and well accepted. The EPA and DHA fatty acids can also help support the digestive system. Indications: Acute and chronic diarrhoea Gastritis Anorexia Colitis Dysbacteria Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) Convalescence Maldigestion, malabsorption, digestive problems Liver disorders (excluding hepatic encephalopathy) Contraindications: Hepatic encephalopathy Pancreatitis Lymphangiectasia – exudative enteropathy Key benefits: Digestive security: highly digestible proteins reduce intestinal fermentation processes, while the fermentable fibres (FOS) maintain a balanced intestinal flora. High energy density: allows you to feed your cat small portions of food, which helps to reduce the workload on the intestine. Well accepted: highly palatable food encourages cats with a loss of appetite to eat and also helps them to recover. EPA and DHA fatty acids: help support a healthy digestive system. EPA (Eicosapentaenoic acid) and DHA (Docosahexaenoic acid) are long-chain omega-3 fatty acids. Length of treatment: The length of treatment varies and depends on the degree of the symptoms. If your cat suffers from chronic symptoms, it can be life-long treatment. If your cat is prone to gaining weight easily, switch to Royal Canin Veterinary Diet – Gastro Intestinal Moderate Calorie food. In order to optimize digestive function, you should feed your cat more frequently in smaller portion sizes. Further information: Royal Canin Veterinary Diet – Gastro Intestinal is a dietetic food for cats, which compensates for maldigestion with highly digestible protein and a balanced fat content. It is 100% wheat and lactose free. Therapeutic veterinary diets are carefully formulated and recommended to be used in conjunction with veterinary advice and support. Royal Canin strongly recommend you seek advice from your vet prior to and during feeding of any of these products to your pet.