Purina Veterinary Diet Canine OM Dry (Obesity Management): for the nutritional treatment of excessive body weight by means of a low energy diet.
Medical Indications: Obesity, Diabetes mellitus in overweight dogs, Hyperlipidemia in overweight dogs, Fibre responsive colitis, Constipation.
Medical Contraindications: Conditions associated with catabolic states
Clinical Considerations & Diet Characteristics:
- High protein/calorie ratio - helps maintain lean body mass, or muscle, increases the % of fat loss and promotes satiety.
- High fibre - promotes satiety while reduces calories consumed, and helps manage fibre-responsive colitis.
- Low fat - reduces calories to promote effective weight loss.