PRO PLAN® VETERINARY DIETS Canine DRM Dermatosis
A complete dry dog food diet to support skin function in the case of dermatosis and excessive loss of hair in dogs of all ages. Formulated with increased levels of specific nutrients to help support skin health, and a selected and limited number of protein sources to help minimise skin reactions to food. It also contains high levels of omega-3 fatty acids, which help support natural anti-inflammatory processes'.
This is a veterinary diet that should always be fed under veterinary supervision.
Please note that all indications for Purina Veterinary Diets mentioned on this website are for the dietary support of the dog (or cat) with the listed condition and do not preclude appropriate medical management. The veterinary diets should be used under veterinary supervision.
This highly palatable veterinary diet is formulated to help nutritionally manage skin conditions in dogs of all ages. It contains a limited number of protein sources that are not usually found in dog foods, to help minimise skin reactions to food.
Inreased1 levels of specific nutrients to help support skin health and maintenance, fibroblast formation and collagen synthesis.
Selected and a limited number of protein sources to help minimise food reaction
Omega-3 fatty acids
Increased2 levels of omega-3 fatty acids to help support natural anti-inflammatory processes.
Helps support wound healing and immune function
High levels of arginine
Contains essential building blocks of collagen (principal component of the dermis)
Rich in proline, glycine, lysine and arginine
Helps support the cutaneous barrier function and helps prevent transepidermal water loss
High levels of omega-6 fatty acids
Contains novel protein sources
Rapeseed meal, pea protein and herring
Maize starch, rapeseed meal*, pea protein concentrate*, dehydrated herring protein *, animal fat , digest*, minerals, fish oil, rapeseed oil.
* protein sources
?CANINE DRM DERMATOSIS
Key nutrient values* Dry
- Lysine 2.1%
- Methionine 0.6%
- Cystein 0.41%
- Omega-6 fatty acids 2.52%
- Linoleic acid 1.9%
- Omega-3 fatty acids 1.65%
- EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) 0.5%
- DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) 0.6%
Crude Fibre 2.5%
Zinc 132 mg/kg
Vitamin A 22.892 IU/kg
Vitamin E 300 IU/kg
- Riboflavin B2 12 mg/kg
- Niacin B3 129 mg/kg
- Pantothenic acid B5 41 mg/kg
- Pyrodoxin B6 14 mg/kg
- Biotlin B8 0.1 mg/kg
- Folic scid B9 4.3 mg/kg
- Cobalamin B12 0.23 mg/kg
Metabolisable energy (ME)1 400.2 kcal/100g
* Typical analysis in the final product as fed.
1 Calculated following NRC 2006 equations.
It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before use.
Depending on the individual condition , a gradual introduction of the new diet over a few days may be valuable. Canine DRM Dermatosis provides complete and balanced nutrition for growth of puppies and maintenance of adult dogs.
Body weight (kg) g/day
Body weight (kg) 1.5 months 4 months 6 months 9 months 12 months
2.5 50 65 60 Adult Adult
5 55 80 70 70 Adult
10 75 115 140 140 Adult
15 80 150 190 205 Adult
25 95 215 285 340 Adult
35 105 250 350 470 490
45 115 270 390 575 620