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Epakitin, 180 gm
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  • A kidney health supplement for dogs and cats
  • Helps supports kidney function in pets with Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Can be used in conjunction with Azodyl
  • May lower phosphate levels in the blood with natural Chitosan
  • Formerly available in a 150 gram bottle
  • Manufacturer information and usage PDF
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    Support your pet's kidneys with Epakitin

    Epakitin 180 gm is a nutritional supplement for dogs and cats that uses Chitosan to help support kidney health and limit the amount of phosphate absorbed by your pet's intestines. Chitosan is a naturally occurring polysaccharide that is derived from shrimp and crab shells. It binds phosphate naturally and may help lower elevated levels of phosphorus in the blood. By doing this, Epakitin may help slow the progression of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD).

    This supplement is available as a highly palatable powder that is added to your pet's food. Epakitin can be used in combination with a low phosphorus diet designed for pets with CKD, or it can be added to regular pet food. The manufacturer also states that Epakitin is compatible with any renal care diet or treatment, but always consult with your veterinarian before starting a new supplement regimen with your cat or dog.

    Directions

    Pet Weight Dosage
    Dogs/Cats: All weights

    1 gm of Epakitin per 5 kg (11 lb) body weight given orally in the morning and the evening mixed with food.
    One level spoonful (provided) contains 1 gram of Epakitin.

    If your pet with kidney disease and elevated phosphate levels also suffers from azotemia, talk to your vet about whether or not Azodyl might also be an appropriate treatment.


    Epakitin Customer Reviews

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    Overall Customer Rating of 2 Reviews:
    cincinnati OH

    Epakitin, 150 gm

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    Have been using this product for several months and just found it on your website. I can get the same thing from you as from my vet, except the quantity is larger and is much more cost effective. Service is great!

    Kentucky

    Prolongs life of cats in kidney failure

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    • easy to administer
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    • none
    One of my cats went into kidney failure after eating food poisoned by the Chinese ingredient that killed so many cats. He lived for several years after the poisoning, due in part to giving him Epikitin twice daily. I also have a 19 year old cat who has been in kidney failure for at least five years. I believe it is the Epikitin that has kept her kidneys functioning all these years, especially since she does not eat KD food.

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    This information is for general reference only and should not be used for the diagnosis or treatment of any condition of your pet. Because is intended as a general reference, this information may not include all possible uses, precautions, directions, reactions (including allergic), drug interactions, or withdrawal times. Always consult your local veterinarian and have your pet examined for any advice concerning the diagnosis and treatment of your pet, including which products and doses are most appropriate. Any trademarks are the property of their respective owners. VetDepot is not a pharmacy. All prescription products are dispensed by our Pharmacy Partner.

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