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How does nutritional management compare to other alternatives?

Now, there is a new alternative to traditional approaches of thyroid health management, such as anti-thyroid medication, surgery or radioactive iodine.

See how y/d Feline nutrition compares to traditional approaches.

Ask your veterinarian if breakthrough Prescription Diet™ y/d™ Feline brand nutrition is the right option for your cat.

y/d Feline for management
of thyroid health
approximate cost
£1.32*
per day

* Based on Hill's daily feeding amounts for a 5kg cat and a RRSPs of Hill’s Prescription Diet y/d Feline 1.5kg bag and 156g can, mix dry and wet. RRSP means Recommended Resale Selling Price which is a recommendation only and there is no obligation on a retailer to comply with this recommendation.
Based on Hill's daily feeding amounts for a 5kg cat and a RRSPs of Hill’s Science Plan senior cat food 2kg bag and 156g can, mix dry and wet. Cost of anti-thyriod medication based on retail price [countries to fill in the source] for 100x5mg packaging as of March 2012

Traditional approaches to management of thyroid health in cats

  • Daily medication
    + regular food
    anti-thyroid drugs inhibit
    the production of thyroid hormones
    Approximate cost:
    £1.35
    per day
  • Surgery removal of disease thyroid tissue
    Approximate cost:
    £250
    As of March 2012
  • Radioactive iodine therapy Radiation to treat abnormal
    thyroid tissue
    Approximate cost:
    £1,000 - £1,200§
    §As of March 2012
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