With Addison’s disease in cats it is important to help improve the production of the adrenal hormone’s, while supporting the liver and kidneys. Cats with Addison’s can look ragged as their overall a body and coat are effected. These vet-formulated supplements will help address this condition.
Addison’s disease (also called hypoadrenocorticism) occurs when the adrenal glands are unable to produce the hormones needed for normal functioning. While the exact cause of addison’s disease isn’t known, it is thought to be an autoimmune condition in which the body destroys some of its own tissue. The adrenal gland can also be destroyed by other conditions including cancer. Addison’s disease is rare in cats. When it does occur, the onset can be severe and sudden or may occur intermittently and vary in severity.
- lack of appetite
- increased thirst
- increased urination
Never self diagnose your pet or administer any product without first consulting your vet. To support your pet’s recovery, always ensure he/she has a constant supply of fresh water and feed them only high quality nourishing food. Herbal supplements may help in the production of aldosterone.