Pediatric Electrolyte Oral Rehydration Therapy 1L
Pediatric Electrolyte Oral Rehydration Therapy 1L
Pediatric Electrolyte Oral Rehydration Therapy 1L
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Pediatric Electrolyte Oral Rehydration Therapy 1L

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Use Pediatric Electrolyte rather than juices, sport drinks, soft drinks or water to prevent dehydration and to restore fluids & minerals lost through diarrhea & vomiting.

Directions: Ready to use, do not dilute. Best when served cold. Refrigerate after opening and use within 48 hours.  Do not re-use container.

Recommended Dose
Children should be given small, frequent and slowly administered amounts of Pediatric Electrolyte. Dosage depends on body weight.

Children under 2 years old: Use only on the advice of a physician.

Children 2 to 11 years old: At the first sign of diarrhea, vomiting and/0r heavy sweating, give 50–100 mL per kg (2.2 lbs) of body weight over the first 3 to 4 hours. While diarrhea, vomiting and/or heavy sweating continues, give 120 mL for every additional diarrhea or vomiting episode. Maximum 1 L per hour.

Adolescents 12 years and over: At the first sign of diarrhea, vomiting and/or heavy sweating, give 50–100 mL per kg (2.2 lbs) of body weight over the first 4 to 6 hours. While diarrhea, vomiting and/or heavy sweating continues, give 200 mL for every additional diarrhea, vomiting or heavy sweating episode. Maximum 1 L per hour.

Medicinal Ingredients:
UNFLAVOURED
Medicinal Ingredients (per liter or 4 cups): Sodium (45 mEq); Chloride (35 mEq); Citrate (30 mEq); Potassium (20 mEq); Dextrose (25 g)
Sources of Medicinal Ingredients: Dextrose, potassium citrate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate.
Energy: 420 KJ (100 Cal) per L

Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified Water, Citric Acid.

CHERRY
Medicinal Ingredients (per liter or 4 cups): Sodium (45 mEq); Chloride (35 mEq); Citrate (30 mEq); Potassium (20 mEq); Dextrose (20 g); Fructose (5 g)
Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified Water, Citric Acid, Artificial Cherry Flavour (contains FD&C Red No. 40), Acesulfame-K, Sucralose.

GRAPE
Medicinal Ingredients (per liter or 4 cups): Sodium (45 mEq); Chloride (35 mEq); Citrate (30 mEq); Potassium (20 mEq); Dextrose (20 g); Fructose (5 g)
Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified Water, Citric Acid, Artificial Grape Flavour (contains FD&C Red No. 40 & FD&C Blue No. 1), Acesulfame-K, Sucralose.

Consult a physician if:

  • There is fever, or if vomiting, diarrhea and/or heavy sweating worsens or continues beyond 24 hours;
  • Your child has medical problems relating to kidney, heart or gastrointestinal functions, diabetes, blood pressure or shows signs of severe dehydration including symptoms of shock, is unable to drink, has increased thirst, decreased urination, sunken eyes, swelling of the feet or lower legs and/or bloody or mucus-like stools.