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Dioralyte Sachets

Category
Infants and Babies, Antacids and Gastrointestinal
Manufacturer
SANOFI
Pack size
6, 20
RRP
£3.86, £11.52
Legal Status
(GSL) , (P)

Uses

Oral correction of fluid and electrolyte loss in infants, children and adults and in the treatment of diarrhoea.

Format and Ingredients

Powder for oral solution containing:

Glucose 3.56g
Sodium Chloride 0.47g
Potassium Chloride 0.3g
Disodium Hydrogen Citrate 0.53g

Dosage

Adults: contents of 1 or 2 sachets after every loose motion. Children: 1 sachet after every loose motion. Infants up to the age of 2: one to one and a half times the usual 24 hour feed volume of Dioralyte Solution under medical supervision. Dissolve contents of 1 sachet in 200ml of drinking water. For infants, and when drinking water is unavailable use freshly boiled then cooled water. Available in blackcurrant, citrus and natural flavour.