Hydralyte

Hydralyte

Manufacturer:

Care Pharmaceuticals

Distributor:

M.B.D. Marketing
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per L Ice Blocks oral liqd Na 55 mmol, K 20 mmol, Cl 45 mmol, citrate 30 mmol, dextrose 80 mmol. Osmolarity: 240. Per L Electrolyte powd for oral liqd Na 45 mmol, K 20 mmol, Cl 45 mmol, citrate 30 mmol, glucose 80 mmol
Indications/Uses
Replace fluids & electrolytes lost during dehydration, diarrhoea & vomiting. Hydration in sports. Cryotherapy.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Ice Blocks oral liqd Adult & childn >12 yr 3 blocks every 30 min. Childn 7-12 yr 2 blocks every 30 min, 3-6 yr 1 block every 30 min, ≤3 yr 1 block every hr. Electrolyte powd for oral liqd Adult & childn ≥12 yr 200 mL/30 min. Childn 7-12 yr 100 mL/30 min, 3-6 yr 100 mL/60 min, ≤3 yr 100 mL/90 min.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Powd: Dissolve 1 sachet in 200 mL of cool water. Use freshly boiled & cooled water for babies <6 mth. Mix immediately before required. Do not mix w/ cordial, fruit juice, soft drink or sports drink. Soln: Do not dilute.
Special Precautions
Diabetes.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A07C - ELECTROLYTES WITH CARBOHYDRATES ; Used in the treatment of diarrhea.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Hydralyte Electrolyte powd for oral liqd
Packing/Price
(sachet; orange, berry flavour) 10 × 1's
Form
Hydralyte Ice Blocks oral liqd
Packing/Price
(box; orange, berry flavour) 62.5 mL x 8 × 1's;62.5 mL x 16 × 1's
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