O.R.S. Hydration Tablets

O.R.S. Hydration Tablets

Manufacturer:

Clinova

Distributor:

Indrugco
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Fat 0 g, carbohydrate 1,826 g, protein 0 g, fibre 0 g, NaCl 176 mg, citric acid 429 mg, KCl 150 mg, glucose 101 mmol/L, Na 70 mmol/L, K 20 mmol/L, Cl 61 mmol/L, citrate 22 mmol/L. Energy: 36 kJ (8.6 kcal)
Indications/Uses
Replenish the body's water & salts; helps maintain a healthy fluid balance in adults & childn.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn ≥6 yr Drink 200 mL (2 tab) of soln. Childn <6 yr Drink 10 mL/kg body wt, ≥20 kg 200 mL, 15 kg 150 mL, 10 kg 100 mL, 5 kg 50 mL. Infant & childn up to 10 kg Dissolve 1 tab in 100 mL drinking water.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Blood in the faeces; poor kidney or liver function; partial or full bowel obstruction.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ low K or Na diet; diabetics, high BP &/or cardiac disease. Do not exceed the recommended dosage. Do not swallow or chew & dissolve in any baby formula. Liver or kidney disease. Childn ≤2 yr. Elderly.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
A07CA - Oral rehydration salt formulations ; Used in the treatment of diarrhea.
Presentation/Packing
Form
O.R.S. Hydration Tablets
Packing/Price
(blackcurrant flavour) 12's; (blackcurrant flavour) 24's
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