What it is
Hydralyte is an oral rehydration solution which is scientifically formulated to replace electrolytes lost due to, vomiting, diarrhoea, fever, heavy sweating and other dehydrating conditions.
What it does
Compact and light to carry, Hydralyte Electrolyte Powder sachets are a family first aid necessity. Each pack comes with a convenient 200 mL measuring cup.
Hydralyte Electrolyte Powder Sachets are suitable for the entire family, including babies, pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.
What else you need to know
When to start taking Hydralyte:
Signs of dehydration:
Who is most at risk of dehydration?
Dehydration due to vomiting or diarrhoea can be dangerous in babies, children under 5 years old and the elderly
Instructions - How to use
Mix Hydralyte immediately before required.
1. Fill measuring cup to the (200mL) graduation line with fresh, cold drinking water. (For babies under 6 months it is recommended that freshly boiled and cooled water be used).
2. Empty contents of one sachet into the measuring cup and stir the mixture until the Hydralyte powder has dissolved.
3. Sip slowly and frequently while symptoms persist.
4. Discard unused solution after 24 hours. Avoid mixing Hydralyte powder with cordial, fruit juice, soft drink or sports drink as these can interfere with the rehydration process or worsen the dehydration.
In 4.9g (average mass) of powder:
Sodium chloride 0.53 g, Potassium citrate 0.44 g, Anhydrous citric acid 0.88 g, Anhydrous glucose 2.91 g[br] Product also contains: Blackcurrant colour (122,133), natural flavour and nature identical flavours, sucralose
Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional. [br] [br]Seek medical advice if diarrhoea persists for more than:
-6 hours in infants under 6 months
-12 hours in children under 3 years
-24 hours in children aged 36 years
-48 hours for adults and children aged over 6 years
Store below 30oC
0.86 mg/mL potassium,
1.03 mg/mL sodium
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