PEDIALYTE OTC

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PEDIALYTE

Dehydration
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Dextrose 25g, sodium 45mEq, potassium 20mEq, chloride 35mEq, zinc 7.8mg, Calories 100; per 1 liter; liq; contains acesulfame; fruit, strawberry, bubble-gum, or grape flavored.

Company:

Abbott Nutrition

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Indications for PEDIALYTE:

Oral fluid and electrolyte replacement in mild to moderate diarrhea and vomiting.

Children:

<1yr: see literature. ≥1yr: consume 1–2L/day for as long as diarrhea continues.

Contraindications:

As sole therapy in severe continuing diarrhea. Intractable vomiting. Adynamic ileus. Intestinal obstruction or perforated bowel. Anuria, oliguria, or impaired homeostatic mechanism.

See Also:

PEDIALYTE SINGLES

PEDIALYTE FREEZER POPS

PEDIALYTE UNFLAVORED

PEDIALYTE POWDER PACKS

Pharmacological Class:

Fluid & electrolyte replacement.

How Supplied:

Liq (flavored)—1L; Liq (unflavored)—2oz, 1L; Singles (6.8oz)—16; Pwd (packets)—4, 8; Pops—16