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Gastrolyte Orange Flavour - 10 Sachets

Helps to stop dehydration and replaces fluids and electrolytes lost during illness such as vomiting, diarrhoea, fever and colds/flus.

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Product Information

Gastrolyte electrolyte rehydration formula is suitable for the family. Signs of mild dehydration include dry or sticky mouth, lethargy, decreased urinary output (or darker in colour), sunken eyes, sunken fontanelle (soft spot on infant's head) and headache. Each 5.2g sachet contains: Sodium chloride 470mg; sodium acid citrate 530mg; potassium chloride 300mg and glucose 3.56g. Warnings: Seek medical advice if diarrhoea persists for more than: 6 hours in babies under 6 months old; 12 hours in children under 3 years; 24 hours in children 3-6 years; 48 hours in adults and children over 6 years. If you have kidney disease or are taking heart or blood pressure medicines consult your Doctor or Pharmacist before use. Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist consult your healthcare professional. Contains: Saccharin sodium, glucose and sodium.Each sachet contains 278mg (12mmol) of sodium which should be taken into account by those on a low sodium diet. Each sachet contains 157mg (4mmol) of potassium which should be taken into account by those on a low potassium diet.Keep out of reach of children.
Storage & Disposal
Store below 25 Degrees Celsius. Store in a cool, dry place out of direct sunlight., Store in a cool, dry place below 25øC
Warnings
If you have kidney disease or are taking heart or blood pressure medicines consult your Doctor or Pharmacist before use. Keep out of reach of children. Always read the label. Follow the directions for use. Seek medical advice if your condition worsens or diarrhoea persists for more than: 6 hours in babies under 6 months old, 12 hours in children under 3 years, 24 hours in children 3-6 years, 48 hours in children over 6 years of age or the child has decreased urinary output.
Treatment
Diarrhoea, Dehydration
Instructions
For infants, the water should be freshly boiled and cooled before mixing with Gastrolyte. The solution should be made up immediately prior to feeding and any solution remaining an hour after reconstitution should be discarded. The reconstituted solution may be used for up to 24 hours if refrigerated immediately after reconstitution. Reconstituted solution must not be boiled.
Dosage
Two tablets dissolved in 200mL of water as required.
Product Type
Electrolyte Drink
Active Ingredients
Sodium Chloride 470 mg

Ingredients

Each 5.1g sachet contains: sodium chloride 0.47g sodium acid citrate 0.53g potassium chloride 0.30g glucose 3.56g.

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