Dioralyte is indicated for the replacement of essential body water and salts in the treatment of acute diarrhoea in infants, children and adults. Early use is important to avoid dehydration, particularly in the young and elderly.
Contents: 6 sachets of oral electrolyte powder. Blackcurrant flavour
Children: One sachet after every loose motion.
Infants up to the age of 2: One to one and a half times the normal 24-hour feed volume using Dioralyte solution prepared as directed above.
When vomiting is present with the diarrhoea, it is recommended that small amounts be taken frequently.
Before using this product:
If you are suffering from intestinal obstruction, diabetes, kidney or liver failure, or are on a low potassium or sodium diet, ask your doctor or pharmacist before using Dioralyte
If the illness is not improving within 24-48 hours consult your doctor