It is used to prevent and treat dehydration, especially that due to diarrhea.
Hypernatremia, or high blood sodium levels
It should not be taken if you are allergic to any of the ingredients of the medication or has a blockage in the intestines or perforation (tear or hole) in the bowel
If diarrhea does not improve within 24 hours after taking this medication, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
The solution made from powder can be stored in the refrigerator after mixing for up to 24 hours. When products bought in solution form are opened, they can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 48 hours. For freezer pops, discard any unused solution.
It should be discontinued and fluids replaced intravenously when vomiting is protracted despite proper administration of ORT
See your doctor before taking this medication if you cannot stop vomiting. Children with diarrhea, vomiting, and fever should see a doctor.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Ask your pharmacist or healthcare provider before using any medicine.