Hydralyte Effervescent Electrolyte Tablets Orange 10 pack

Product Details

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Hydralyte Orange Effervescent Electrolyte Tablets helps replace water and electrolytes lost due to vomiting, diarrhoea, heavy sweating, vigorous exercise and excess alcohol consumption.

When to start taking Hydralyte:

Hydralyte may be taken on the first signs of fluid loss due to vomiting and diarrhoea. Hydralyte may also be taken to help manage dehydration caused by heavy sweating, vigorous exercise, excess alcohol consumption, or due to a hot or dry environment.

Signs of mild dehydration:

Sticky or dry mouth, increased thirst, lethargy, decreased urine output, dark yellow urine.

Be aware that:

Dehydration due to vomiting or diarrhoea can be dangerous in babies and children under 5 years old and in elderly people.

Gluten free.


No added gluten
Preservative free

Ingredients

Helps replace water and electrolytes lost due to vomiting, diarrhoea, heavy sweating, vigorous exercise and excess alcohol consumption.

Directions

1. Remove 2 tablets from tube and replace the cap tightly. Dissolve in 200 mL of fresh, cold drinking water (2-3 minutes). For babies under 6 months use freshly boiled and cooled water. 2. Sip slowly and frequently while symptoms persist. 3. Discard unused solution after 2 hours or 24 hours if refrigerated. 4. Avoid mixing Hydralyte with cordial, fruit juice, soft or sports drinks as these can interfere with the rehydration process. 5. Always dissolve in water. Never place tablet directly into mouth.

Usage: Recommended dosage for dehydration due to vomiting and diarrhoea.

Age: Under 12 mnths, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 2-4, Max per day (tablets): 10.
Age: 1-3 yrs, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 4-6, Max per day (tablets): 14.
Age: 3-6 yrs, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 6-8, Max per day (tablets): 20.
Age: 6-12 yrs, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 8-14, Max per day (tablets): 26.
Age: 12-Adult, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 12-20, Max per day (tablets): 40.

2 tablets = 200mL.

Seek medical advice if vomiting or diarrhoea persists for more than:
- 6 hrs in infants under 6 mths.
- 12 hrs in children under 3 yrs.
- 24 hrs in children aged 3-6 yrs.
- 48 hrs in children over 6 yrs & adults.

Recommended dosage for dehydration due to vomiting and diarrhoea.

Age: Under 12 mnths, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 2-4, Max per day (tablets): 10.
Age: 1-3 yrs, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 4-6, Max per day (tablets): 14.
Age: 3-6 yrs, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 6-8, Max per day (tablets): 20.
Age: 6-12 yrs, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 8-14, Max per day (tablets): 26.
Age: 12-Adult, Take in first 6 hrs (tablets): 12-20, Max per day (tablets): 40.

2 tablets = 200mL.

Product Warnings

Product Warnings: Do not use if cap seal is broken.

Contains 0.78 mg/mL potassium. If you have kidney disease or are taking heart or blood pressure medicines - consult your doctor or pharmacist before use.

Caution: Keep out of reach of children.

Safety Directions: Seek medical advice if vomiting or diarrhoea persists for more than:
- 6 hrs in infants under 6 mths.
- 12 hrs in children under 3 yrs.
- 24 hrs in children aged 3-6 yrs.
- 48 hrs in children over 6 yrs & adults.

Important Information: This product also contains Sugars, natural colour, natural flavour, sucralose.

Keep out of reach of children.

This product also contains Sugars, natural colour, natural flavour, sucralose.
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