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Oral rehydration solution (Pedialyte®)

Oral rehydration solution (Pedialyte®)

Prepare for Dehydration

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Introduction

Oral rehydration solution is a mixture of water, sugar, and salt that hydrates faster than water alone. Oral rehydration solutions are used in the developing world to treat severe dehydration, and have been shown in some cases to be just as effective as intravenous fluids in restoring hydration.

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