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.
Safety Directions: Seek medical advice if vomiting or diarrhoea persists for more than:
- 6hours in infants under 6 months.
- 12 hours in children 6 months-3 years.
- 24 hours in children aged 3-6 years.
- 48 hours in children over 6 years & adults.
Important Information: Dehydration due to other causes.
Drink Hydralyte when thirsty or exhibiting the signs of dehydration.
If signs of dehydration persist, consult your health care professional.
Do not dilute. Sip slowly. Refrigerate after opening and discard after 1 month.
Usage: Recommended dosage for dehydration due to vomiting and diarrhoea:Age in years: < 12 months, Recommended dosage: 100mL every 90 minutes.
Age in years: 1-3 years, Recommended dosage: 100mL every 90 minutes.
Age in years: 3-6 years, Recommended dosage: 100mL every 60 minutes,
Age in years: 6-12 years, Recommended dosage: 100mL every 30 minutes.
Age in years: 12-Adult, Recommended dosage: 200mL every 30 minutes.