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THE HEALTH DEPOT'S RESPONSE TO COVID-19
THE HEALTH DEPOT'S RESPONSE TO COVID-19
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Description
Directions
Ingredients
Warnings

Hydralyte Electrolyte Maintenance Powder is suitable for travelers to rapidly restore fluid and electrolytes and prevent dehydration due to vomiting, diarrhea, fever and heavy sweating. Be prepared to manage dehydration with Hydralyte Electrolyte Maintenance Powder.


Sodium chloride, potassium citrate (monohydrate), citric acid (anhydrous), glucose (anhydrous), natural colour (B-carotene, 160a), natural flavour, sucralose

Use for up to 3 days or as directed by your healthcare professional.
Seek medical advice if diarrhea persists for more than:
- 6 hours in infants under 6 months
- 12 hours in children under 3 years
- 24 hours in children aged 3–6 years
- 48 hours for adults and children aged over 6 years
Store in a cool dry place below 30°C
Be aware that dehydration due to vomiting or diarrhea can be dangerous in babies and children under 5 years old and in elderly people.
Use only as directed
Contains 0.78 mg/mL potassium. If you have kidney disease or are taking heart or blood pressure medicines – consult your doctor before use.
Keep out of reach of children.
Contains 1.38 mg/mL sodium. Quantity of sodium per maximum adult daily dose is 5520 mg.
Contains sugars

Use under medical supervision.
Empty the contents of one sachet into 200 mL of fresh, cold drinking water (for babies under 6 months, use cool boiled water). Stir the mixture until Hydralyte has dissolved. Sip slowly and frequently while symptoms persist.
Discard unused solution after 6 hours or 24 hours if refrigerated
Always dissolve in water. Never place powder directly into mouth.

Recommended dosing for dehydration due to vomiting and diarrhea:
Take in the first 6 hours (by age):
• Less than 1 year - 400-600mL
• 1-3 years - 700-1000mL
• 3-6 years - 1000-1400mL
• 6-12 years - 1800-2400mL
• 12-Adult - 3000-3600mL
Maximum Per day (by age):
• Less than 1 year - 1300 mL
• 1-3 years - 1900 mL
• 3-6 years - 2600 mL
• 6-12 years - 3900 mL
• 12-Adult - 6600 mL
After the first day, consume a daily volume less than the maximum per day, as directed by your doctor.

Recommended dosing for dehydration due to heavy sweating:
• 10–13 years - Take 1-4 sachets per day
• 13 years to Adult - Take 1-7 sachets per day

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