|Gastrolyte Raspberry Effervescent Tablets||Brand||New Zealand||20 Tablets||OTC||$11.52||Add|
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Gastrolyte is formulated to help stop dehydration and replace fluids and electrolytes lost during colds and flu, diarrhoea and vomiting. It can also be used to rehydrate the body after vigorous exercise and heavy sweating. It is a formula that is balanced with a mix of glucose and minerals to help promote the absorption of water and is suitable for children and adults.
DIRECTIONS: 1. Dissolve 2 tablets in 200ml of fresh, cold drinking water. For infants under 2 years use freshly boiled and cooled water. 2. Stir well until the tablet has completely dissolved. Drink solution frequently while the diarrhoea or dehydration lasts. If nausea or vomiting is present, drink small, frequent amounts of solution. 3. Use water only to mix. Never dilute with lemonade, soft drinks, cordials or any fluid other than water. 4. Made-up solution may be used for up to 24 hours if kept refridgerated, otherwise discard within 1 hour.
PRECAUTIONS: Contains Glucose, Saccharin and Potassium. If you have kidney disease or are taking heart or blood pressure medicines consult your Doctor or Pharmacist before use. Keep out of reach of children. Seek Medical advice if your condition worsens or diarrhoea persists for more than: 6 hours in babies under 6 months old. 12 hours in children under 3 years. 24 hours in children 3-6 years. 48 hours in children over 6 years of age or the child has decreased urinary output.
INGREDIENTS: Each tablet contains - Sodium chloride 0.117g, anhydrous citric acid 0.384g, potassium chloride 0.186g, anhydrous glucose 1.62g and sodium bicarbonate 0.336g.