Pediatric Electrolyte - 1 L

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    #1 Selling Therapeutic Rehydration Brand in Canada*

    Therapeutic oral rehydration solutions created especially for kids!

    Pediatric Electrolyte has the balanced electrolytes, carbohydrates and water kids need to stay hydrated – without all the sugar found in juices, sports drinks and sodas.

    Therapeutic Class (Pediatrics):

    Oral Rehydration Solutions

    Form:

    Liquid

    Format:

    1 L Bottles

    Flavours:

    Fruit, Apple, Grape, Unflavoured & Cherry

    Ingredients:

    Fruit, Apple, Grape, Cherry Flavour Electrolyte Drinks
    Medicinal Ingredients (per liter or 4 cups): Sodium (45 mEq); Chloride (35 mEq); Citrate (30 mEq); Potassium (20 mEq); Dextrose (20 g); Fructose (5 g)
    Sources of Medicinal Ingredients: Dextrose, fructose, potassium citrate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate.
    Energy: 420 KJ (100 Cal) per L

    Fruit Flavour Electrolyte Drink
    Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified Water, Citric Acid, Natural & Artificial Fruit Flavour (contains FD&C Yellow No. 6), Acesulfame-K, Sucralose.

    Apple Flavour Electrolyte Drink
    Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified Water, Citric Acid, Artificial Apple Flavour (contains Caramel Colour), Acesulfame-K, Sucralose.

    Grape Flavour Electrolyte Drink
    Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified Water, Citric Acid, Artificial Grape Flavour (contains FD&C Red No. 40 & FD&C Blue No. 1), Acesulfame-K, Sucralose.

    Cherry Flavour Electrolyte Drink
    Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified Water, Citric Acid, Artificial Cherry Flavour (contains FD&C Red No. 40), Acesulfame-K, Sucralose.

    Unflavoured Electrolyte Drink
    Medicinal Ingredients (per liter or 4 cups): Sodium (45 mEq); Chloride (35 mEq); Citrate (30 mEq); Potassium (20 mEq); Dextrose (25 g)
    Sources of Medicinal Ingredients: Dextrose, potassium citrate, sodium chloride, sodium citrate.
    Energy: 420 KJ (100 Cal) per L

    Non-medicinal Ingredients: Purified Water, Citric Acid.

    Indications:

    Oral rehydration and maintenance solution for children and adults. Prevents dehydration and restores fluids, electrolytes and minerals lost through diarrhea & vomiting.

    Dosage and Directions for Use:

    Children should be given small, frequent and slowly administered amounts of Pediatric Electrolyte. Dosage depends on body weight.

    Children under 2 years old: Use only on the advice of a physician.

    Children 2 to 11 years old: At the first sign of diarrhea and/or vomiting, give 50–100 mL per kg (2.2 lbs) of body weight over the first 3 to 4 hours. While diarrhea and/or vomiting continues, give 120 mL for every additional diarrhea or vomiting episode. Maximum 1 L per hour.

    Adolescents 12 years and over: At the first sign of diarrhea and/or vomiting, give 50–100 mL per kg (2.2 lbs) of body weight over the first 4 to 6 hours. While diarrhea and/or vomiting continues, give 200 mL for every additional diarrhea or vomiting episode. Maximum 1 L per hour.

    Ready to use, do not dilute. Best when served cold. Refrigerate after opening and use within 48 hours. Do not re-use container.

    Warnings and Precautions:

    Consult a physician if:

    • There is fever, or if vomiting and/or diarrhea worsens or continues beyond 24 hours;
    • Your child has medical problems relating to kidney, heart or gastrointestinal functions, diabetes, blood pressure or shows signs of severe dehydration including symptoms of shock, is unable to drink, has increased thirst, decreased urination, sunken eyes, swelling of the feet or lower legs and/or bloody or mucus-like stools.

    Storage:

    Store unopened bottles at room temperature. Best when served cold. Refrigerate after opening and use within 48 hours.

    *Nielsen Market Track January 2014

    For more information, visit www.pendorehydration.com.

    These products may not be suitable for everyone. Read the labels and follow the directions of use.
    For additional information, contact us at 1-888-550-6060 or by email at medinfo@pendopharm.com.

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