Pediatric Electrolyte 237 mL and multi-pack

    Pediatric Electrolyte Minis & Multi-Pack

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    #1 Selling Therapeutic Rehydration Brand in Canada*

    A balanced solution to restore essential fluids, electrolytes & minerals lost through diarrhea, vomiting & heavy sweating.

    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:

    237 mL Bottles
    Also available in a convenient 4-flavour Multi-Pack (4 x 237 mL)

    Flavours:

    Fruit, Apple, Grape & Unflavoured

    Ingredients:

    Fruit, Apple and Grape 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), Benzoic Acid, Acesulfame-K, Sucralose.

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

    Indications:

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

    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, vomiting and/or heavy sweating, give 50–100 mL per kg (2.2 lbs) of body weight over the first 3 to 4 hours. While diarrhea, vomiting and/or heavy sweating continues, give 120 mL for every additional diarrhea, vomiting or heavy sweating episode. Maximum 1 L per hour.

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

    Ready to use, do not dilute. Best when served cold. Twist off top of bottle and throw away detached top. Discard unused portion of opened bottle. Do not re-use container.

    Warnings and Precautions:

    Consult a physician if:

    • There is fever, or if vomiting, diarrhea and/or heavy sweating 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. Discard unused portion of opened bottle.

    *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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