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PEDIALYTE SINGLES
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Drug Name:

PEDIALYTE SINGLES OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Dextrose 5.3g or 5.6g (fruit), sodium 9mEq, potassium 4mEq, chloride 7mEq, zinc 1.6mg, Calories 21 or 22 (fruit); per 6.8oz; liq; contains acesulfame; fruit, cherry or apple flavor.

Company:
Abbott Nutrition

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for PEDIALYTE SINGLES:

Oral fluid and electrolyte replacement in mild to moderate diarrhea and vomiting.

Children:

<1yr: see literature. ≥1yr: consume 1–2L/day for as long as diarrhea continues.

Contraindications:

As sole therapy in severe continuing diarrhea. Intractable vomiting. Adynamic ileus. Intestinal obstruction or perforated bowel. Anuria, oliguria, or impaired homeostatic mechanism.

See Also:

PEDIALYTE

PEDIALYTE FREEZER POPS

PEDIALYTE UNFLAVORED

PEDIALYTE POWDER PACKS

Pharmacological Class:

Fluid & electrolyte replacement.

How Supplied:

Liq (flavored)—1L; Liq (unflavored)—2oz, 1L; Singles (6.8oz)—16; Pwd (packets)—4, 8; Pops—16

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