oral rehydration solutions

oral rehydration solutions (ORS)

Etymology: L, oralis, pertaining to the mouth, re + hydor, water, solutus, dissolved
solutions of electrolytes and glucose used in oral rehydration therapy. The recommended electrolytes include NaCl, KCl, and trisodium citrate.
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Contract notice: providing "infant, oral rehydration solutions and baby cereals".
Oral rehydration solutions like Pedialyte, containing glucose and electrolytes, may be indicated in some cases.
Assessing the palatability of oral rehydration solutions in school-aged children: a randomized crossover trial.
DOH desks in evacuation centers must be stocked with medicines, emergency delivery kits, oral rehydration solutions, and other essential supplies," she said.
ACH is also active in the oral rehydration solutions market through its representation of DripDrop, a revolutionary, tasty hydration powder with a patented formula that delivers up to three times the electrolytes of sports drinks and 25% more than pediatric alternatives.
UNICEF/Pakistan will use the funds to strengthen the existing Lady Health Workers (LHWs) Programme and train new LHW staff in places hosting the IDPs to ensure timely and consistent delivery of essential medicine, oral rehydration solutions, and other essential health services.
UNICEF/Pakistan will use the funds to strengthen the existing Lady Health Workers (LHWs) Program and train new staff in places hosting the IDPs to ensure timely and consistent delivery of essential medicine, oral rehydration solutions, and other essential health services, said the statement.
The same basic principles that can induce a 12-year-old in Bangkok or Leningrad to get a Big Mac and a caregiver in Indonesia to start using oral rehydration solutions for diarrhea can also be used to influence politicians, media figures, community activists .
Those who catch the bug are advised to drink plenty of non-alcoholic, non-milky drinks and also take oral rehydration solutions.
Your local pharmacist can provide oral rehydration solutions.