Dioralyte Sachets are designed to help to rehydrate those who are suffering with diarrhoea. If you are feeling dehydrated and need help right away, Dioralyte Sachets could be the perfect solution for you. Dioralyte Sachets come in three flavours; natural, citrus, and blackcurrant.
Your body needs to be hydrated to function at it’s best, there are many reasons why you may be dehydrated, with diarrhoea being one of the most common causes of dehydration. If you are dehydrated you may experience the following symptoms:
If you are feeling dehydrated, you could use rehydration sachets to help to provide your body with the water it needs to avoid these symptoms and function properly.
Dioralyte Sachets rehydrate your body by helping to replace the water and salts that your body loses when you are dehydrated or have diarrhoea. They contain salts and glucose which helps your body to absorb electrolytes and water more efficiently, helping to provide the perfect balance of electrolytes that your body needs to remain healthy.
To use Dioralyte Sachets, just empty one sachet into a 200ml glass of water and stir until powder dissolves. Drink after every loose stool. If you are treating children, one sachet in 200ml of water will be enough, but some adults may find that 2 sachets dissolved in 400ml of water will be needed. Always use fresh drinking water with Dioralyte Sachets, do not dissolve powder in anything else.
Babies under the age of 2 should only be given Dioralyte Sachets under the guidance of a doctor, they will help you to determine how to use this product in the best way for your baby. Do not use Dioralyte Sachets if you are allergic to glucose, sodium chloride, potassium chloride, disodium hydrogen citrate, or any of the other listed ingredients. This product is not suitable for those who suffer with a fully or partially blocked bowel. Speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking Dioralyte Sachets if you:
Like all medication, Dioralyte Sachets can have side effects, although not everybody will experience them. These side effects can include an allergic reaction, which could cause:
If you experience these or any other side effects while using Dioralyte Sachets, stop use and speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist right away.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist-4-U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.
Written on: 18/06/2018
Next review: 17/06/2020
Written by: LH
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