Let's get "Rehydron" newborn and for children to 12 months for mild diarrhea, 1 teaspoon for 6 hours, with an interval of 10 minutes. Calculate the total amount of drug administered based on body weight child . Use 40-50 ml per kg of baby's weight per day. For moderate diarrhea, use “Regidron” in a daily amount of 80-100 ml per kg of weight, increase a single dose to 2 teaspoons. Maintain this daily dose until complete cessation of diarrhea but no more than four days.
If diarrhea is accompanied by nausea and vomiting, administer Rehydron through a nasogastric tube. This method of administration is carried out under the supervision of a doctor. After each attack of vomiting, additionally administer the drug in an amount of 10 ml per kg of body weight. Do not interrupt your baby’s nutrition or breastfeeding. Feed your baby normally after rehydration.
If a child has cramps or other symptoms of disturbances in water-electrolyte metabolism associated with overheating and dehydration, such as thirst and polyuria, give him the drug fractionally, in portions of 100-150 ml for half an hour. Bring the total amount to a minimum of 500 ml. Then repeat this administration every 40 minutes until the symptoms of overheating and electrolyte deficiency are completely eliminated.
For increased heat and physical exertion to prevent disturbances in water-electrolyte metabolism, begin to give the child “Regidron” in small sips, to completely quench thirst.
When treating with "Rehydron »Keep in mind that water-electrolyte recovery A full balance with the help of this drug is carried out only if the child’s body mass deficit associated with fluid loss does not exceed 9%. In other cases, rehydration begins with the introduction of intravenous drugs, "Rehydron" is used after the elimination of acute weight loss as maintenance therapy.