Can you drink a whole bottle of Pedialyte in one day?

Can you drink a whole bottle of Pedialyte in one day?

Pedialyte is made so that you can drink as much as you want and it will not affect the sugar/salt concentration in your bloodstream. If you drink too much, it will simply squirt out your bottom harmlessly.

Can adults drink a whole bottle of Pedialyte?

Pedialyte is also more effective at restoring your fluid levels than beverages such as sodas, juices, or sports drinks. These drinks are often too high in sugar and too low in sodium (salt), an electrolyte that’s usually lost during diarrhea and vomiting. All Pedialyte products can be used by children or adults.

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Is Pedialyte strong enough for adults?

Official Answer. Yes, it is fine for adults to drink Pedialyte for treating or preventing dehydration caused by diarrhea. Pedialyte Solution is used for: Treating or preventing dehydration caused by vomiting or diarrhea.

Can I use Pedialyte after 48 hours?

Why does Pedialyte® need to be discarded after 48 hours? Pedialyte® does not contain preservatives. Once opened, bacteria could come into contact with the product from the air or through direct contact. Bacteria grows slowly at refrigerator temperatures, and over time the number of bacteria can become significant.

How long does it take for Pedialyte to work?

You also need to rest to prevent more fluid loss. Replacing water and electrolytes (oral rehydration) completely takes about 36 hours. But you should feel better within a few hours.

How much is a serving of Pedialyte?

Serving size: 12 fl oz (360 mL) Less than 2\% of: Citric Acid, Natural & Artificial Flavor, Potassium Citrate, Salt, Sodium Citrate, Sucralose, Acesulfame Potassium, Zinc Gluconate, and Yellow 6. Do not use if printed band around cap or inner foil seal is missing or broken.

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Is Pedialyte safe for kidneys?

I would recommend an examination by your physician before taking any fluids with electrolytes. Pedialyte is an oral electrolyte solution often used in children with diarrhea and I have used it in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), but the best advice is to be examined by your physician.

How much is too much Pedialyte?

To maintain proper hydration, 4–8 servings (32 to 64 fl oz) of Pedialyte may be needed per day. Consult your doctor if vomiting, fever, or diarrhea continues beyond 24 hours or if consumption needs are greater than 2 liters (64 fl oz) per day.

What happens if you have too much Pedialyte?

Tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: dizziness, unusual weakness, swelling of ankles/feet, mental/mood changes (such as irritability, restlessness), seizures. A very serious allergic reaction to this product is rare.

How long does it take Pedialyte to work?

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How long does Pedialyte last sealed?

Pedialyte shelf life is usually within two years after the product is manufactured. Though some unopened bottles may be kept sterile beyond this time, the manufacturer sets this “use by” date to ensure that the product is still fresh and its contents are consumed in their most effective state.