What is "Regidron" and how to take


powder contains trace elements, which especially needs dehydrated body (sodium chloride, sodium citrate, and potassium chloride, anhydrous glucose).To prepare the solution pharmacy "rehydron" dilute one packet of powder per liter of cool boiled water.Keep it may be at 2 to 8 degrees in a single day.

Before taking "rehydron" need to evaluate the overall condition of the patient, as well as to clarify the loss of its weight and the level of dehydration.It needs to weigh the patient, and then to give the drug in accordance with the received digits.In the first 5-10 hours, the solution was taken at doses twice the weight loss.For example, if a person has lost 300 g, the amount of drug should not be less than 600 In this case, the use of additional liquid is not normall
y required."Regidron" can be taken as a preventive measure in case of overheating of the body, heat and intense physical activity with sweating.

How to "Regidron" at home


In urgent cases, the code of pharmaceutical preparation is not at hand, it is possible to make an analog alone.To do this, take 100 grams of raisins and thoroughly wash it in warm water.Pour the raisins in a saucepan and pour a liter of clean cold water.Put on low heat.After boiling, cook for about 20-25 minutes raisins.Broth strain and cool.Add to it one teaspoon of baking soda, one teaspoon of salt, a tablespoon of sugar.Stir everything until completely dissolved.Store this solution may be not more than 24 hours in a cool place.If the home is no raisins, it can be replaced by a simple broth of water, as long as it was clean.In this case, the amount of sugar should be increased by 2 times.

It should be remembered that the drug industry and its self-made analogue can not be taken for persons suffering from diabetes, intestinal obstruction, in violation of the kidney and urinary system diseases."Regidron" is not used to treat patients in an unconscious condition.

What can give instead of "rehydron»


There are cases where the patient, especially a small child, categorically refuses to drink oral rehydration solution.Dr. Komorowski advises to replace the tool with any drink, to which agrees the baby.This can be a fruit or a berry compote with a minimum sugar content, chamomile or other herbal teas, as well as regular drinking water.If dehydration is not necessary to give children a strong tea, cocoa, juices and sodas.