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Pedialyte

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Pedialyte is an oral electrolyte solution manufactured by Abbott Laboratories and invented by Gary Cohen, MD of Swampscott, Massachuse...
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Pedialyte for Vomiting
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Does Pedialyte cause Constipation ?

#1 in Pedialyte discussions - 509 posts discuss Constipation with Pedialyte. Constipation is #1 concern in Pedialyte discussions.
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" ...wanted to say that when my ds was about your ds's age his ped gave me the go ahead to give him some pedialyte when he got constipated... "

" ...awhile now! I have been so worried that it is a cyst or something. I have been drinking pedialyte and it has helped with the constipation. I really... "

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" ...times - either when really constipated or with pedialyte per doctor's rec when he was sick and wouldn't drink anything. ...Now if he gets constipated I just use prune... "

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" ...48 hours?? pedialyte like 1 to 2 oz in a bottle will help then.... had to do that when ds pooped out... "

" ...needs the sugar...the only time she has ever had is when she was constipated....but I have to give her pedialyte 1-2 times a day to keep her hydrated...although I... "

" ...We use Similac Soy...I'm ...butter then they are constipated and told me to give Shelby 1-2 ounces of pedialyte between feedings. Apparently soy can make them constipated...just what I was... "

" ...constipated his doctor told us to give him Pedialyte.... "

" ...baby foods - bananas, applesauce, rice cereal, oatmeal, prunes, miralax, and pedialyte. Because whenever one would get sick or severely constipated, we'd just happen to be out of those things... "

" ...and his Pediatrician said to give him pedialyte for his constipation and also doesn't hurt to avoid or help with dehydration because small babies can become dehydrated so easily. It can't... "

" ...that helped with my LO's constipation when we used to give him formula. Our pediatrician also advised Pedialyte for our LO's ...12w old. Guessing Pedialyte tastes awful compared to breast... "

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