Pedialyte

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Pedialyte for Vomiting
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Teresa
Asthma
Is pedialyte Apple juice better than water for under 2 year olds with asthma, congestion, cough & runny nose?

and i don't like it . it has a plasticy after taste...
" ...drank pedialyte and i don't like it . it has a plasticy after taste . maybe ...have given pedialyt... "

I give my son pedialyte when he is sick and not eating well...
" ...give my son pedialyte when he is sick and not eating ...kept him from getting dehydrated and has ne... "

I took Pedialyte (electrolytes) to prevent dehydration....
" ...the first day after the flu shot. I took Pedialyte (electrolytes) to prevent dehydration. I... "

started keeping the pedialyte pops stocked in the freezer....
" i've started keeping the pedialyte pops stocked in the freezer. ...them, and when i get dehydrated taking care of ever... "

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you describe! I've switched to pedialyte and give them no...
" Mine have had a really yucky stomach bug this week and ...like you describe! I've switched to pedialyte and give them no ... "

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dehydrated, i've been given some pedialyte to try and get...
" ...i've been given some pedialyte to try and get into him. He has been very sick hes... "

to handle it? They told us to only give her pedialyte, no...
" ...this virus today. She is vomitting and has diahrea and is 13 months old. Any suggestions on how to handle it? They... "

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to give DD Pedialyte a few weeks ago from her projectile...
" We had to give DD Pedialyte a few weeks ago from ...a 4oz bottle of just Pedialyte then for the rest of ...half formu... "

We had to give her Pedialyte to keep her from getting...
" ...She was vomiting and had dry heaves. We had to give her Pedialyte to keep her from getting dehydrated. I guess she h... "

Patient concerns with Pedialyte

We found 38,224 discussions
Teresa
Asthma
Is pedialyte Apple juice better than water for under 2 year olds with asthma, congestion, cough & runny nose?

and i don't like it . it has a plasticy after taste...
" ...drank pedialyte and i don't like it . it has a plasticy after taste . maybe ...have given pedialyt... "

I give my son pedialyte when he is sick and not eating well...
" ...give my son pedialyte when he is sick and not eating ...kept him from getting dehydrated and has ne... "

I took Pedialyte (electrolytes) to prevent dehydration....
" ...the first day after the flu shot. I took Pedialyte (electrolytes) to prevent dehydration. I... "

started keeping the pedialyte pops stocked in the freezer....
" i've started keeping the pedialyte pops stocked in the freezer. ...them, and when i get dehydrated taking care of ever... "

Post from
www.twinstuff.com
you describe! I've switched to pedialyte and give them no...
" Mine have had a really yucky stomach bug this week and ...like you describe! I've switched to pedialyte and give them no ... "

Post from
www.ohbaby.co.nz
dehydrated, i've been given some pedialyte to try and get...
" ...i've been given some pedialyte to try and get into him. He has been very sick hes... "

to handle it? They told us to only give her pedialyte, no...
" ...this virus today. She is vomitting and has diahrea and is 13 months old. Any suggestions on how to handle it? They... "

Post from
www.lifamilies.com
to give DD Pedialyte a few weeks ago from her projectile...
" We had to give DD Pedialyte a few weeks ago from ...a 4oz bottle of just Pedialyte then for the rest of ...half formu... "

We had to give her Pedialyte to keep her from getting...
" ...She was vomiting and had dry heaves. We had to give her Pedialyte to keep her from getting dehydrated. I guess she h... "

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