The rehydration solution
Why REHIDRAT® works.
REHIDRAT®, SA’s No. 1 oral electrolyte replacement solution, contains an optimal balance of sugars, salts and minerals to replenish lost fluids and help prevent and treat dehydration and electrolyte depletion. REHIDRAT® contains no artificial preservatives, sweeteners or colourants and is suitable for the whole family. REHIDRAT® for families and babies and REHIDRAT® Sport for active people, offer superior hydration and electrolyte replacement for any situation. Works best taken before, during and after sickness and exercise.
REHIDRAT® is available in 3 flavours - Blackcurrant, Orange, Vanilla - from leading pharmacies and retail outlets. It’s available in convenient 6’s packs or single sachets.
Directions for use:
- The contents of one 14g sachet should be dissolved into 250ml of freshly boiled and cooled water.
- The solution must be freshly prepared everyday. Discard unused solution after 24 hours.
3 months+: 100 – 200 ml after every bowel movement.
1-5 years: 200 ml after every bowel movement.
6 years and older: To quench thirst and replace fluid loss.
Mild dehydration: 50 ml / kg body mass for first 6 hours, followed by maintenance therapy.
Moderate to severe dehydration: 100 ml / kg body mass for first 6 hours, followed by maintenance therapy.
REHIDRAT® ORANGE. Reg. No. Y/24/181. REHIDRAT® BLACKCURRANT. Reg. No. Y/24/214. REHIDRAT® VANILLA. Reg. No. N/24/103. Each 14 g sachet of powder contains: Sodium Chloride 0,44 g, Potassium Chloride 0,38 g, Sodium Bicarbonate 0,42 g, Glucose 4,1 g, Sucrose 8,1 g. For full prescribing information, please refer to the package insert approved by the Medicines Regulatory Authority.
REHIDRAT® Sport is available in 2 flavours – Lemon & Lime, Naartjie - from leading pharmacies and retail outlets. It’s available in convenient 6’s packs or single sachets.
Directions for use:
- Dissolve 1 sachet in 250 ml of chilled water.
- Drink enough to quench thirst and replace fluid loss during exercise.
- Drink before, during and after exercise.
- Discard solution after 24 hours.