Are Pedialyte and related products really better than water or juices to treat and prevent dehydration in children

Are Pedialyte and related products really better than water or juices to treat and prevent dehydration in children?

Many experts say yes...for illness that lasts more than 24 hours.

Prolonged diarrhea and vomiting can be serious in infants and young children. Dehydration from diarrhea is one of the most common reasons children are hospitalized.

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