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Our CPD approved course specialising in hydration from our expert team of in-house pharmacists and healthcare professionals.
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Causes of dehydration.•
Risk factors and complications of dehydration.
How to treat and prevent dehydration.•
How to recognise when to get medical help.
How O.R.S can help beyond dehydration
Why O.R.S Hydration
Our scientifically proven formula follows the World Health Organisation Hydration guidelines.
The perfect blend of electrolytes and just a small amount of glucose is proven to hydrate you faster and keep you hydrated for longer than water alone.
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For which age category can O.R.S be used?
O.R.S Hydration Tablets are indicated for use in children over 3 years old and adults. If the intention is to use the product outside of the recommended instructions on the label or the age group, which is advertised for, we recommend seeking the advice of a healthcare professional.
O.R.S Hydration Tablets Sports is to be used above 12 years. As there is more sodium.
Can O.R.S be used for children below 3 years?
If you wish to give this product to children under 3 years, please consult a healthcare professional before doing so.
Can we prescribe O.R.S? Is it reimbursed?
Yes in the UK, O.R.S can be prescribed by a doctor, and it is reimbursed by the NHS.
Can I mix O.R.S Hydration Tablets with other drinks?
No. O.R.S Hydration Tablets should only be dissolved in normal drinking water. O.R.S Hydration Tablets are formulated to be taken with water, we do not recommend taking in juice or any other drink.
(especially for kids)
What is the legal classification of O.R.S Hydration Tablets?
O.R.S Hydration tablets are classified as “Food supplements”
What is the exact osmolarity of O.R.S?
O.R.S Hydration Tablets follow the World Health Organizations’ guidelines for low osmolarity. Calculated osmolarity: approximately 250 mOsm/L. If you have more questions email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
O.R.S Hydration Tablets be used via enteral feeding tubes?
If you wish to use this product via an enteral feeding tube, please consult a healthcare professional before doing so. If used it should be fully dissolved and flushed through after administration.
How long does O.R.S Hydration Tablets keep after making up?
Once prepared, use the solution within 8 hours, or 24 hours if refrigerated.