ORS is the best solution to prevent dehydration in children due to diarrhea and vomiting

Apr 18, 2015
If your child is suffering from vomiting and diarrhea, one should make sure they do not suffer from dehydration. Diarrhea and vomiting, both lead to excessive loss of water and important salts from the body. It is very important to replace the loss of water and salt immediately or your child may have to be hospitalized. In this case, you can give your child oral rehydration solution (ORS). It is a powder that contains vital salts and sugar that has to be mixed with water. This solution is easily absorbed by the body, helps replace lost fluids and salts and thus, preventing dehydration.

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