The name of your medicine is Dioralyte Natural/Citrus/Blackcurrant Sachets (called Dioralyte throughout this leaflet). Dioralyte works by replacing the water and salts lost from your body when you have diarrhoea. It contains glucose and salts (these are sodium chloride, potassium chloride and disodium hydrogen citrate)
Uses / Instructions
Dioralyte powder solution provides fast and effective replacement of body salts and treats dehydration caused by acute diarrhoea. Contains pre-cooked rice powder and salts that are specially formulated to support people suffering from the effects of diarrhoea.
This powder should be mixed with water before use.
Caution when using Dioralyte Sachets:
- If you are suffering from intestinal obstruction, diabetes, kidney or liver failure, or are on a low potassium or sodium diet, ask your doctor before use
- Infants under 2 years of age should be seen by a doctor as soon as possible
You should not normally have any side effects. Stop taking Dioralyte Relief and see a doctor or go to a hospital straight away if: You have an allergic reaction. The signs may include: a rash, swallowing or breathing problems, swelling of your lips, face, throat or tongue.
The active substances are pre-cooked rice powder, sodium citrate, sodium chloride and potassium chloride. The other ingredients are hypromellose, aspartame, blackcurrant or Cirtus flavour, purified water and ethanol 96%