Oral rehydration salts are usually given after each runny poo (diarrhoea).
How do you take oral rehydration salts?
How is the ORS drink prepared?Put the contents of the ORS packet in a clean container. Check the packet for directions and add the correct amount of clean water. Add water only. Do not add ORS to milk, soup, fruit juice or soft drinks. Stir well, and feed it to the child from a clean cup. Do not use a bottle.Jul 4, 2014
Can we drink ORS at night?
Drink an ORS Before Bed Instead of drinking a glass of water, drink an oral rehydration solution like DripDrop ORS, which also contains electrolytes that are essential for hydration. Try to drink the ORS an hour or two before bed so you dont wake up in the middle of the night to use the restroom.
How long does it take for oral rehydration salts to work?
Oral rehydration salts should start working quickly and dehydration usually gets better within 3 to 4 hours.