ORS - WHICH ONE TO USE?
Professor of Gastroenterology
Department of Gastrointestinal Sciences, Christian Medical College & Hospital, Vellore 632004, India.
Figure 1. Flow chart for ORS administration and management of diarrhea in children. The WHO classification of dehydration is shown and equivalent percentage dehydration is shown. Use the reduced osmolarity ORS for children. Zinc is given in 20 mg dose daily for a period not exceeding 14 days.
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