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Probiotical ORS

Probiotical ORS

Composition and indications

Probiotical ORS® is a powdered Dietary Food for Special Medical Purposes for oral rehydration. Probiotical ORS® is composed of glucose, citrate, potassium, chloride, sodium, zinc sulfate, Lactobacillus reuteri and Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG. It is intended for babies and young children in case of acute, light to moderate diarrhea or vomiting.

Indications
Diarrhea or vomiting lead to a rapid loss of fluids, salts and essential nutrients in youg children and babies. The balance of the natural bacterial flora can also be disturbed. Probiotical ORS® restore the balance of salts and fluids until diarrhea and vomiting stop.

Composition
Glucose, trisodium citrate, natrium chloride, kalium chloride, Lactobacillus Rhamnosus GG, Lactobacillus Reuteri, zinc sulfate.

Mechanisms of action and specifications of the product

For rehydration, Probiotical ORS® meets the European and Worldwide recommendations in term of concentration of glucose, sodium, chloride, potassium and citrate. The resulting osmolarity is therefore ideal for rehydration.

Recommended target values
Probiotical ORS® Mmol/LESPGHAN (mmol/L)WHO/UNICEF (mmol/L)
Glucose7574-11175
Natrium756075
Chloride65>2565
Kalium202020
Citrate101010
Total osmolarity245>189245


In addition of the classical composition of ORSs, Probiotical ORS® contains two bacteria, Lactobacillus reuteri and Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG, scientifically proven for their efficacy and officially recommended by the EU. Probiotical ORS® contains zinc that helps to maintain immune homeostasis.

Usage instructions

Prevention
Children : Drink 10ml/kg of body weight after each liquid stools loss.
Adults: Drink 1l/day (4 sticks/day) during 2 days.

Rehydration (curative)
Children : Drink 15-20ml/kg of body weight/hour (first 4 hours). Reduce gradually the volume when the symptoms of dehydration decrease.
Adults: Drink 1 stick diluted in 250ml after each liquid stools loss.

Vomiting
Regular administration of small quantities.

To use until the end of the diarrhea and/or vomiting
Max 8 sticks/day (2 liters of water /day)

Precautions of use
should not be used as the only source nutrition. Do not use by the parenteral route. Must be excluded from the alimentation of healthy children. Keep out of reach of children. Read carefully the precautions of use before usage. The product must be used under medical control.

Packaging

Probiotical ORS® exists in boxes of 8 sticks of 5,25 g each.
A stick of powder have to be diluted in 250 ml water.

GOTOTOP

Ask your physician or pharmacist for advices

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