Probiotical® ORS

Rehydration & more

Probiotical® ORS is a powdered Dietary Food for Special Medical Purposes for oral rehydration.

Probiotical® ORS is composed of glucose, citrate, potassium, chloride, sodium, Lactobacillus reuteri, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG and zinc sulfate. It is intended for babies and young children in case of acute, light to moderate diarrhea or vomiting.



Composition

Composition

Glucose, trisodium citrate, natrium chloride, kalium chloride, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG, Lactobacillus reuteri, zinc sulfate.

Characteristics

Quality

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. 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 contributes to maintain immune system.


Efficiency

Diarrhea or vomiting lead to a rapid loss of fluids, salts and essential nutrients in young 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. Probiotical® ORS is advised for the oral rehydration of babies and young children in case of acute diarrea, from light to moderate and vomiting.

Use

Use

Children : Drink 10ml/kg of body weight after each liquid stools loss.

Adults: Drink 1l/day (4 sticks/day) during 2 days.


Precautions for use

Probiotical® ORS 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.

Conditioning

Conditioning

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.