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Drug Name:

ENFALYTE OTC

Generic Name and Formulations:
Rice syrup solids 30g, sodium 50mEq, potassium 25mEq, chloride 45mEq, citrate 34mEq, Calories 126; per liter; fruit-flavor liq.

Company:
Mead Johnson Nutrition

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ENFALYTE:

Oral fluid and electrolyte replacement in mild to moderate diarrhea.

Adults and Children:

<5yrs: see literature. 5–10yrs: may give 1–2 quarts/day. Older children and adults: may give ≥ 2 quarts/day.

Contraindications:

As sole therapy in severe diarrhea. Intractable vomiting. Adynamic ileus. Intestinal obstruction. Perforated bowel. Anuria. Oliguria. Impaired homeostatic mechanisms.

Warnings/Precautions:

Adjust intake of other electrolyte containing liquids. Avoid carbonated or fruit drinks. Maintain correct caloric intake.

Pharmacological Class:

Fluid & electrolyte replacement.

How Supplied:

Liq—6oz

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