|Weight loss||< 5%||5 - 10%||> 10%|
|Overall state||awake, thirst, restlessness||great restlessness or weakness||drowsiness, cold legs and hands|
|Skin tonus||normal or slightly reduced||reduced||significantly reduced, standing skinfold|
|Mucous membranes||moist||dry||substantially dry|
|Eyes||slightly sunken outlining the dark "circles"||sunken outlining the dark "circles"||significantly sunken with distinct "circles"|
|Urine output||normal||decreased||decreased or missing|
Stir the contents of the sachet in 200 ml of drinking water (for infants in the cooled pre-boiled water for babies).
The amount of liquid in which the contents of the sachet is dissolved must be complied with in order to achieve the optimum amount of salt, sugar and liquids in solution.
The solution of Enhydrol® always serve chilled at 4 – 8 °C.
The reconstituted solution should be used immediately.
|Grade of dehydration||Amount of solution in ml/kg of child body weight at 4 hours interval||Amount of solution in ml/kg of child body weight in addition to any watery stool|
|Heavy||Seek medical help|
In the case of observation of some of these symptoms you should seek medical help immediately.