What is Electrolyte replacement?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs


Electrolyte replacements provide both electrolytes (like sodium, potassium, and so forth) and fluid to the patient. Special electrolyte replacement solutions can be prepared in order to meet the needs of particular patients.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Chronic fatigue 2 0
Chronic dehydration 1 0
Dehydration 1 0
Diarrhea 1 0
Dysautonomia 1 0

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Based on patients currently taking Electrolyte replacement

Dosage Patients
1 tsp. daily 1
1 other four times daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Electrolyte replacement

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Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
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Currently taking Electrolyte replacement

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Electrolyte replacement

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 1
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