Product features

  • 6 sachets of oral electrolyte powder
  • Replacement of essential body water and salts
  • For infants, children and adults

Product description

Fast and effective replacement of lost water and body salts.

Dioralyte is indicated for the replacement of essential body water and salts in the treatment of acute diarrhoea in infants, children and adults. Early use is important to avoid dehydration, particularly in the young and elderly.

Features of Dioralyte blackcurrant sachets

  • Ideal for acute diarrhoea
  • Early usage to avoid dehydration
  • Blackcurrant flavoured sachets
  • Specifications

    • 6 sachets
  • Suitable for

    • Infants, children and adults
  • Warnings and cautions

    • Infants under the age of 2 years with diarrhoea should be seen by a physician as soon as possible
    • Store below 25°C
    • Store in the original package in order to protect from moisture
    • Keep out of the reach and sight of children
    • If the illness is not improving within 24-48 hours consult your doctor
  • How to use

    1. Dissolve contents of one Dioralyte sachet in 200ml (approx. 7 fl oz) of drinking water. Use fresh drinking water for adults and children. For infants, and where drinking water is unavailable, the water should be freshly boiled then cooled.
    2. The solution should be made up immediately before use. If refrigerated the solution may be stored for up to 24 hours, otherwise any solution remaining one hour after reconstitution should be discarded.
    3. Adults: One or two sachets after every loose motion (each sachet dissolved in 200ml of water).
    4. Children: One sachet after every loose motion.
    5. Infants (up to the age of 2): One to one and a half times the normal 24-hour feed volume using Dioralyte solution prepared as directed above.
  • Ingredients

    Active ingredients: Sodium Chloride 0.47g, Potassium Chloride 0.30g, Glucose 3.56g, Disodium Hydrogen Citrate 0.53g. Also contains: Silicon Dioxide, Saccharin Sodium, Blackcurrant Flavour.

  • Delivery and returns

    Click & Collect

    • Free on all orders over £20
    • £1.50 on orders up to £20
    • Delivered in 3-5 working days if ordered before 6pm Monday - 6pm Thursday
    • Delivered the following working Thursday if ordered after 6pm Thursday - 6pm Monday

    *Please note: If your chosen pharmacy is in the North West, North East, Yorkshire, the Isle of Man, Channel Islands or Scottish Highlands and Islands your order will take an additional working day to these delivery times. To find out if your pharmacy is impacted click here.

    Standard delivery

    • Free on orders over £30
    • £2.99 for orders up to £30
    • Delivered in 3-5 working days

    Express delivery

    • Free on orders over £60
    • £4.99 on orders up to £60
    • Delivered Next Day if ordered before 6pm Monday to Friday
    • Delivered Tuesday if ordered after 6pm Friday to Sunday

    Pharmacy Medicines delivery

    Pharmacy Medicines will need to be signed for by someone aged 18 or over. If there isn't anyone in who can sign for your order, you can change your delivery date or redirect it to a local parcel shop using the courier's website or app.

    Unfortunately, your order can't be left in a safe place or with a neighbour. The courier will try to deliver three times before they return it to us.

    Purchasing in bulk/high unit volume

    Please note that when purchasing high unit volumes of single lines (10+ units) that delivery promotions are null and void.
    This is as a result of high volume orders not being able to be dispatched via our normal third party fulfilment.
    As a result for any excessive bulk orders of single lines we will be in touch regarding your order to discuss further delivery costs that will be incurred.

    Returns

    If you're not completely satisfied with your order, you can return it to us within 28 days
    Find out more about our returns policy click here