QuestionsHow to make oral rehydration solution at home?
Anonymous asked 3 years ago
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Dr. M. M. Haque Staff answered 3 years ago

Now a days, commercial pack of oral rehydration salt is available everywhere. In case of Bangladeshi formulation which is a 500 ml pack of ORS, you just need to add 500 ml of clean water to prepare it. Many other solutions can be used for diarrhoea. For detail go to ‘Health Tips’ and ‘Article’ section. Some topics are there related to your queries.

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