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What is the best way to hydrate a child during diarrhea and vomiting?
Small, frequent sips
Quickly drink a lot
Small, frequent sips is right
When hydrating your child during diarrhea and vomiting, small sips are better than gulps.LEARN MORE
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Use Pedialyte oral electrolyte solution under medical supervision for the dietary management of dehydration due to diarrhea and vomiting.
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