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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott J. Wolfson
22 years experience Pediatrics
No: For babies who need hydration support i recommend using pedialyte or a similar product. This is absorbed much more readily than gatorade which has a m ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Yes & no: The gatoraid by itself is not designed for babies & is generally too sugary & concentrated for them.I sometimes recommend its use in kids over 6m mix ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Melaragno
45 years experience Pediatrics
Probably not: Gatorade is an electrolyte solution that is heavy on salt Plain water is the best hydration liquid Gatorade was developed for heavily sweating athlete ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Water: Water will take care of the dehydration. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, n ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hill
23 years experience Family Medicine
Could be dehydration: Dehydration - dry mouth, eyes, skin gets dry and when you squeeze the skin on the back of your hand it may stay tented up when you let go. It can cau ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Of course: You should drink water as needed. Are you still having diarrhea? If so, it is time to consult your doctor again.
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathya Jaganmohan
21 years experience Gastroenterology
Dehydration: If you use gatorade and plenty of water, i would not advise using salt tablets. It can increase the sodium levels in your body especially when your b ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
58 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: Everything depends on what you mean by "lots of water". Did the doctor do nay blood tests? Normal water intake daily should be about 70 ounces of wate ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
BAD SUNBURN: YOU HAVE FIRE YOU PUT A FIRE OUT WITH WATER. TAKE SEVERAL BATHS A DAY FOR AT LEAST 30 MINUTES THREE OR FOUR TIMES A DAT. DO NOT PUT ANY CREAMS OR LOTI ... Read More

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