A 45-year-old female asked:
can you mix pedialyte with formula?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Cornelia Franz answered
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes but why?: We usually use pedialyte for vomiting and diarrhea to maintain electrolyte balance. Formula with water is balanced and has appropriate nutrients so it really isn't necessary to mix pedialyte and formula. I might suggest using a teaspoon or two of formal in a bottle of pedialyte for a child who won't drink anything but milk..This gives the taste of milk with more pedialyte.
Answered on Dec 22, 2019
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