A member asked:

My daughter is 1 year 6 months old she drinks around 1.5 liter of water per day she even sometime wakes up to drink water is this normal?thanks

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale answered

Specializes in Preventive Medicine

A great thirst. You need to get it checked.

Answered Sep 5, 2013



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Dr. Robin Ifft answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

That seems like quite alot of water for an 18month old child. If she is requesting this much water because of thirst then she should be evaluated soon. Some diseases present with increased thirst.

Answered Nov 9, 2014



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