Treating or preventing electrolyte loss caused by vomiting or diarrhea. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips are an electrolyte combination. It works by replacing electrolytes (eg, sodium, potassium) that may be lost due to vomiting or diarrhea.
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may interact with GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips. However, no specific interactions with GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips are known at this time.
Ask your health care provider if GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.
Use GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips.
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. When used in small doses, no COMMON side effects have been reported with this product. Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).
If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.
Contact 1-800-222-1222 (the American Association of Poison Control Centers), your local poison control center (http://www.aapcc.org), or emergency room immediately.Proper storage of GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips:
Store GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips out of the reach of children and away from pets.
This information is a summary only. It does not contain all information about GNP Pediatric Electrolyte Strips. If you have questions about the medicine you are taking or would like more information, check with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.