Oral Rehydration Solutions are gaining popularity as it is safe for all age groups. It is preferred over sweetened fruit juices and carbonated drinks as the latter contains high content of carbohydrate and osmolarity and very low content of electrolyte. Hence these are discouraged. Every year Instant drink suppliers an estimated 70-80% of diarrhoeal death is caused due to dehydration.
Submitted by chetanaegis • June 14, 2013