Commercial oral rehydration solutions--pitfalls, knowledge, attitude and practices.

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Locally available commercial preparations of oral rehydration solutions (ORS) were analyzed for their composition, package instructions and availability. A survey from 50 chemist stores, revealed that ORS packets available belonged to 28 different pharmaceutical companies. None of the shops stored more than five different brands and alternate preparations… (More)

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@article{Prajapati1992CommercialOR, title={Commercial oral rehydration solutions--pitfalls, knowledge, attitude and practices.}, author={Nitin Prajapati and Panna Choudhury and Harash Sachdev and Ashish Dubey and Rishi Puri}, journal={Indian pediatrics}, year={1992}, volume={29 11}, pages={1391-403} }