Indicated in the oral fluid and electrolyte replacement in patients with dehydration particularly associated with acute diarrhea of various origins.
This oral rehydrating the patient serum replacement by subsequent losses caused by diarrhea, vomiting and normal loss of water until you can resume proper nutrition
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1. What it is Sueroral and what it is used
Sueroral belongs to a group of medicines called formulations of oral rehydration salts.
Sueroral is indicated in the oral fluid and electrolyte replacement in patients with dehydration particularly associated with acute diarrhea of various origins.
The goal of treatment with this oral serum is to rehydrate the patient and maintain hydration by replacing subsequent losses caused by diarrhea, vomiting and normal loss of water until you can resume proper nutrition.
You should consult a doctor if worsens or does not improve after 5 days.
2. What you need to know before you start taking this oral serum:
Do not take Sueroral:
If you are allergic to the active substances (anhydrous glucose, sodium chloride, sodium citrate dihydrate, potassium chloride) or any of the other ingredients of oral rehydration salts (listed in section 6).
If you have little or no urine output
If you have important and continuous vomiting
If You have a glucose malabsorption already known
If you are diabetic
If you have inability to drink
If you have intestinal blockage
If you have paralytic ileus
If you have kidney failure
If you have intestinal perforation
In Premature and children under 1 month
In Pre-shock depression, which should be done by oral administration gastric or intravenous Ringer serum and other
Warnings and Precautions
Consult your doctor or pharmacist before you start taking Sueroral. Take special care:
- When parenteral rehydration is indicated, as in cases of severe dehydration and continuous or frequent vomiting, since in this case is not appropriate Sueroral administration.
- If you regularly consume cow's milk should not take more than 150 ml every four hours, and if diarrhea worsens, you should discontinue its use and replace it by another protein food.
- You can eat normal food when diarrhea is corrected.
- The breast-feeding should continue between the administrations of oral rehydration solution.
Sueroral use with other medicines
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently utilizdo or might take any other medicines ..
Taking Sueroral with food and drink
They should not be given purgatives.
Pregnancy, lactation and fertility
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, you think you may be pregnant or planning to become pregnant, ask your doctor or pharmacist before using this medicine.
Driving and using machines
Sueroral not affect your ability to drive or operate machinery.
Sueroral contains glucose, sodium, potassium and orange coloring S (E-110)
This oral serum contains glucose. If your doctor has told you have an intolerance to some sugars, contact your doctor before taking this medicine.
Patients with diabetes mellitus should be aware that this medicine contains 20 g of glucose per envelope.
Patients with sodium diet should note that this product contains 2000mg (90mmol) sodium per sachet.
Patients with renal impairment or with potassium diet should be aware that this medicine contains 780mg (20mmol) of potassium per sachet.
This medicine may cause allergic reactions because it contains yellow dye orange S (E-110). It can cause asthma, especially in patients allergic to aspirin.
3. How to take Sueroral
Follow the instructions exactly this medicine provided by your doctor or pharmacist. If in doubt, refer back to your doctor or pharmacist. It sueroral be taken drunk dissolving the contents of each envelope provided in one liter of drinking water. The solution should be prepared and administered at room temperature.
The water, if deemed necessary, may have been previously boiled but not after preparation.
not be added other ingredients such as sugar.
The normal dose should be individually calculated according to the weight of the patient and the severity of their disease, although in general the following doses are recommended:
Infants older than one month:
The recommended dose of this oral serum is about 1-1.5 times its usual amount of feed.
It is recommended to administer the solution frequently in small amounts and slowly
The infants who were administered 150 ml of solution per kilogram of body weight in less than 24 hours should drink water frequently to quench thirst.
Children from 1 year old:
The recommended dose is approximately 200 ml of solution per loose stool. It is recommended to administer the solution frequently, in small quantities and
In children, especially if they are weak or have vomiting, it is convenient to administer the solution at a rate of 25 to 30 ml at intervals of 10 to 15 minutes.
In cases of great weakness it can be administered by gavage solution.
If dehydration is scarce and in children under 2 years old, the first day of a water treatment alone will be administered every two shots Sueroral solution, all of the same volume.
In the following days, drink water frequently.
The recommended dose is 200 to 400 ml of solution per loose stool.
There is no recommended daily maximum dose so that the solution can freely administered as sick thirst regulates the amount of Sueroral.
The recommended dose is the same as for adults.
Impaired hepatic function:
In this case it is not necessary dose adjustment.
Impaired renal function:
In patients with impaired renal function it should not take in any case this oral serum.
In patients with very frequent diarrhea will be encouraged to drink very weak and we must help them.
In cases of severe dehydration are treated intravenously with Ringer serum or saline, once overcome the shock and the patient can drink, you can continue treatment with the oral solution.
Duration of treatment is recommended to continue treatment for the duration of diarrhea, and once finalized, until the doctor deems it necessary, which is usually achieved within 4 to 5 days.
If you take more than you should Sueroral
In case of overdose or accidental ingestion, immediately consult your doctor or pharmacist or call poison control center telephone (+034) 91 562 04 20 (indicating the medicine and the amount taken)
The symptom you will notice will be a swelling of the eyelids, if this happens you should stop taking Sueroral.
If you forget to take Sueroral
Do not take a double dose to make up for missed doses.
If you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
4. Possible side effects
Like all medicines, oral rehydration salts that can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. The most common are vomiting, which can occur when administered too quickly. In these cases it should be stopped for 10 minutes Sueroral administration and resumed giving smaller amounts more frequently.
In patients with renal impairment, overdose can lead to hypernatremia and hyperkalemia.
Communication adverse effects
If you experience any side effects, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or nurse, even if it comes to possible side effects not listed in this leaflet. You can also communicate directly through the Spanish Pharmacovigilance System for Medicinal Products for Human Use (Website: www.notificaram.es).
By communicating adverse effects you can help provide more information on the safety of this medicine.
5. Conservation of Sueroral
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date stated on the label after the abbreviation EXP. The expiry date is the last day of that month.
It does not require any special storage conditions.
When not using Sueroral you can keep the fridge solution (2 ° C-8 ° C) and should be discarded 24 hours after preparation.
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Place containers and medicines no longer required in the SIGRE Point your pharmacy. If in doubt, ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. This way you will help to protect the environment.
6. Contents of the pack and other information
Composition of Sueroral
-The Active substances are (per sachet):
Sodium chloride .......................... 3.5 g
Potassium chloride ....................... 1,5 g
Trisodium citrate dihydrate .............. 2.9 g
Glucose anhydrous ........................20,0 g
Looks like and contents of the pack
Sueroral is in the form of envelopes containing 30.261 g of each powder for oral solution. Each pack contains 5 envelopes.
Authorization holder responsible for marketing and manufacturing
Laboratorios Casen-Fleet, S.L.U.
Logroño highway, km 13, 300
50180 Utebo - Zaragoza
Source: Spanish Agency for Medicines and Health Products
* All prices indicated are tax included