Supervise the mother in giving 200 to 400 ml. of Oresol in 4 hours.
In the IMCI management guidelines, SOME DEHYDRATION is treated with the administration of Oresol within a period of 4 hours. The amount of Oresol is best computed on the basis of the childs weight (75 ml/kg body weight). If the weight is unknown, the amount of Oresol is based on the childs age.