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Can my baby get too much salt from oral rehydration therapy?

Most of the oral rehydration fluids for children do not contain a high amount of salt (sodium chloride or table salt). You should continue breastfeeding or bottle feeding with formula or water to prevent dehydration. Talk to your child's doctor about any concerns you have.

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