Because of frequent loose watery stools dehydration
should be given in amounts eual to the amount of losses in the form of loose stools. Approximatly one to two oz and sips of pedialye after each loose stool and in between the loose stools by monitoring activity, moisture of tongue, oral mucosa
, skin turgor and adequate urine output. You can give sips of Pedialyte approximately 10ml per Kg of weight of your child in mild to moderate dehydration.