Oralyte Powder is an oral electrolyte contains salts of Sodium and Potassium. Potassium chloride is an essential mineral for good organ function and body, prescribed in hypokalemia and needed for several functions in the body. Sodium chloride is a salt supplement used to treat low sodium. It helps maintain salt and water balance by pulling extra fluid out of a swollen area. Oralyte Powder is used to replace fluids and minerals (such as Sodium, Potassium) lost due to diarrhea and vomiting. It helps prevent or treat the loss of too much body water (dehydration). Having the right amount of fluids and minerals is important for the normal functioning of the body. Directions for use: Mix the contents of the packet in water as directed on the product package. Stir well until the powder dissolves completely. Caution: Do not heat. Do not drink fruit juices or eat foods with added salt while taking Oralyte Powder.