Electrolyte Solutions work to restore proper balance of electrolytes (sodium, chloride, potassium, etc.) in the body, so that important actions like muscle contraction and nerve activity can take place. They also supply additional water that the body needs when oral fluid intake is not sufficient.
- - Restores fluid balance in cases of dehydration, shock, or as the result of certain diseases
- - Can be given to animals intravenously or subcutaneously
- - Multiple manufacturers so widely available and fairly economical