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Pediatric Fluids and Electrolyte Therapy

For maintenance fluids, enter only the weight.

Current Weight:
Pre-Illness Weight:
OR
% Dehydration:
Duration of Illness:
Temperature:
 
Sodium (Na+): mEq/L
Initial Therapy:
cc, or cc/kg of normal saline

Total 24 Hours


Total 24 Hours Water (cc) Na+ (mEq) K+ (mEq)
Maintenance:
Deficit:

24-Hour Total:
Fluid Therapy Information
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First 8 Hours


First 8 Hours Water (cc) Na+ (mEq) K+ (mEq)
Maintenance:
Deficit:
Free Water:  
Initial Bolus:  

8-Hour Total:
per 1000 cc:
Suggested Fluid Therapy
Running at (cc/hr):

Next 16 Hours


Next 16 Hours Water (cc) Na+ (mEq) K+ (mEq)
Maintenance:
Deficit:
Free Water:  

16-Hour Total:
per 1000 cc:
Suggested Fluid Therapy:
Running at (cc/hr):

References

Boineau FG and Lewy JE: Estimation of Parenteral Fluid Requirements. Pediatric Clinics of North America 1990; 37(2):257-321.
Feld LG, Kaskel FJ, and Schoeneman MJ: The Approach to Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy in Pediatrics. Advances in Pediatrics 1988; 35:497-536.
Sieberry GK and Iannone R. The Harriet Lane Handbook. Mosby: St. Louis, 2000.


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DISCLAIMER: All calculations must be confirmed before use. The authors make no claims of the accuracy of the information contained herein; and these suggested doses are not a substitute for clinical judgement. Neither ValueMD nor any other party involved in the preparation or publication of this site shall be liable for any special, consequential, or exemplary damages resulting in whole or part from any user's use of or reliance upon this material.


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