o r s oral rehydration salts orange 600 grams nzvt

O.R.S. is short for Oral Rehydration Salts, or Oral Rehydration Solution. Originally it was mainly used for moisture loss / dehydration due to diarrhea, for example, but it has also proved to be a very effective formula for (endurance) athletes. Due to the special hypotonic formula, moisture is absorbed by your cells as effectively as possible to replenish the body fluids. Due to its effectiveness, O.R.S. is even included in the World Health Organization (WHO) model list of essential medicines.

What is an Oral Rehydration Solution?

O.R.S. is a specific mix of carbohydrates (dextrose) and salts (a combination of sodium and potassium). This mix in the right proportion creates a so-called hypotonic drink with a low osmolality of 220 mmol / kg. In simple language this means that moisture is absorbed more easily than with an isotonic drink, for example. This is exactly what you are looking for when your body has become dehydrated due to prolonged (endurance) training, high ambient temperatures or simply drinking too little.


Carbohydrate electrolyte solutions increase water absorption during physical activity and promote endurance in endurance sports.

Usage and dosage

Each 15 gram dose of O.R.S. contains no less than 9 grams of carbohydrates and 2 grams of salt. This makes O.R.S. perfect to take during or around long, intensive (endurance) training. Also if you spend a long time in high ambient temperatures or have not been able to drink enough, O.R.S. a good addition. Obviously O.R.S. not a substitute for adequate hydration throughout the day.

Dissolve 15 gram in at least 500 ml drink of your choice. 

O.R.S. is certified doping free

When striving for ultimate performance you want to be guaranteed of a product that is 100% free of illegal substances. For that reason every batch of O.R.S. gets tested in accordance with the Dutch NZVT regulations. All tests are independently executed by LGC Laboratory UK, a global leader in the life sciences sector. As a result, O.R.S. proudly wears the Certified Doping Free badge standing for the purest quality available. Here you will find the test result.

Why is there little information shown about this product?

Unfortunately, we are only allowed to give limited information about supplements, due to strict European regulations. Only approved claims which are mentioned in the EU database are allowed to be mentioned. Therefore, often we aren't allowed to share results based on scientific research that have not been submitted to the EU for approval.

Should you have any specific questions about this product, please contact our customer service for personal advice.

Warning

Do not exceed the recommended daily intake. Keep in a dry and cool place. Food supplements should not replace a varied and balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. Keep out of reach of children.

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O.R.S. (Oral Rehydration Salts) - Orange - 600 grams - NZVT

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O.R.S. contains no less than 40 doses per jar and has a delicious orange flavor. This makes O.R.S. a pleasure to drink after every workout!
  • Oral rehydrating agent in optimal proportions
  • Hypotonic low osmolality drink
  • Ideal during or around intensive (endurance) training
  • With delicious orange flavor
  • Certified doping free
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