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         Electrolytes are substances or compounds that dissociate when dissolved in water to form positively and negatively charged ions (cations and anions)

 
Estimated minimum requirements for Sodium, Chloride and Potassium in a healthy person are

Age

Weight

Sodium

Chloride

Potassium

0-5 months

4.5

120

180

500

6-11 months

8.9

200

300

700

1 year

11

225

350

1000

2-5 years

16

300

500

1400

6-9 years

25

400

600

1600

10-18 years

50

500

750

2000

above18 yrs

70

500

750

2000

 
Electrolytes are simple inorganic salts of sodium, potassium, magnesium or complex organic molecules:

Sodium

Chloride

Potassium

 

 

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