- Give drinks containing sugar (not Light) in
small and frequent portions (several sips every 10-15 min.)
- Sweet ice cream or
yoghurt may work well
- Never miss a chance to
give something containing sugar!
- Keep records of how
much the child has had to drink
-Begin with solid
foods as soon as the vomiting stops or decreases
- Mini-doses of glucagon work well
when everything else fails < 2 years:2 “units” in a U-100 syringe > 2 years:1 “unit”/year up to 15 “units”
(0.15 mg) Repeat after 1 hour or more if needed Haymond
MW. Diabetes Care 2001;24:643-45.