Zinc deficiency; acute and persistent diarrhea in infants and children up to 5 years of age.
For acute and persistent diarrhea: orally For children below 6 months: 20mg OD for 10-14 days. For children 0.5- 5 yrs: 20mg OD for 10-14 Administered between meals and a repeat dose given in case vomiting occurs within 30 minutes.
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Zinc is known to reduce the duration and severity of diarrhea in children with a high incidence of zinc deficiency. It is also known to have inhibitory effects on enteric pathogens