Try ElectroVites+ tm electrolyte powder that provides electrolytes to fight dehydration in your sick or newborn birds. Use instead of Pedialyte or Lactated Ringers and mix only as much as needed. No waste. It is easy to use and store and has a pleasant taste and odor. Unlike drug store electrolyte powder, ElectroVites contains NO preservatives, artificial color or flavor and no artificial sweeteners. Simply mix ElectroVites+ electrolyte powder with water for feeding. Use 1 teaspoon per cup (8oz), 1 teaspoon provides the following: Sodium 10 mEq, Potassium 5 mEq, Magnesium 0.63 mEq, Calcium 0.44 mEq, Chloride 15 mEq, Lactate 1.07 mEq.