Call your doctor if the dehydrated person experiences any of the following:
Take the person to the hospital's emergency department if these situations occur:
Try to get people who are dehydrated dehydrated (even those who have been vomiting) to take in fluids in the following ways:
Try to cool the person, if there has been heat exposure or if the person has an elevated temperature, in the following ways:
The foremost treatment for dehydration is prevention. Anticipate the need for increased fluid intake.
When dehydration is treated and the underlying cause identified, you will recover normally.
dehydration caused by heat exposure, too much exercise, or decreased water intake is generally easy to manage, and outcome is excellent.