Hello.... Myson is1. 7 years. he drinks very less amount of water. recently suffered frm dengue n dehydration. doesn't want to drink liquids either shakes ,milk or juices. he cries alot when we force him to drink water or juices. plz help me. I want to know the average water intake of a 1. 7 year of toddler ins day.

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you may flavour his water with little fresh fruit juice. You can even offer fluids in form of lime water, coconut water, buttermilk. You may use attractive sippers for water. He may take upto 1200 ml-1500 ml (including all types of fluids). Hope it helps.

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