homemade pedialyte-"a recipe (from a pediatrician, no less) on how to make your own pedialyte. i guarantee you have all the essential ingredients at home. to make your own pedialyte, just mix 4 cups of water, 1/2 teaspoon of salt, and 2 tablespoons of sugar. you can also add 1/2 tsp. of jell-o powder to give it a little flavor." will def. come in handy!