Medicine Dosage Information

Acetaminophen (Tylenol): 4-6 hours between doses.

*** Do not give acetaminophen (Tylenol) to children under 3 months of age without first consulting a doctor;  (541) 550-4444***

Weight

(Pounds)

Infant Drops*

80 mg/0.8ml

Children’s Elixir

160 mg/5ml

6-9

0.4 ml

1.25 ml

10-11

0.6 ml

2 ml

12-14

0.8 ml

2.5 ml

15-17

1 ml

3 ml

18-23

1.2 ml

3.75 ml

24-29

1.6 ml

5 ml

30-35

2 ml

6 ml

 *The infant concentrated drops are being removed from the market. Please double check the concentration on the bottle before dosing.

IBUPROFEN (Motrin): 6-8 hours between doses.

*** Do not give Ibuprofen to children under 6 months of age

Weight

(Pounds)

Infant Drops

50 mg/1.25 ml

Children’s Elixir

100mg/5 ml

12-13

1.25 ml

2 ml

14-17

1.5 ml

3 ml

18-21

2 ml

4 ml

22-26

2.5 ml

5 ml

27-30

3 ml

6 ml

31-35

3.5 ml

7 ml

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