Medication

 

Children’s Tylenol Dosage
Tylenol is an every 4 hour medication
Tylenol=Acetaminophen

    Infants Concentrated Drops (80mg/0.8ml) Children’s Suspension Liquid
(
160mg/5ml)
Children’s Soft Chew Tablets
80mg each
Junior Strength Chewables
160mg each
Weight Age Dropperful Teaspoon (tsp) Tablet Tablet
6-11 lbs 0-3 mo 1/2 =0.4ml
12-17 lbs 4-11 mo 1=0.8ml 1/2 tsp
18-23 lbs 12-23 mo 1 1/2=1.2ml 3/4 tsp
24-35 lbs 2-3 yr 2=1.6ml 1 tsp 2 tabs
36-47lbs 4-5 yr 1 1/2 tsp 3 tabs
48-59lbs 6-8 yr 2 tsp 4 tabs 2 tabs
60-71lbs 9-10 yr 2 1/2 tsp 5 tabs 2 1/2 tabs
72-95lbs 11 yr 3 tsp 6 tabs 3 tabs
96 & over 12 yr 4 tabs

 

Children’s Motrin Dosage
Motrin is an every 6 hour medication approved for children older than 6 months
Motrin=Ibuprofen

    Infant’s Motrin
Concentrated Drops
50mg/1.25
Children’s Motrin
100mg/1tsp
Children’s Motrin
Chewable Tablets
50mg
Junior Strength
Chewable Tablets
100mg
Dose Dropperful Teaspoon (tsp) Tablet Tablet Caplet
12-17 lbs 1=1.25ml
18-23 lbs 1 1/2=1.875ml
24-35 lbs 1.25ml+1.25ml 1 tsp 2 tabs
36-47 lbs 1 1/2 tsp 3 tabs
48-59 lbs 2 tsp 4 tabs 2 tabs 2 caps
60-71 lbs 2 1/2 tsp 5 tabs 2 1/2 tabs 2 1/2 caps
72-95 lbs 3 tsp 6 tabs 3 tabs 3 caps