Medication Dosage Charts

If your child is under 2 months of age or has not yet received their 2 month vaccines, please notify us IMMEDIATELY if they have a fever

See below for more information.

Children’s Ibuprofen (Motrin/Advil) – ages 6 months and older

Give every 6-8 hours as needed (do NOT exceed 4 doses in 24 hours)

Weight Infant’s Acetaminophen Drops
(50 mg/1.25 ml)
Children’s Ibuprofen Liquid
(100 mg/5 ml)
Children’s Ibuprofen Chewable Tablets
(100 mg)
Adult Ibuprofen Tablets
(200 mg)
0-11 pounds ————————— ————————— ————————— —————————
12-17 pounds 1.25 ml 2.5 ml ————————— —————————
18-23 pounds 1.875 ml 4 ml ————————— —————————
24-35 pounds 2.5 ml 5 ml 1 tablet —————————
36-47 pounds 3.75 ml 7.5 ml 1.5 tablets —————————
48-59 pounds 5 ml 10 ml 2 tablet 1 tablet
60-71 pounds ————————— 12.5 ml 2.5 tablets 1 tablet
72-95 pounds ————————— 15 ml 3 tablet 1.5 tablet
96 pounds or more ————————— 20 ml 4 tablet 2 tablet

Infant/Children’s Acetaminophen (Tylenol) – ages 2 months and older

Give every 4-6 hours as needed (do NOT exceed 4 doses in 24 hours)

Weight Infant’s
Acetaminophen Drops
(160 mg/5 ml)
Children’s
Acetaminophen ,Liquid
(160 mg/5 ml)
Children’s Acetaminophen
Chewable Tablets
(160 mg)
Adult Acetaminophen
Tablets
(325 mg)
Adult Acetaminophen
Tablets
(500 mg)
6-11 pounds 1.25 ml ————————— ————————— ————————— —————————
12-17 pounds 2.5 ml ————————— ————————— ————————— —————————
18-23 pounds 3.75 ml ————————— ————————— ————————— —————————
24-35 pounds ————————— 5 ml 1 tablet ————————— —————————
36-47 pounds ————————— 7.5 ml 1.5 tablets ————————— —————————
48-59 pounds ————————— 10 ml 2 tablet 1 tablet —————————
60-71 pounds ————————— 12.5 ml 2.5 tablets 1 tablet —————————
72-95 pounds ————————— 15 ml 3 tablet 1.5 tablet 1 tablet
48-59 pounds ————————— 10 ml 2 tablet 1 tablet —————————
96 pounds or more ————————— 20 ml 4 tablet 2 tablet 1 tablet