Medication FAQs

Acetaminophen (Tylenol)

Each dose will last 4-6 hours. Use weight if possible. Always use the dropper or cup provided with the bottle.

Weight

Age

Infant’s/Children’s Suspension Liquid
160mg/5ml

Children’s Soft Chews Tablets
80 mg each

6-11 pounds

0-3 months

1.25ml

12-17 pounds

4-11 months

2.5 ml
(½ teaspoon)

18-23 pounds

12-23 months

3.75 ml
(¾ teaspoon)

24-35 pounds

2-3 years

5 ml
(1 teaspoon)

2 tablets

Ibuprofen (Motrin or Advil)

Should not be used under 6 months of age. Each dose will last 6-8 hours. Use weight if possible. Always use the dropper or cup provided with the bottle.

Weight

Age

Infant’s Concentrated Drops
50mg/1.25ml

Children’s Suspension Liquid
100mg/5ml

Chewable Tablets
50 mg each

12-17 pounds

6-11 months

1.25 ml
(1 dropper)

18-23 pounds

12-23 months

1.875 ml
(1 & ½ dropper)

24-35 pounds

2-3 years

5 ml
(1 teaspoon)

2 tablets

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