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500 Congress St. Suite 1F, Quincy, MA 02169 Phone: (617) 471-3411 Fax: (617) 471-3584
500 Congress Street Ste: 1F, Quincy, MA 02169 Appointments (617) 471-3411
Ibuprofen Dosage (Motrin or Advil)
Acetaminophen Dosage (Tylenol)
Infants’ Drops  160mg/5mL Children’s Suspension  Liquid 160mg/5mL Children’s Soft Chews- Chewable Tablets 80mg each Junior Strength Chewable Tablets  160mg each Feverall (Suppositories)  160mg/5mL Weight Age Dropperful (Use dropper) Teaspoon (Use only the dosing cup provided) Tablet Tablet Suppository 6-11 lbs. 12-17 lbs. 1.25mL 1/2 tsp. 3/4 (120mgm) 4-11 months 18-23 lbs. 3/4 tsp. 1 (120mgm) 12-23 months 24-35 lbs. 1 tsp. 1 1/2 (120mgm) 2-3 years 2 36-47 lbs. 1 1/2 tsp. 2 (120mgm) 4-5 years 3 48-59 lbs. 2 tsp. 1 (325mgm) 6-8 years 4 2 60-71 lbs. 2 1/2 tsp. 1 1/4 (325mgm) 9-10 years 5 2 1/2 72-95 lbs. 3 tsp. 1 1/2 (325mgm) 11 years 6 3 96 lbs. &  over 2 (325mgm) 12 years 4 Dose is by weight given every 4 hours 0-3 months 2.5mL 3.75mL 5mL Infant’s Ibuprofen Concentrated  Drops 50mg/1.25ml Children’s Ibuprofen Suspension  100mg/5ml Children’s Soft Chewable Tablets  50mg each Junior Strength Chewable Tablets  100mg each Junior Strength Ibuprofen  Caplets 100mg each Weight Age Dropperful (Use dropper) Teaspoon Tablet Tablet Caplet 12-17 lbs. 18-23 lbs. 1 = (1.25ml) 1 1/2 = (1.875ml) 6-11 months 24-35 lbs. 2-3 years 36-47 lbs. 1 tsp. 4-5 years 2 48-59 lbs. 1 1/2 tsp. 2 6-8 years 3 60-71 lbs. 2 tsp. 2 1/2 9-10 years 4 2 72-95 lbs. 2 1/2 tsp. 3 11 years 5 2 1/2 3 tsp. 4 Junior Caplets or 2 Adult Caplets 12 years 6 3 96 lbs. &  over Dose is by weight given every 6-8 hours Do not give Motrin under  6 months of age 12-23 months 4 tsp. 8 4 •	Milliliter is abbreviated as mL; 5mL equals one teaspoon (tsp.) •	Don’t use household teaspoons, which can vary in size. •	Aspirin should not be used in children to treat fever or pain. Under 6 months
If your infant is under 2 months of age, call the office immediately for fever greater that 100.4 F
Please note: One dose lasts 4 hours. Do not give more than 5 doses in any 24 hours
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