Dosing Charts for Infants and also Children

Diphenhydramine (Benadryl) Dosing Chart

Frequency:Every 4-6 hours as neededSide Effects:May cause drowsinessIndications:May be provided for sleep allergies, allergy reactions, itching and hivesChildren"s Benadryl fast Melts:Each rapid melt tablet contains the equivalent of 12.5 mg of Diphenhydramine HCL and is dosed the exact same as chewable tablets.

Child that weighs 20-24 lbs:4 mL

Child that weighs 25-37 lbs:5 mL, 1 chewable (12.5 mg) tablet, or 1/2 (25 mg) tablet

Child who weighs 38-49 lbs:7.5 mL, 1 1/2 chewable (12.5 mg) tablet, or 1/2 (25 mg) tablet

Child that weighs 50-99 lbs:10 mL, 2 chewable (12.5 mg) tablets, or 1 (25 mg) tablet/capsule

Child who weighs 99+ lbs:4 chewable (12.5 mg) tablet computers or 2 (25 mg) tablets/capsules

Ibuprofen (Advil/Motrin) Dosing Chart

Age Limit:Don"t usage in infants under 6 month of ageFrequency:Every 6-8 hrs as needed

Child who weighs 12-17 lbs:1.25 mL (50 mg/1.25 mL) fall or 2.5 ML (100 mg/5 mL)

Child who weighs 18-23 lbs:1.875 mL (50 mg/1.25 mL) autumn or 4 ML (100 mg/5 mL)

Child that weighs 24-35 lbs:2.5 mL (50 mg/1.25 mL) drops, 5 ML (100 mg/5 mL), or 2 chewable (50 mg) tablets

Child who weighs 48-59 lbs:5 mL (50 mg/1.25 mL) drops, 10 ML (100 mg/5 mL), 4 chewable (50 mg) tablets, 2 (100 mg) tablets, or 1 (200 mg) tablets

Child that weighs 60-71 lbs:12.5 ML (100 mg/5 mL), 5 chewable (50 mg) tablets, 2 1/2 (100 mg) tablets, or 1 (200 mg) tablets

Child that weighs 72-95 lbs:15 ML (100 mg/5 mL), 6 chewable (50 mg) tablets, 3 (100 mg) tablets, or 1 1/2 (200 mg) tablets

Child who weighs 96+ lbs:20 ML (100 mg/5 mL), 8 chewable (50 mg) tablets, 4 (100 mg) tablets, or 2 (200 mg) tablets

Acetaminophen (Tylenol) Dosing Chart

Age Limit:Do not offer to a child under 3 months of period without very first contacting her health care provider. Exception: friend may offer Tylenol come an infant v fever from a inoculation (shot) in a child 8 main of age or older.Frequency:Every 4-6 hours as needed (no much more than 5 walk in 24 hours)Extended-Release:Avoid 650 mg oral commodities in children, due to the fact that they are every 8 hour prolonged releaseSuppositories:Acetaminophen additionally comes in 80, 120, 325 and also 650 mg suppositories. The rectal dose is the very same as the dosage provided by mouth.

Child that weighs 6-11 lbs:1.25 mL (160 mg/5 mL)

Child that weighs 12-17 lbs:2.5 mL (160 mg/5 mL)

Child who weighs 18-23 lbs:3.75 mL (160 mg/5 mL) or 1 1/2 chewable (80 mg) tablet

Child that weighs 24-35 lbs:5 mL (160 mg/5 mL), 2 chewable (80 mg) tablets, or 1 (160 mg) tablet

Child that weighs 36-47 lbs:7.5 mL (160 mg/5 mL), 3 chewable (80 mg) tablets, or 1 1/2 (160 mg) tablets

Child who weighs 48-59 lbs:10 mL (160 mg/5 mL), 4 chewable (80 mg) tablets, 2 (160 mg) tablets, or 1 (325 mg) tablet

Child who weighs 60-71 lbs:12.5 mL (160 mg/5 mL), 5 chewable (80 mg) tablets, 2 1/5 (160 mg) tablets, or 1 (325 mg) tablet

Child that weighs 72-95 lbs:15 mL (160 mg/5 mL), 6 chewable (80 mg) tablets, 3 (160 mg) tablets, or 1 1/2 (325 mg) tablets

Child who weighs 96+ lbs:20 mL (160 mg/5 mL), 8 chewable (80 mg) tablets, 4 (160 mg) tablets, or 2 (325 mg) tablets