Millburn Office
225D Millburn Ave
Suite 301
Millburn, NJ 07041
973-376-PEDS (7337)
Fax: 973-218-6647
Fanwood Office
346 South Avenue
Suite 3
Fanwood, NJ 07023
908-889-TOTS (8687)
Fax: 908-889-0047
Warren Office
76 Stirling Road
Suite 201
Warren, NJ 07059
908-755-KIDS (5437)
Fax: 908-755-6905
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Medicine / Dosages


Acetaminophen

 
Infant's Oral Suspension *

160mg/5mL
Children's Suspension Liquid

160mg/5mL
Children's Soft Chewable Tablets
80mg each
Junior Strength Chewable Tablets
160mg each
Weight
Age
Use included
syringe
Teaspoon
Tablet
Tablet
6-11 lbs
0-3 mos
1.25 mL
     
12-17 lbs
4-11 mos
2.5 mL
½ tsp.
   
18-23 lbs
12-23 mos
3.75 mL
¾ tsp.
   
24-35 lbs
2-3 yrs
5 mL
1 tsp.
2
 
36-47 lbs
4-5 yrs
 
1½ tsp.
3
 
48-59 lbs
6-8 yrs
 
2 tsp.
4
2
60-71 lbs
9-10 yrs
 
2 ½ tsp.
5
2 ½
72-95 lbs
11 yrs
 
3 tsp.
6
3
96 lbs & over
12 yrs
     
4

Please note: One dose lasts 4 hours. Do not give >5 doses in 24 hours.

* For single concentration. Be aware that there may be both the old and new concentrations of infants’ acetaminophen products available in stores and in medicine cabinets. The pediatric acetaminophen products currently on the market can continue to be used as labeled. Be sure to check the label or contact our office should you have questions.