Acetaminophen (Tylenol, Feverall, and Tempra) is an over-the-counter fever-reducer and pain-reliever. This chart, based on your child's weight, can help determine the right dosage amount, but is no substitute for your doctor's advice, and you should always call the pediatrician with any questions. Use the following tips to keep your child safe and avoid overdosing:
(80 mg/ 0.8 ml)
Infant Oral Suspension
(160 mg/ 5ml) New Concentration
Children's Liquid Suspension
(160 mg/5 ml)
Use caution when first introducing your kid to chewables, which can be a choking hazard. Make sure they take their meds sitting up and chew them completely before getting up or running around. When introducing your kid to swallowable tablets, it's a good idea to practice first with small pieces of candy, like Tic Tacs or Nerds.
Chewable Tablets (80 mg)
Junior Strength Tablets (160 mg)
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