Acetaminophen Dosing Chart

WeightInfant’s dropsChildren’s suspensionChildren’s chewablesJunior strength chewables
80 mg/0.8 ml160 mg/5 ml80 mg each160 mg each
DropperfulTeaspoonTabletTablet/Caplet
6-11 lbs.1/2
12-17 lbs.11/2
18-23 lbs.1 1/23/4
24-35 lbs.212
36-47 lbs.1 1/23
48-59 lbs.242
60-71 lbs.2 1/252 1/2
72-95 lbs.363
95+ lbs.4

The child may be given the appropriate acetaminophen dose every four hours.