95 Pitman St Suite 2200
Providence, RI 02906
 

We offer same day appointments for sick patients.

 

 
ACETAMINOPHEN (Tylenol) can be every 4-6 hours; under 2 months of age call physician 
 
Weight                160 mg/5 mL (there are no true "infant acetaminophen drops". infant and children's bottles are same concentration
 
10-12 lbs            2 mL
13-16 lbs            2.5 mL 
17-23 lbs            3.75 mL 
24-35 lbs            5 mL 
36-47 lbs            7.5 mL 
47-59 lbs            10 mL 
60-71 lbs            12.5 mL 
> 72 lbs              15 mL 
 
IBUPROFEN (Motrin)  can be every 6-8 hours; do not give motrin under age 6 months
 
Weight                50 mg/ 1.25 mL            100 mg/5 mL
                            infant drops                    children's
 
10-12 lbs              1 mL                                2 mL
13-16 lbs              1.25 mL                           2.5 mL
17-23 lbs              1.8 mL                             3.75 mL
24-35 lbs              2.5 mL                             5 mL
36-47 lbs              3.75 mL                           7.5 mL
47-59 lbs              5 mL                                10 mL
60-71 lbs              6.25 mL                           12.5 mL
>72 lbs                 7.5 mL                            15 mL