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Medicine / Dosages


Ibuprofen

 
Infant's Ibuprofen Concentrated Drops
50mg/1.25mL
Children's Ibuprofen Suspension
100mg/5mL
Children's Soft Chewable Tablets
50mg each
Junior Strength Chewable Tablets
100mg each

Junior Strength Ibupofen Caplets
100mg

Weight
Age
Dropperful
(Use dropper)
Teaspoon
Tablet
Tablet
Caplet
12-17 lbs
6-11 mos
1=(1.25 mL)
       
18-23 lbs
12-23 mos
1 ½=(1.875 mL)
       
24-35 lbs
2-3 yrs
2=(2.5 mL)
1 tsp.
2
   
36-47 lbs
4-5 yrs
 
1½ tsp.
3
   
48-59 lbs
6-8 yrs
 
2 tsp.
4
2
2
60-71 lbs
9-10 yrs
 
2 ½ tsp.
5
2 ½
2 ½
72-95 lbs
11 yrs
 
3 tsp.
6
3
3

Please Note: One dose lasts 6-8 hours. Not to be used under 6 months.

  • Milliliter is abbreviated as mL; 5mL equals one teaspoon (tsp).
  • Don't use household teaspoons, which can vary in size.
  • Aspirin should not be used in children to treat fever or pain.

Infant's Ibuprofen Concentrated Drops
50mg/1.25mL

  • 12-17 lbs. 6-11 mos - Dropperful (Use dropper) 1=(1.25 mL)
  • 18-23 lbs. 12-23 mos - Dropperful (Use dropper) 1 ½=(1.875 mL)
  • 24-35 lbs. 2-3 yrs - Dropperful (Use dropper) 2=(2.5 mL)

Children's Ibuprofen Suspension
100mg/5mL

  • 24-35 lbs. 2-3 yrs - Teaspoon 1 tsp.
  • 36-47 lbs. 4-5 yrs - Teaspoon 1½ tsp.
  • 48-59 lbs. 6-8 yrs - Teaspoon 2 tsp.
  • 60-71 lbs. 9-10 yrs - Teaspoon 2 ½ tsp.
  • 72-95 lbs. 11 yrs - Teaspoon 3 tsp.

Children's Soft Chewable Tablets
50mg each

  • 24-35 lbs. 2-3 yrs - Tablet 2
  • 36-47 lbs. 4-5 yrs - Tablet 3.
  • 48-59 lbs. 6-8 yrs - Tablet 4
  • 60-71 lbs. 9-10 yrs - Tablet 5
  • 72-95 lbs. 11 yrs - Tablet 6

Junior Strength Chewable Tablets
100mg each

  • 48-59 lbs. 6-8 yrs - Tablet 2
  • 60-71 lbs. 9-10 yrs - Tablet 2 ½
  • 72-95 lbs. 11 yrs - Tablet 3

Junior Strength Ibupofen Caplets
100mg

  • 48-59 lbs. 6-8 yrs - Caplet 2
  • 60-71 lbs. 9-10 yrs - Caplet 2 ½
  • 72-95 lbs. 11 yrs - Caplet 3
Please Note: One dose lasts 6-8 hours. Not to be used under 6 months.

Milliliter is abbreviated as mL; 5mL equals one teaspoon (tsp). Don't use household teaspoons, which can vary in size. Aspirin should not be used in children to treat fever or pain.