Weight For Infant Tylenol

Safe Acetaminophen Dosing for Infants and Children

AGEWEIGHT (LBS & KG) (IF POSSIBLE, DOSE BY WEIGHT, OTHERWISE USE AGE.)CHILDREN’S TYLENOL® CHEWABLES (160 MG PER TABLET)
0-3 monthsUnder 12 LBS Under 5.5 KG
4-11 months12-17 LBS 5.5-7.9 KG
12-23 months18-23 LBS 8.0-10.9 KG
2-3 yrs.24-35 LBS 11-15.9 KG

Children’s Tylenol Chewable Drops are dosed by weight and can be given to infants under 12 pounds and over 5.5 kg, children between 4 months and 11 months of age, and children between 12 months old and 3 years of age (depending on their weight).

Safe Acetaminophen Dosing for Infants and Children

AGEWEIGHT (LBS & KG) (IF POSSIBLE, DOSE BY WEIGHT, OTHERWISE USE AGE.)CHILDREN’S TYLENOL® CHEWABLES (160 MG PER TABLET)
0-3 monthsUnder 12 LBS Under 5.5 KG
4-11 months12-17 LBS 5.5-7.9 KG
12-23 months18-23 LBS 8.0-10.9 KG
2-3 yrs.24-35 LBS 11-15.9 KG1 Tablet (160 mg)

For pain relief, give your child the right dose of Infants’ Tylenol® Drops and Infants’ Tylenol Quick Dissolve Strips (up to 3 years) and Children’s Tylenol® Chewables (over 3 years and up to teen years) every 4-6 hours.

This medicine is for use by children who weigh 12 pounds (5.4 kg) or more. If your child weighs less than 12 pounds (5.4 kg), use the correct dose of acetaminophen in a child’s liquid, tablet or suppository form instead. Do not give this medicine to infants 6 months old because of the chance of serious side effects and death that can result from this dose. Do not give this medicine to children younger than 2 years old.

Tylenol Infants Drops is safe, fast-acting medicine for your baby’s pain and fever. Use the dropper marked with 0.5 ml or 1ml to give your baby just the right amount of medicine evenly spaced throughout the day. Tylenol Infants Drops contain no alcohol and are flavored to taste great in applesauce, juice and water.

Infants and children ages 0-3 years: Safe Acetaminophen Dosing for Infants and Children Age Weight (lbs./kgs.) Children’s Tylenol Chewables (160 mg per tablet) 0-3 months Under 12 lbs. Under 5.5 kg – 4-11 months 12-17 lbs. 5.5-7.9 kg – 12-23 months 18-23 lbs. 8.0-10.9 kg – 2-3 yrs 24-35 lbs 11-15.9 kg

Safe Acetaminophen Dosing for Infants and Children To determine the correct dose, you will need your child’s weight in pounds or kg (if possible), and the age of the product that you are measuring.

Children’s Tylenol® chewables is a safe and effective acetaminophen product for use in children ages 2-3 years and older who weigh at least 24 lbs. or 11 kg. Your child’s weight should be carefully monitored to assure that your child is getting the proper dose needed.

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