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Can I give my baby tylenol?

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Can I give my baby tylenol?

Tylenol is ibuprofen – and one of the the most common given drugs to adults and babies and children.

Question: Can I give my baby tylenol?

Answer: No, to baby under 3 months without a doctor’s approval; Yes to older babies; dosage is based on weight

If you baby is under 3 months, talk to your Dr / Pediatrician.

For babies older than 3 months, Tylenol Dosage is based on the baby’s weight:

12 – 15 lbs : 50 mg (1 Dropper or 2/3 syringe)

18 – 23 lbs : 75 mg (1 1/2 Dropper or 1 syringe)

24 – 35 lbs : 100 mg (2 Droppers or 1 1/3 syringe)

36 – 47 lbs : 150 mg (3 Droppers or 2 syringes)

48 – 59 lbs : 200 mg (4 Droppers or 2 2/3 syringes)

60 – 71 lbs : 250 mg (2 1/2 tsp children’s liquid tylenol)

72 – 95 lbs : 300 mg (3 tsp children’s liquid tylenol)

96 + lbs : 400 mg (4 tsp children’s liquid tylenol)

Repeat every 6 hours.

Do not exceed 4 doses in 24 hours.

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