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How much tylenol should I give my 15 month old child for fever?
    
Thanks for the question. We will do you one better. Below is a dose chart for both acetaminophen (Tylenol, Tempra, Feverall, etc.) and ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil).

80 mg/ dppr

160 mg/tsp

80 mg/tab

50 mg/dppr

100 mg/tsp.

Age

Weight

Tylenol
Infant
Drops

 Tylenol
 Liquid

 Tylenol
Chew
Tablets

Motrin Oral Drops

Motrin or
Advil
Suspension

.

0-3mo

6-11 lbs

   0.4ml   

---

---

---

---

4-11mo

12-17 lbs

0.8ml

1/2 tsp

   ---   

1/2 - 1 dropperfull

---

12-23 mo

18-23 lbs

1.2ml

3/4 tsp

---

1-2 dropperfulls

---

2-3 yrs

24-35 lbs

1.6ml

1 tsp

2 tabs

1 1/2 - 3 dropperfulls

1 tsp

4-5 yrs

36-47 lbs

---

1 1/2 tsp

3 tabs

---

2 tsp

6-8 yrs

48-59 lbs

---

2 tsp

4 tabs

---

2 1/2 tsp

9-10 yrs

60-71 lbs

---

2 1/2 tsp

5 tabs

---

3 tsp

11-12 yrs

72-95 lbs

---

3 tsp

6 tabs

---

4 tsp

Tylenol contains acetaminophen and Motin/Advil contain ibuprofen as their active ingredients.

Attention Parents: Keep all medication out of the reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, consult poison control or your child's physician immediately.

Always consult your child's pediatrician for their recommended dose of all medications. Taking more than the recommended dose does not provide more relief and could cause serious reactions.

 

As a reminder, this information should not be relied on as medical advice and is not intended to replace the advice of your child’s pediatrician. Please read our full disclaimer.

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