Fever Medication Dosage

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Acetaminophen Dosage (Tylenol)

Please note: One dose lasts 4-6 hours. Do not give more than 5 doses in 24 hours. Always check manufacturer’s directions.


Ibuprofen Dosage

Please Note: One Dose last 6-8 hours. Not to be used for children under 6 months.¬†Always check manufacturer’s directions.


  • 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.