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How much infant tylenol (acetaminophen) can i give to my 17 lb 8 month old?

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Dr. James Ferguson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

80mg: The recommended dose for a infant is 10-15 mg/kg & your baby weighs about 8kg. I would start at 80mg. Many products that come in dropper bottles have lines on the dropper, the first line is usually 40 mg and the 2nd is 80.

Answered 10/29/2013



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