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A 43-year-old male asked:

7 mth old wieghs 18 pounds how much tylenol (acetaminophen) and how much motrin can be given for fever?

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Dr. David Schleimer
A Verified Doctoranswered
40 years experience
Dose by weight.: Both medications are dosed by the weight of the child. The liquid forms come with eyedroppers that clearly show the ml to be given: tylenol= 1.2 ml, advil= 1.875 ml for your 18 pound child. Hope he/she feels better soon!
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