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Westerlo, NY
A 33-year-old female asked:

My daughter weighs 37 lbs and was just prescribed 400mg/5ml amoxicillin for strep throat. her dose is 5ml twice a day. is this correct?

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Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Yes: That is about 50 mg/kg so it is the correct dose.
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