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Baby weight is 26 pounds, tylenol (acetaminophen) 80 mg q6h prn ordered. How much tylenol (acetaminophen) should be given in one dose?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
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In brief: 160 mgm every 4 hour

The dose for 26 lbs baby is 160 mgm can be repeated every 4 hours if needed not to exceed 4 doses in 24 hours.

In brief: 160 mgm every 4 hour

The dose for 26 lbs baby is 160 mgm can be repeated every 4 hours if needed not to exceed 4 doses in 24 hours.
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