Infant Tylenol Dosage / Children’s Tylenol Dosage Chart

This infant and children’s Tylenol (Acetemetifin) dosage chart can help you determine the right dose for your child.

Doses may be given every 4 to 6 hours as needed, but do not exceed more than 5 doses in 24 hours.

Weight (lbs) 6-11 12-17 18-23 24-35 36-47 48-59 60-71 72-95
Dose in mg 40 80 120 160 240 320 400 480
Liquid (160mg/5mL) in mL 1.25 2.5 3.75 5 7.5 10 12.5 15
Chewable 160mg tablet 1 1.5 2 2.5 3
Adult 325mg tablet 1 1 1

Acetaminophen (Tylenol) is a common ingredient in several over-the-counter medications. It’s important to check the labels on all medications you’re giving your child to make sure the dose does not exceed the recommendations in this chart.

Brand names include Tylenol, Feverall, and many retailers offer generic acetaminophen.