How to Calculate the Dose of Tylenol for a Child?

Answer Calculating the dosage of children's medications, such as Tylenol, can be confusing. The dosing instructions on the package are generalized to accommodate various sizes and weights of children with... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Calculate the Dose of Tylenol for a Child

What is a safe dose of Extra Strength Tylenol?

Two at a time every 4 hours, but I found that Excedrin does much better for tooth aches.

Can I take the maximum dose of Ibuprofen, and Tylenol in the same day?

Check the tylenols ingredients and look for ibuprofen.. If there isn't any you should be fine.. If there is no. I'm not a doctor or anything fancy I'm just being logical. Hope this helps.

When can you double dose children with Tylenol?

On One Hand: Double Doses Can Fight High FeversAccording to Ask Dr. Sears,com, a double dose of Acetaminophen, such as Tylenol, can be a safe and effective way to treat a high fever in children. G... Read More »

How frequently can i give a child tylenol?

On One Hand: Tylenol DoseWhen giving your child Tylenol, you want to make sure you are giving the right amount. The dose should be based on the child's weight, not age. You can find the weight guid... Read More »