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how much tylenol on the dropper mL do i give my 4mo old after shots

 
younique298

Asked by younique298 at 10:48 PM on Aug. 27, 2013 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Call your doctor. This is by weight.
    Never give your child anything without asking your doctor first.
    Dardenella

    Answer by Dardenella at 11:06 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • Call and ask your doctor. Do not give it without speaking to a doctor or pharmacist.
    SleepingBeautee

    Answer by SleepingBeautee at 10:53 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • Aren't there directions on the Tylenol package?
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 11:01 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • It's by weight. Google a dosing chart or call your doctor. Tylenol is not necessary though. My baby is 9 months old and I have never given her medications.
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 10:49 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • Whenever my son had his shots, his doctor always gave a sheet and listed on there was how much Tylenol to give if he needed it.
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 10:52 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • Before giving any medications always ask your doctor
    Patel86

    Answer by Patel86 at 11:41 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • Maybe don't give any medication and wait and see. It's a lot for a baby to take (the shots and the meds).
    jeanclaudia

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 11:57 PM on Aug. 27, 2013

  • No. Even infant tylenol only has dosing instructions for kids over 2 years.
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 12:48 AM on Aug. 28, 2013

  • i didn't wanna call dr. tonight.. after hr provider. someone else on here posted a site that shows how much to give with weight & age... a chart it said 2.5ml i looked up the break down of that & its a 1/2tsp on the dropper for his weight & age. He is 15lb..4mo..as far as the directions on the bottle it jus said call dr. for under 24mo. its pediacare acetaminophen ..thank you all
    younique298

    Comment by younique298 (original poster) at 12:50 AM on Aug. 28, 2013

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