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dose of benedryl -- 21 lbs?

Hey ladies,
I was wondering if anyone's 21 lb child is on children's benedry by doctor's orders. My daughter was on Zyrtec but we ran out and I was going to give benedryl... can't remember what the dose is. I can't get the nurse on the phone until 9am :(

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:10 PM on Dec. 16, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • http://ww1.babyzone.com/baby_toddler_preschooler_health/allergies/article/benadryl-dosage-chart

    Hope this helps. Dr. had my son on Benadryl when he was 18 months or so.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:18 PM on Dec. 16, 2009

  • my son is 11 months and dr told me to give him 1/2 tsp. He weighs 27 lbs
    leann74016

    Answer by leann74016 at 10:24 PM on Dec. 16, 2009

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