TYLENOL® Dosage Information— Pediatric and Adult

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. is committed to supporting your efforts to help patients use our products properly and safely. Use the in-office pediatric and adult dosage charts below for your reference; you can also download patient versions. If you have any questions or concerns, please call our Medical Communication Center at 1-866-948-6883.

Pediatric TYLENOL® and MOTRIN® Dosage Charts

View pediatric TYLENOL® and MOTRIN® dosage charts below, or click here to download them as a PDF.
Dosing charts now include Children's TYLENOL® Chewables.

TYLENOL® Pediatric Product Dosing Guidelines

Use this chart to determine the proper dose of TYLENOL® for your patient.

DOSE: Every 4 hours as needed. DO NOT GIVE MORE THAN 5 DOSES IN 24 HOURS.
If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age.

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TYLENOL® Pediatric Product Dosing Guidelines

Remind parents and caregivers:

Always read and follow the label on all TYLENOL® products.

Repeat dose every 4 hours while symptoms last.

Do NOT give more than 5 doses in 24 hours.

Do NOT use with any other product containing acetaminophen.

Use only the dosing device (syringe or dosing cup) that came with the product. Do not use any other dosing device.

All Infants' TYLENOL® and Children's TYLENOL® products have the same strength of acetaminophen: 160 mg (in each 5 mL or tablet).

MOTRIN® Pediatric Product Dosing Guidelines

Use this chart to determine the proper dose of MOTRIN® for your patient.

DOSE: Every 6-8 hours as needed. DO NOT GIVE MORE THAN 4 DOSES IN 24 HOURS.
If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age.

MOTRIN® Pediatric Product Dosing Guidelines

Remind parents and caregivers:

Always read and follow the label on all MOTRIN® products.

Repeat dose every 6-8 hours as needed.

Do NOT give more than 4 doses in 24 hours.

Use only the dosing device (syringe or dosing cup) that came with the product. Do not use any other dosing device.

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Adult TYLENOL® Dosage Charts

Adult dosing for 3 strengths of TYLENOL®. View charts here or download a PDF.

Adult TYLENOL® Dosage Charts

Remind patients to always read and follow the label and to take ONLY 1 medicine at a time containing acetaminophen.

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