Fever Medications

ACETAMINOPHEN DOSAGE

 

Acetamophen

Please note: One dose lasts 4 hours. Do not give >5 doses in 24 hours.

 

IBUPROFEN DOSAGE

 

Please Note: One dose lasts 6-8 hours. Not to be used under 6 months.

  • Milliliter is abbreviated as mL; 5mL equals one teaspoon (tsp).
  • Don’t use household teaspoons, which can vary in size.
  • Aspirin should not be used in children to treat fever or pain.

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This will enable us to provide our families with care, while limiting visits to the office and following social distancing guidelines.

As of April 15th, 2020 we are no longer participating with Oxford and United Healthcare
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