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Benadryl

Dosage Table

Weight (lbs) Liquid
(12.5 mg/1 tsp)
Chewables
(12.5 mg)
11-16 ½ tsp or 2.5 ml  
17-21 ¾ tsp or 3.75 mls  
22-32 1 tsp or 5 mls 1 tablet
33-42 1½ tsp or 7.5 mls 1½ tablets
43-53 2 tsp or 10 mls 2 tablets
54-64 2½ tsp or 12.5 mls 2½ tablets
65-75 3 tsp or 15 mls 3 tablets
75-85 3½ tsp or 17.5 mls 3½ tablets
>86 4 tsp or 20 mls 4 tablets

Table adapted from www.askdrsears.com.


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