Ibuprofen

Dosages for ibuprofen medicines for various weights and ages
Medicine Name May Give Every 12-17 lbs.
6-11 mo.
18-23 lbs.
12-23 mo.
24-35 lbs.
2-3 yr.
36-47 lbs.
4-5 yr.
48-59 lbs.
6-8 yr.
60-85 lbs.
9-11 yr.
Chewable Tablets 100 mg 6 hours 1 tab. 1-1/2 tab. 2 tab. 2-1/2 tab.
Chewable Tablets 50 mg 6 hours 2 tab. 3 tab. 4 tab. 5 tab.
DROPS 50 mg/1.25 mL* 6 hours 1 dppr.1.25 mL 1-1/2 dppr. 1.875 mL 2 dppr. 2.5 mL 3 dppr. 3.75 mL
Suspension 100 mg/5 mL 6 hours 1/2 tsp. 3/4 tsp. 1 tsp. 1-1/2 tsp. 2 tsp. 2-1/2 tsp.
Tablets 200 mg 6 hours 1 tab. 1-1/2 tab.