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MOTRIN® — #1 pediatrician-recommended brand of ibuprofen1

Recommend relief that’s available in kid-friendly flavors. Plus, nothing works faster or longer on high fever.2*

Dosing for infants and children


Guide proper dosing for MOTRIN® pediatric products with pediatric dosing charts from Johnson & Johnson Pediatrics.

Remind parents and caregivers to always read and follow the product label.

Infants’ MOTRIN® Concentrated Drops Dosage

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

Concentrated ibuprofen drop infant dosage

Active ingredient: Ibuprofen 50 mg (NSAID)* in each 1.25 mL

*Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Weight & Age

Dose

12-17 lbs

6-11 months

1.25mL

1.25 ml syringe

18-23 lbs

12-23 months

1.875 mL

1.875 ml syringe

 
 

Available in:berry iconBerrydye-free iconDye-Free Cherry

Children’s MOTRIN® Oral Suspension Dosage

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

Children's motrin dosage

Active ingredient: Ibuprofen 100 mg (NSAID)* in each 5 mL

*Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Weight & Age

Dose

24-35 lbs

2-3 years

5 mL

5 ml icon

36-47 lbs

4-5 years

7.5 mL

7.5 ml icon

48-59 lbs

6-8 years

10 mL

10 ml icon

60-71 lbs

9-10 years

12.5 mL

12.5 ml icon

72-95 lbs

11 years

15 mL

15 ml icon

Available in:grape iconGrape bubblegum iconBubble Gumberry iconBerrydye-free iconDye-Free Cherry

 

Infants’ MOTRIN® Concentrated Drops Dosage

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

Concentrated ibuprofen drop infant dosage

Active ingredient: Ibuprofen 50 mg (NSAID)* in each 1.25 mL

*Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

6-11 lbs

0-3 months

1.25mL

1.2 ml syringe

18-23 lbs

12-23 months

1.875 mL

1.875 ml syringe

Available in:berry iconBerrydye-free iconDye-Free Cherry

 

Children’s MOTRIN® Oral Suspension Dosage

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.

Children's motrin dosage

Active ingredient: Ibuprofen 100 mg (NSAID)* in each 5 mL

*Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

24-35 lbs

2-3 years

5 mL

5 ml cup

36-47 lbs

4-5 years

7.5 mL

7.5 ml cup

48-59 lbs

6-8 years

10 mL

10 ml cup

60-71 lbs

9-10 years

12,5 mL

12.5 ml cup

72-95 lbs

11 years

15 mL

15 ml cup

Available in:grape iconGrapebubblegum iconBubble Gumberry iconBerrydye-free iconDye-Free Cherry

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS FOR PROPER USE

  • Always read and follow the label on all MOTRIN® products.
  • Do NOT give more than 4 doses in 24 hours.
  • Repeat dose every 6-8 hours as needed.
  • Use only the dosing device (syringe or dosing cup) that came with the product. Do not use any other dosing device.

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS FOR PROPER USE

  • 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.
  • 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.

 

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