Here you’ll find a collection of little bits of info to make your life easier!

DOSAGE CHARTS

ACETAMINOPHEN

Weight

Age

Teaspoon

Tablet

Tablet

12 – 17 lbs

18 – 23 lbs

24 – 35 lbs

36 – 47 lbs

48 – 59 lbs

60 – 71 lbs

72 – 95 lbs

96 lbs +

4 – 11 mos

12 – 23 mos

2 – 3 yrs

4 – 5 yrs

6 – 8 yrs

9 – 10 yrs

11 yrs

12 yrs

1/2 tsp

3/4 tsp

1 tsp

1 1/2 tsp

2 tsp

2 1/2 tsp

3 tsp

Infant/child Suspension Liquid 160mg/5mL

2

3

4

5

6

Children’s Soft Chewable Tablets 80mg each

2

2 1/2

3

4

Junior Strength Chewable Tablets 160mg each

*One dose lasts 4 hours. Avoid giving  more than 5 doses in 24 hours.

IBUPROFEN

Weight

Age

Dropperful

Teaspoon

Tablet

Tablet

Caplet

12 – 17 lbs

18 – 23 lbs

24 – 35 lbs

36 – 47 lbs

48 – 59 lbs

60 – 71 lbs

72 – 95 lbs

 

6 – 11 mos

12 – 23 mos

2 – 3 yrs

4 – 5 yrs

6 – 8 yrs

9 – 10 yrs

11 yrs

 

1=(1.25 mL)

1 1/2=(1.87 mL)

2-(2.25 mL)

Infant’s Ibuprofen Concentrated Drops

50mg/1.25mL Dropper

1 tsp

1 1/2 tsp

2 tsp

2 1/2 tsp

3 tsp

Children’s Ibuprofen Suspension

100mg/5mL

2

3

4

5

6

Children’s Soft Chewable Tablets 50mg each

2

2 1/2

3

Junior Strength Chewable Tablets 100mg each

2

2 1/2

3

Junior Strength Ibuprofen Tablets 100mg

*One dose lasts 6 – 8 hours. Not to be used for children younger than 6 months.

MEDICATION REFILLS

 

Please contact us and allow our office 48 hours for refills. Medication refills will only be filled during our normal business hours. The on-call physician will not be able to fill standard, non-urgent refills after hours. 

AFTER HOURS

We have a physician on-call 7 days a week for emergency calls only. If you have a routine questions, please call during office hours. If you need medication dosages please call your local 24-hour pharmacy or your insurance nurse line.

MEDICAL/SHOT RECORDS & SCHOOL FORMS

Our office has 15 business days to release your child’s medical records. Please give our office 48-72 hours for your immunization records and 5-7 business days for your school records, camp forms and sports physical forms. It is also helpful if you provide us with the name, address, phone number and fax number of the person who needs this information.

WELL VISIT APPOINTMENTS

We recommend scheduling well visits 4 – 6  weeks in advance. The is assures your child will have their well visit and immunizations on time.

CANCELLATIONS

If you should need to cancel a scheduled well visit or consultation appointment notify our office 24 hours in advance in order that we may accommodate families who are on a waiting list for an earlier appointment.

SATURDAY CLINIC

Our Saturday clinic is for emergency sickness only. This clinic is not for chronic problems. If symptoms have been ongoing for several days this should be addressed during our weekday office hours.