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Tylenol, Ibuprofen and Benadryl Information
  • Tylenol should not be given to children under 2 months of age unless prescribed by a healthcare provider.
  • Ibuprofen should not be given to children under 6 months of age unless prescribed by a healthcare provider.
  • Always read and follow medication instructions.
  • Whenever possible, use the syringe or dropper that comes with the product.  If you are measuring in teaspoons, use a medicine measuring spoon rather than a regular kitchen spoon, which is less accurate.

Acetaminophen (Tylenol)

  • Not for use under 2 months of age unless instructed by a healthcare provider.
  • Repeat dose every 4-6 hours while symptoms last.
  • Do not give more than 5 doses in 24 hours.
  • Do not give with any other product containing acetaminophen.
  • Tylenol dosage chart from HealthyChildren.org

Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin)

  • Not for use with children under 6 months of age, unless instructed by a healthcare provider.
  • Repeat dose every 6-8 hours as needed.
  • Do not give more than 4 doses in 24 hours.
  • Ibuprofen dosage chart from HealthyChildren.org

Diphenhydramine (Benadryl)

  • Not for use with children under 6 months of age, unless instructed by a healthcare provider.
  • Non-sedating alternatives (eg, loratadine (Claritin), cetirizine (Zyrtec), fexofenadine (Allegra)) are available over-the-counter and are safer for young children.
  • Repeat dose every 6 hours as needed.
  • Children’s Benadryl Fastmelts: Each fastmelt tablet contains the equivalent of 12.5 mg of Diphenhydramine HCL, dosed the same as chewable tablets.
  • Risk of side effects: May cause drowsiness in some children but can also cause excitement in others.
  • Benadryl dosage chart from HealthyChildren.org

Timber Lane Pediatrics South Burlington

51 Timber Lane
South Burlington, VT 05403

Phone: (802) 864-0521
Fax: (802) 735-9621

Office Hours by Appointment
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday and Sunday 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM*

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we have suspended our walk-in hours.

Timber Lane Pediatrics Burlington

Office location:
1127 North Avenue, Suite 41
Burlington, VT 05408

Mailing address:
PO Box 3057
Burlington, VT 05408

Phone: (802) 846-8100
Fax: (802) 735-9337

Office Hours by Appointment
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we have suspended our walk-in hours.

Timber Lane Pediatrics Milton 

11 Haydenberry Drive, Suite 103
Milton, VT 05468

Phone: (802) 893-1200
Fax: (802) 735-9608

Office Hours by Appointment
Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we have suspended our walk-in hours.