Benadryl Dosage Chart

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                                      Benadryl Dosage Chart



                         Benedryl Liquid            Benedryl Chewable           Benedryl Capsules

                        12.5 mg/5mL (tsp)                  12.5 mg                   25 mg
        Weight            Teaspoon (tsp)                  Chewables                 Capsule
22 to 32 pounds                ¾ tsp                          -                         -
33 to 43 pounds                1 tsp                          1                         -
44 to 54 pounds               1 ½ tsp                        1½                         -
55 to 109 pounds               2 tsp                          2                        1
110 pounds and over              -                            4                        2




    Notes:

        1. Doses may be repeated every 4 to 6 hours.

        2. Milliliter is abbreviated as mL. 5 mL equals one teaspoon (tsp).