Motrin Dosage Instructions
Infant's Dosage
Weight (lbs) Age (months) Dose (mL)

Under 6 months Ask a doctor

12-17 lbs 6 to 11 months 1.25 mL

18-23 lbs 12-23 months 1.875 mL

Children's Motrin
Weight (lbs) Age (years) Dose (tsp or mL)

Under 2 years Ask a doctor

24-35 lbs 2-3 years 1 tsp or 5 mL

36-47 lbs 4-5 years 1 1/2 tsp or 7.5 mL

48-59 lbs 6-8 years 2 tsp or 10 mL

60-71 lbs 9-10 years 2 1/2 tsp or 12.5 mL

72-95 lbs 11 years 3 tsp or 15 mL

Junior Strength Motrin
Weight (lbs) Age (years) Dose (tablets or caplets)

Under 48 lbs Under 6 Ask a doctor

48-59 lbs 6 to 8 2

60-71 lbs 9 to 10 2 1/2

72-95 lbs 11 3