PEDIATRIC DOSING CHART - DR. CUADROS


Please weigh: Kg = Lbs Oz.

                                           (Kilograms)                     (Pounds) (Ounces)

 

Weight

Kg

IV FLUIDS

D5½NS cc/hr

KEFZOL mg IV

25mg/kg q8h

MS mg IV

q1-2h

TYLENOL mg

q4h PRN

TYLENOL/codeine

cc q4h PRN

4

17

100

0.125

60

1-2cc

5

21

125

0.125

75

1-2cc

6

25

150

0.25

90

1-2cc

7

29

175

0.25

105

2cc

8

33

200

0.25

120

2cc

9

38

225

0.5

135

2cc

10

42

250

0.5

150

2-3cc

12

45

300

0.5

180

2-3cc

15

52

375

1.0

225

3cc

20

63

500

1.0

300

3cc

25

67

625

2.0

375

3-4cc

30

71

750

2.0

450

3-4cc

35

75

875

2.0

525

4cc

40

79

1000

2.5

600

5cc


 

Preoperative Diet orders: NPO solids 8 hours - Formula & Milk 6 hours - Breast Milk 4 hours - Clear Liquids 2 hours.

Acetominophen [TYLENOL] 15mg/kg Q4h

Midazolam [VERSED] oral medication 0.5mg/kg in 5cc Tylenol elixir

Topical oral analgesia: Mix 10cc Viscous lidocaine 2% + 10cc Benadryl Elixir; 1-2cc PRN.

Codeine: 0.5 -1.0 mg/kg q4-6h; Elixir 5ml = 120mg acetaminophen + 12 mg codeine. 2.4mg codeine/cc;1mg/.416 cc

Ondansetron [ZOFRAN]: under 40kg give 0.1-mg/kg. Over 40kg give 4-mg

Promethazine [PHENERGAN]: not for under 2 years. Oral 0.2 mg/kg, Rectal 6.25-12.5 mg PR

Metoclopramide [REGLAN] (0.1-0.25 mg/kg)

Diphenhydramine [BENADRYL] (0.5-1 mg/kg)

Fentanyl: 1-2 mcg/kg Q1-4h, 0.5-1 mcg/kg/hr infusion

Naloxone [NARCAN]: (0.01mg/kg) repeat Q5min

 

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