> 2 kg
0 – 7 days: 7.5 mg/kg/dose Q12h
> 7 days: 15 mg/kg/dose Q12h
1.2 - 2 kg
0 – 7 days: 7.5 mg/kg/dose Q24H
> 7 days: 7.5 mg/kg/dose Q12H
< 1.2 kg
Concentration: 50 mg/mL
Taste: Unpleasant taste
Not all strengths of oral liquids are listed nor be available on the CHEO Formulary
Tablets or capsules are preferred especially over an unpleasant tasting oral liquid.
Not all strengths of oral tablets/capsules are listed and they are not all available on the CHEO Formulary.