≤12 years: 15-30 mg/kg/DAY divided q12h
>12 years: 500-1000 mg/DAY divided q12-24h.
Max 500 mg/DOSE
Renally cleared, requires dosage adjustment with changes in renal funciton. Consult a pharmacist for renal dosing.
Increased serum transaminase
Average serum half life:
Infants and Children: 1.5h
Route of Elimination: Urine (60%)