## How many mL are in a bottle of Calpol?

70ml and 100ml. A syringe with a 5 ml and 2.5 ml measure is supplied with this pack….Hide table of contents.

Child’s Age How Much How often (in 24 hours)
4 – 6 years 10 ml (5 ml + 5ml) 4 times

## How much paracetamol is in 5ml of calpol?

A 5ml dose contains 120mg of paracetamol. Six plus syrup is for children aged 6 years and older. A 5ml dose contains 250mg of paracetamol.

What does 160 mg 5ml mean?

1 teaspoon. = 160 mg/5ml. Children’s Syrup. 1 teaspoon. = 160 mg/5cc.

What is the mL of paracetamol?

Paracetamol dosing chart
Wait at least 4 hours between doses. Do not give more than 4 doses in 24 hours.
Child’s weight 120mg/5mL 250mg/5mL
6.5 kg 4 mL 2 mL

### How much paracetamol is in Calpol?

CALPOL Infant Suspension contains 120mg Paracetamol in each 5ml.

### How many ml of Calpol can an adult take?

Adults and children over 16 years: 10 – 20 ml (Two to four 5 ml doses) up to 4 times a day.

Is there a liquid form of paracetamol?

Paracetamol belongs to a group of medicines called pain-killers or analgesics. This medicine is a higher strength Paracetamol Oral Suspension. It is used for mild to moderate pain when you cannot take other paracetamol formulations such as a lower strength liquid paracetamol, effervescent tablets or tablets.

How do you calculate how much paracetamol to take?

You prescribe paracetamol for management at home. The calculation for paracetamol dosing is 15 mg × 67 kg = 1005 mg , however, you round this down to the maximum adult dose of 1 g, which is prescribed as 20 mL of a 250 mg/5 mL formulation, every four to six hours with no more than four doses every 24 hours.

#### Can you put Calpol in formula?

If you’ve ever considered putting medicine such as Calpol in your baby’s bottle, my advice is you is that you really shouldn’t do it.