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Tamiflu doses for Pediatrics

Oseltamivir (Tamiflu) available as a 12mg/mL suspension commercially - NOT AVAILABLE DUE TO WORLD-WIDE SHORTAGE

For H1N1 TREATMENT:

- less than 3 months of age, 12 mg twice a day for 5 days
- 3 to 5 months of age, 20 mg twice a day for 5 days
- 6 to 11 months of age, 25 mg twice a day for 5 days
- 15 kg or less (1 to 2 yr of age), 30 mg twice a day for 5 days
- 16 to 23 kg (3 to 5 yr of age), 45 mg twice a day for 5 days
- 24 to 40 kg (6 to 9 yr of age), 60 mg twice a day for 5 days

- greater than 40 kg (10 yr and older), 75 mg ORALLY twice a day for 5 days (usual adult dose)