Health Tips and Info

Helpful Resources


Lockport Pediatrics follows the immunization guidelines of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

ADHD Resources

Autism Resources

  • Parent Network of WNY – Parents helping parents and professionals enable individuals with disabilities to reach their own potential

Asthma Resources

Breastfeeding Resources

Car Seat Resources

  • With so many different types of car seats on the market, understanding how to use them correctly can be overwhelming. Visit the APP’s Car Seat Safety Information page for guidance on choosing the most appropriate car safety seat for your child.

Depression and Anxiety Resources

Dosage Information


Infant SuspensionChildren's LiquidMeltawaysJr. MeltawaysAdult
0-10 lbs1.25 ml
10-15 lbs2.5 ml1/2 tsp
15-20 lbs3.75 ml3/4 tsp
20-25 lbs5 ml1 tsp2 tsp1 tab
25-30 lbs1 1/4 tsp2.5 tsp1 tab
30-40 lbs1 1/2 tsp3 tsp1.5 tabs
40-50 lbs2 tsp4 tsp2 tabs1 tab
50-60 lbs2 1/2 tsp5 tsp2.5 tabs1 tab
60-70 lbs2 3/4 tsp5.5 tsp2.5 tabs1 tab
70-80 lbs3 1/4 tsp6 tsp3 tabs1.5 tabs
>85 lbs3 tabs2 tabs


Children's LiquidTablets
11-17.5 lbs1/2 tsp
17.5-22 lbs3/4 tsp
22-33 lbs1 tsp
33-44 lbs1 1/2 tsp
44-66 lbs2 tsp1 tab
66-88 lbs3 tsp1.5 tabs
> 88 lbs4 tsp2 tabs


Infant AdvilChildren's SuspensionJr Chewable or TabAdult
0-10 lbs
10-15 lbs1.25ml1/2 tsp
15-20 lbs1.875ml3/4 tsp
20-25 lbs1 tsp2 tabs
25-30 lbs1 1/4 tsp2.5 tabs
30-40 lbs1 1/2 tsp3 tabs
40-50 lbs2 tsp2 tabs1 tab
50-60 lbs2 1/2 tsp2 tabs1 tab
60-70 lbs3 tsp2.5 tabs1.5 tabs
70-80 lbs3 1/2 tsp3 tabs1.5 tabs
> 85 lbs3 tabs2 tabs

Teen Health Resources

National Hotlines

  • Suicide Hotline – 1-800-784-2433
  • National Alcohol and Substance Abuse Information Center – 1-800-784-6776
  • National Eating Disorders Association – 1-800-931-2237
  • National Runaway Switchboard 800-RUNAWAY – 1-800-786-2929
  • National Mental Health Association – 1-800-273-TALK
  • American Pregnancy Helpline – 1-866-942-6466
  • Childhelp USA National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
  • Domestic Violence Hotline – 1-800-621-HOPE (4673)
  • Crime Victims Hotline – 1-866-689-HELP (4357)
  • National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention 1-877-217-3595 or 1-866-SPEAK-UP
  • Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Info 1-800-CDC-INFO (232-4636)

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