Approximate age and weight

Adrenaline dose

<1 year (approx. 5–10 kg)

0.05–0.1 mL

1–2 years (approx. 10 kg)

0.10 mL

2–3 years (approx. 15 kg)

0.15 mL

4–6 years (approx. 20 kg)

0.20 mL

7–10 years (approx. 30 kg)

0.30 mL

10–12 years (approx. 40 kg)

0.40 mL

>12 years and adults, including pregnant women (over 50 kg)

0.50 mL

Source: Modified from Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy12

Last updated: 
28 June 2018
Last reviewed: 
28 June 2018