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 adult (over 50 kg)

0.50 mL

Source: Modified from Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy12

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