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What is the usual dosage of Cephalexin for ear infection in child age 6 and 48 lbs?

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Marvell 25 Sep 2009

The usual pediatric dose of cephalexin for Otitis Media is:

12.5 to 25 mg/kg orally every 6 hours.

48 pounds is equal to 21.8 kg.

So the dose range is 272 mg to 545 mg orally every 6 hours.

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