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Dosage Calculations



This activity contains 7 questions.

Question 1.
How many ml of medication will the nurse need to administer a dose of Amoxicillin 125 mg? It is available as Amoxicillin 250 mg/5ml.

 
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Question 2.
How many tablets will the nurse need to administer a dose of Deltasone 20 mg? It is available as Deltasone 5 mg/tab.

 
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Question 3.
The physician has ordered PCN 1,000,000 units IM. It is available as PCN 3,000,000 units/ml. How many ml will the nurse administer?

 
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Question 4.
How many ml will the nurse need to administer a 0.27 mg dose of isoproterenol that is available as 0.2 mg/ml?

 
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Question 5.
How many tablets will the nurse need to administer a 50 mg dose of allopurinol? It is available as allopurinol 100 mg/tab.

 
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Question 6.
A patient weighs 100 Kg. The physician's order reads: 5 mg/Kg/day. How many milligrams will this patient receive?

 
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Question 7.
A physician orders a medication to be administered every four hours. The total daily dose of this medication is 120 mg. How many milligrams of medication are in each dose?

 
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