Dosage Calculations Practice-Answer Key.docx - 1 Dosage Calculations Practice Round kg to nearest hundredth Round final answer as indicated Do not round

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1Dosage Calculations PracticeRound kg to nearest hundredthRound final answer as indicatedDo not round numbers as you are working out the problem (except for kg)Show your workDesired Over Have: Round answer to the nearest tenth.1.The physician orders to give IV Penicillin 100,000 units. The Penicillin on handis labeled 250,000 units/mL. How much of the drug will you administer? 2.Administer a dose of Vitamin K (Aquamephyton) 0.5 mg. Available: Vitamin K 1 mg/1mL. How many mLs would you administer? 3.Morphine sulfate 6 mg IV push q4h for pain. On hand: Morphine sulfate 10 mgper mL. How many mLs would you give? 4.Doctor orders 10 units of insulin per hour via infusion pump. Insulin 100 units in 250 normal saline solution is available. How many mL will the nurse set thepump on? 5.Order: Kanamycin (Kantrex) 1 g po q6h x 3 days. Drug available Kantrex 500 mg. How many capsules will you administer per day? 6.In ectopic pregnancies RhoGam is administered. Order is for 300 mcg IM. On-hand is RhoGam 150mcg/mL. How many milliliters would you administer? 2 7.Ordered is Misoprostol (Cytotec) 200 mcg po to be given q4h for 24 hours. On-hand is 100 mcg tablet. How many tablets would you administer each day? 8.Methotrexate is given for molar pregnancy in serial IM injections. An order for Methotrexate 25 mg weekly x 4 weeks was written. On-hand is Methotrexate 50 mg/2mL vial. How many millimeters would you administer each week? 1 9.Dexamethasone is used in preterm labor patients. Order is for 6 mg every 12 hrs for 2 doses. On-hand is Dexamethasone 12 mg/2mL vial. How many millimeters would you administer per dose?
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2 10.Zofran (Ordansetron) 8 mg tablets po q4-6 hrs PRN. On-hand is Zofran 4 mg. How many tablets would you administer? 11.The physician ordered Digoxin 250 mcg po qid. The label reads 1 tablet equals 0.25 mg. How many tablets will you administer? 12.The nonsteroidal medication naproxen (Naprosyn) has been prescribed for a patient, 1375 mg/day in divided doses. Each tablet contains 0.275 g. How
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