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Unformatted text preview: Amoxicillin 150 mg PO q8h is ordered for an infant weighing 23 lbs. Amoxicillin available is 125mg/5ml. Dosage recommendation is 20-40 mg/kg/day in divided doses every 8 hours. What is the child's weight in kilograms to the nearest tenth? And is the dosage ordered safe. 10.5 kg and not safe Dicloxacillin100 mg PO q6h is ordered for a child weighing 35 kg. The recommended dosage is 12.5 mg/kg/day in equally divided doses q6h for children weighing less than 40 kg. How many mg per dose and is the dose safe. 109.4 mg per dose and not safe Furadantin oral suspension 25 mg PO q6h is ordered for a child weighing 17 kg. Recommended dosage is 2.2 to 3.2 mg/lb/day. Available is Furadantin 5mg/ml what is the child's weight on pounds to the nearest tenth and what is the dosage range for the child. 37.4 lb and dosage range is 20.6 mg per dose to 29.9 mg per dose Lasix 10 mg IV STAT is ordered for a child weighing 22 pounds. The recommended initial dose is 1mg/kg. What is the Lasix 10 mg IV STAT is ordered for a child weighing 22 pounds....
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