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Week_7_Assignment_Compatible - 2: D OSAGE C ALCULATIONS...

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Week 7 Assignment: Endocrine Case Study and Converting Between Measurement Systems Name: P ART 1: C ASE S TUDY Please answer the case questions in complete sentences. If you use a reference source other than your textbook, please site it in APA format. Each question is worth 5 points. Amy is 25 and has been diagnosed with hypothyroidism and is given thyroid replacement hormones. 1. What symptoms of hypothyroidism might she have been experiencing before beginning thyroid replacement therapy? 2. Amy has been taking the medication at night and since she started she has had trouble sleeping. What can you tell her? 3. Amy says she does not like taking medication and hopes to be able to discontinue the medication in a few months. What is your response? P ART
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Unformatted text preview: 2: D OSAGE C ALCULATIONS Please solve the dosage calculation, showing your work. Each question is worth 10 points. 1. Ordered: 5 mg po tid On hand: 2 mg scored tablets How many tablets do you need for each dose? How many tablets do you need for a thirty day supply? 2. Ordered: 200 mg po q8h On hand: 125mg/5 mL How many mLs do you need for each dose? How many mLs do you need for a one-day supply? 3. Ordered: 1.5 g On hand: 15 mg/mL How many mLs do you need to give the ordered amount? 4. Ordered: 120 mL On hand: tsp How many tsps do you need to give the ordered amount? 5. Ordered: 240cc (a cc is the same as a mL) On hand: oz How many ounces do you need to give the ordered amount?...
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