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Unformatted text preview: The drug label reads Codeine gr 1/3 per tablet. How many tablets should be administered per prn dose? _______ 2 tabs 7. A physician prescribes 0.15 mg every day of a drug. The drug is available as 0.05 mg/ml. How many ml should be administered? 3 mL 8. A patient with acute asthma is prescribed 400 mg of Aminophylline to be added to 50 ml D5W over 1 hour. If the tubing drop factor is 15 gtts/ml calculate the drops per minute if the available medicine comes as Aminophylline 500 mg/25 ml. _________ gtts/min 18 gtts 9. Penicillin G 15,000,000 units is ordered to run over 24 hours in 1000 ml of D5W. To be added to the solution is IV Penicillin G that is available as 500,000 units per ml. If an administration set with a gtt factor of 15 gtts/ml is used, what are the drops/minute to set the IV? ______ 11 gtts 10. Drug ordered: Tobramycin (Nebcin) PDR instructions: 3 mg/kg/day divided in q8h dosages Patient weight: 198 lb What is the recommended dosage for this patient? 270 mg...
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This note was uploaded on 10/08/2011 for the course MTB 1370 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '10 term at Broward College.
- Spring '10