Dosage Calc Mod 8.docx - Pharm clinical Module 8 Dosage Calc 1 Order Hydralazine 0.05 g po daily Supply Hydralazine 25 mg tablets 0.05 = 50 mg => 50\/25

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Pharm clinical Module 8 Dosage Calc 1. Order: Hydralazine 0.05 g. po daily Supply: Hydralazine 25 mg tablets 0.05 = 50 mg => 50/25 = 2 How many tabs will you administer? 2 What is the daily dose in mg? 50 mg What is the daily dose in grams? 0.05 g 2. Order: Dexamethasone 3750 mcg po BID Available: Dexamethasone 1.5 mg scored tablets 3,750 mcg = 3.75 mg => 3.75 / 1.5 = 2.5 How many tablets will you administer? 2.5 What is the daily dose in mg? 7.5 mg What is the daily dose in mcg? 7,500 mcg 3. Ibuprofen 300 mg po Q 6hours PRN Supply: Ibuprofen 200 mg enteric-coated tablets 300 x 4 = 1,200 / 200 = 6 How many tabs will you administer? 6 => Real answer: 1.5 tab (call MD as it’s enteric-coated) What is the daily dose in mg? 1,200 4. Order: Aluminum hydroxide 800 mg po QID Available: Aluminum Hydroxide 600 mg/5 mL 800/600 = 1.33 x 5 = 6.67 How many mL will you administer? 7 mL What is the daily dose in mL? 27 What is the daily dose in mg? 3,200 mg; in grams? 3.2 g 5. An IV solution containing 2 grams of lidocaine in 500 ml D5W is infusing at 15 ml/hr.
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