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Unformatted text preview: without Common (approximate) conversions used when processing prescriptions: * NOTE: These are approximations commonly used when filling prescriptions in the pharmacy. They are used for quick calculating of factors such as how long the prescription will last (days supply). These are NOT to be used for compounding! When compounding prescriptions, you will need to refer to the EXACT conversions. 1 tsp = 5 ml 1 tablespoon = 3 tsp = 15 ml 1 fluid ounce = 30 ml 1 pint = 480 ml 2 pints = 1 quart 4 quarts = 1 gallon 1 ounce = 30 G 1 ml = about 20 drops 1 kilogram = 2.2 lbs. 1 inch = 2.54 cm...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course CPP 3201 taught by Professor Faculty during the Spring '08 term at St. Johns Duplicate.
- Spring '08