Order states Tetracycline 05 gm po twice a day Drug available is 250 mg per

Order states tetracycline 05 gm po twice a day drug

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62. Order states: Tetracycline® 0.5 gm p.o. twice a day. Drug available is 250 mg per tablet. How many tablets would you give in 24 hours? a. 1 tabletb. 2 tablets*c. 4 tabletsd. none63. Order states: Morphine Sulfate 5 mg IM q2h. Drug is available in 15 mg/mL multi-dose vial. How many milliliters would you give per dose? (Chose the best answer).64. Order states: Heparin 2500 units subcutaneous daily. Drug is available in 10,000 Units per mL. How many milliliters would you give? 65. The order is 500 mg of Rocephin to be taken by a 15.4 lb infant every 8 hours. The medication label shows that 75-150 mg/kg per day is the appropriate dosage range. What is the ordered dose that the the patient will receive per day?
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66. The order is: Penicillin G 1.2 million units IM daily. Available: Penicillin G 9 million units/100 ml for IV use. How many ml(s) will you give?a. 7.5 mlb. 13.3 mlc. 135 ml*d. none67. The order is for aspirin 650 mg q 6 hours for pain. It comes as 325 mg tablets. If the maximal dosage isTaken, how many tablets would be taken per day?68. The doctor orders 500,000 Units of penicillin for the patient every 6 hours by mouth. Penicillin is available in capsules at 200,000 Units and 100,000 Units per capsule. How many capsules would be given per dose?69. The order is one 125 mg tablet per 25 kg patient weight twice a day via mouth. Your patient weighs 165pounds. How many tablets will you administer per dose?70. Verapamil is ordered 120 mg by mouth twice daily at 0900 and 2100. The medication cart has Verapamil in 30 mg capsules. How many would you administer during your 8 hour shift?*a. 4 capsulesb. 8 capsulesc. 12 capsulesd. 2 capsules71. You are ordered to give a patient 250 mg Keflin. The bottle says to add 9.5cc of sterile water to the vial to yield 0.5 g/cc. How many cc's will you give?
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*a. 0.5 cc72. The physician has ordered 2 gr of acetaminophen (Tylenol) po prn fever greater than 101.5 F. The drug is supplied as 125 mg per milliliter. How many mL will you give the patient if the temp is 103 F?73. Order: Neupogen (filgrastim) 5 mcg/kg of body weight subcutaneously daily. The patient’s weight is 198 lbs. The drug is available as 1 mg per mL. How many mL (to the 100ths place) will you give?74. The nurse practioner has ordered 500 units of regular insulin U-100 be added to 500 mL of NS. How many mL (whole number) of insulin will you add to the bag of NS?a. 0.5 mLb. 1 mL*c. 5 mLd. 1.5 mL75. The order reads ¼ strength acetic acid soaked gauzed to be applied to the decubitus ulcer four times per day. At the beginning of your shift you are planning to prepare 1000mL of the solution. How much normal saline will you add to the acetic acid to mix the correct concentration?a. 100 mLb. 250 mLc. 500 mL*d. 750 mLe. 1000 mL
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