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Problem #1Order: Digoxin 0.25 mg PO BID.Supply: digoxin 0.25 mg tabletsHow many tablet(s) will the patient get per a dose? Problem #2Order: acetaminophen 650 mg PO every 6 hoursSupply: acetaminophen 325 mg capletsHow many caplet(s) will the patient receive per a dose? Problem #3 Order: Diphenhydramine 25 mg PO every HS prn for sleepSupply: Diphenhydramine 50 mg scored tabletsHow many tablet(s) will you administer?
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CONVERTING METRIC UNITS 0 . 0 0 1 m g = 1 m c g 0.001 g = 1 mg = 1000 mcg 0.001 kg = 1 g = 1000 mg 1 kg = 1,000 g Multipl y by 1,000 Divide by 1,000
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PRACTICE PROBLEM Order: levothyroxine PO0.025 mg dailyHow many table per a dose?
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PRACTICE PROBLEM 2 Fentanyl 250 mcg IM nowHow many milliliters per a dose?
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PRACTICE PROBLEM 2 Fentanyl 250 mcg IM nowHow many milliliters per a dose?
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CONVERTING HOUSEHOLD & APOTHECARY UNITS TO METRIC Need equivalents or conversion factors Example: Patient weight is 110 lbs. How many kilograms is that? Y = 50 kg Dimensional Analysis 50 kg
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PRACTICE PROBLEM 3 Order: Depakene 500mg PO BIDHow many teaspoons will the patient get per a dose?
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PRACTICE PROBLEM 3 Order: Depakene 500mg PO BIDHow many teaspoons will the patient get per a dose?
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WORKS CITED Nursing School of Success, (n.d.) How to Master Basic Dimensional Analysis for Dosage. NursingSOS. Retrieved at - dimensional-analysis-dosage-calculations/
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