Is the order safe If safe administer tabs 14 Order Dilantin 8 mgkgday po

Is the order safe if safe administer tabs 14 order

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15Is the order safe: ____________If safe, administer ______________tab(s)14. Order: Dilantin 8 mg/kg/day p.o. divided into 2 doses. The manufacturer’s recommended dose is 8-10 mg/kg/day divided equally in 2 doses. The infant’s weight is 9 lbs 4 oz. Available is Dilantin Suspension 30 mg/5 mL.Is the order safe: ____________If safe, administer ______________mL15. Order: Morphine sulfate 1 mg/kg/dose IV. Child weighs 40 lbs. Available is Morphine sulfate 10 mg/mL. Manufacturer’s recommended dose is 1 mg/kg/dose.Is the order safe: ____________If safe, administer ______________mL16. Order: Phenobarbital 100 mg po q 12 h. The recommended maintenance dose is 3-5 mg/kg/day. The child weighs 30 kg. Available is Phenobarbital 50 mg/5 mLIs the order safe: ____________If safe, administer ______________mL17. The recommended dose of Calcijex for IV use in children is 0.05 mcg/kg/day. Available is Calcijex single dose ampule with 2 mcg/mL. If 1.25 mcg IV is ordered, how much would you give a child weighing 55 lb?Is the order safe: ____________If safe, administer ______________mL18. Order: Sandostatin 80 mcg subcut q 12h for a child weighing 18 lb.Manufacturer’s recommended dose is 1-10 mcg/kg/day in 2 equally divided doses.
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16 Available: Sandosatatin 100 mcg/mL Is the order safe: ____________ If safe, administer ______________mL 19. Order: Prilosec 4.8 mg po qid for a child weighing 42 lb Manufacturer’s recommended minimum dosage is 0.7 mg/kg/dose orally qid Available: Prilosec 3 mg/mL Is the order safe: ____________ If safe, administer ______________mL Practice Problems Critical Care For the following: Weight in kilograms (round to whole number) Calculate ordered dose Find the Concentration READ THIS! Infusion rates: Volume per min (<1 round to hundredths, > 1 round to tenths) Volume per hour (round to tenths) 1. Infuse dobutamine 500 mg in 250 mL D5W at 5 mcg/kg/min. Patient weighs 182.6 lb. Kg = 83 kg Ordered dose = 83 kg x 5 mcg/kg/min = 415 mcg/min Concentration = 500 mg = 500,000 mcg ÷ 250 mL = 2000 mcg/mL Volume per minute = 415 mcg/min ÷ 2000 mcg/mL = 0.207 = 0.21 mL/min Volume per hour = 0.21 mL/min x 60 min/hr = 12.6mL/h
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17 2. Infuse amrinone 250 mg in 250 mL NS at 5 mcg/kg/min. Patient weighs 165 lbs Volume per minute = ________________ Volume per hour = __________________ 3. Infuse dopamine 400 mg in 250 mL D5W at 10 mcg/kg/min. Patient weighs 140.8 lbVolume per minute = ________________Volume per hour = __________________4. Infuse nitroprusside 100 mg in 500 mL D5W at 3 mcg/kg/min. Patient weighs 55 kgVolume per minute = ________________Volume per hour = __________________5. Infuse dobutamine 1000 mg in 500 mL D5W at 15 mcg/kg/min. Patient weighs 110 lbVolume per minute = ________________Volume per hour = __________________6. Infuse propofol (Diprivan) 500 mg/50 mL at 10 mcg/kg/min. Patient weighs 187 lbVolume per minute = ________________Volume per hour = __________________
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