Mcg x kg x mL X 60
Dopamine is ordered at the rate of 3mcg/kg/min for a patient
weighing 95.9kg. The solution strength is 400mg dopamine in
250 mL of D5W. Calculate the mL/hr flow rate.
Step 1: plug in mcg x kg x mL =
3 x 95.9 x 250
Step 2: c
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Calculating Dopamine drip or other cfw_mL/hr rate from cfw_dosage per kg orders
Dopamine is ordered at the rate of 3 mcg/kg/min for a patient weighing 95.9kg. The solution strength is
400mg dopamine in 250 mL of D5W. Calculate the mL/hr flow rate