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The Healthcare provider prescribes amoxicillin 500 mg PO every 8 hours for a child who weighs 77




The healthcare provider prescribes Amoxicillin 500 mg PO every 8 hours for a child who weighs
77 pounds. The available suspension is labeled, Amoxicillin Suspension 250 mg/5 ml. The
recommended maximum dose is 50 mg/kg/24 hour. How many ml should the nurse administer in
a single dose based on the child's weight? (Enter the numerical value only. If rounding is
required, round to the whole number.)

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Ok so based off the doctor if she was doing if it was the doctors scrip she was following she should do 10 ml per 8 hours but... View the full answer


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