December 20, 2016

#NacoleMedMath | Nursing Math - Dosage Calculations

** ANSWERS **

DOSAGE PARAMETERS = 36 - 50.4 MG/DAY

5 MG/KG/DAY X 7.2 KG = 36 MG/DAY
7 MG/KG/DAY X 7.2 KG = 50.4 MG/DAY

- DOSE FREQUENCY: 25 MG X 2 = 50 MG

- DOSE IS SAFE: 50 IS WITHIN 36 - 50.4 RANGE = YES

- DOSE NEEDED: 25 / 20 X 5 = 6.25 ML/DOSE