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A script calls for 25 Grams of Hydrocortisone Cream 15%. Your Pharmacy stocks both 5% and 20% formulations. How much of the 20% will you use in this order?

Answer: 16.75 Grams of the 20%.

You have been asked by the Pharmacist to prepare 3 liters of a 30% strength solution. Your pharmacy stocks the active ingredient in 8 ounce bottles of 70% strength. How many bottles of the active ingredient will you need to open to complete this request?

Answer: 6 Bottles.

How many milliliters of 50% Dextrose solution and how many millilitera of 5% Dextrose solution are required to prepare 4500ml of a 10% Dextrose solution?

Answer: 500 mLs (of the 50%), 4000 mLs (of the 5% )

Find out the Child Dose for an 11 year old girl / 70 Lbs and the Adult does is 500mg. (Hint: Use Young's Rule.)

Answer: 240 mg.

If Fifty tabs of Clarithromycin 500mg costs $25.00, How much would Ten tabs of Clarithromycin 500mg cost?

Answer: $5.00

You are compounding a batch that requires 227 gm of drug F, which costs your pharmacy $94.00 per pound. How much does this ingredient cost the pharmacy for this batch?

Answer: $47.00

How many 100 mg tablets will you need to make 1/2 liter of a 1:250 solution?

Answer: 20 tabs.

The Pharmacist hands you a 1.5L bottle of a 20% solution and asks that you mix it with sterile water to make as much 12% solution as possible. How much Sterile water will you use?

Answer: 1000 mLs.

If a physician perscribes 250mg qid for 10 days, how many milliliters of Keflex Oral Suspension containing 250mg/5mL should be dispensed?

Answer: 200 mLs.

How many 250mg capsules are needed to fill the following perscription: Amoxicillin 500mg tid for 10 days?

Answer: 60 caps.

How many grams are in 30 gr?

Answer: 1.95 G

What is the percentage strength of a 1:1500 solution?

Answer: 0.0666%

How many grams of Hydrocortisone powder ahould be used to prepare 1lb of a 0.25% Hydrocortisone cream?

Answer: 1.135 G or 1.14 G

2L Lactated Ringer Infused over 12 hours at 20gtt/mL. What is the Drops per minute? (gtts/min)

Answer: 55 gtts/min.

How many tablets of a 0.625mg tablet would it take to fill a Perscription for Premarin 1.25mg?

Answer: 2 tabs.

Convert 25°C to F°.

Answer: 77°F

A 14 year old boy weights 110 lbs. He is prescribed by his Doctor to take 5mg/Kg of drug "A" daily. What will his dose be?

Answer: 250 mg

The roman numeral CCXL represents how much?

Answer: 240.

If 100 tablets cost $122.00, how much does each tablet cost?

Answer: $1.22/tab.

You have received a script that reads 2gtt OU BID. What will the label placed on the patients packaging read?

Answer: Two drops in both eyes two times a day.

Which regulatory agency would initiate a class II recall on a prescription drug?

Answer: FDA.

2.5 ounces is equal to how many mLs?

Answer: 75 mLs.

A script for Zolpidem will expire after ______ and may have up to ______ refills.

Answer: 6 months, 5 Refills.

A script for cough syrup reads 15ml PO Q4° PRN. What should you type on the patients packaging?

Answer: One tablespoon taken orally every 4 hours as needed.

Which size of needle has the largest diameter?

A. 18 Gauge

B. 16 Gauge

C. 20 Gauge

D. 14 Gauge

A. 18 Gauge

B. 16 Gauge

C. 20 Gauge

D. 14 Gauge

Answer: D. 14 Gauge

How many Tablespoons are in 16 Ounces?

Answer: 32.

Dr. D has prescribed your customer a drug order for the following:

Methylprednisolone 10mg tabs

40mg QD x2D

30mg QD X3D

20mg QD X4D

10mg QD X5D

How many tablets should be dispensed?

Methylprednisolone 10mg tabs

40mg QD x2D

30mg QD X3D

20mg QD X4D

10mg QD X5D

How many tablets should be dispensed?

Answer: 30 tabs.

Your retail pharmacy sells products at:

45% markup over wholesale + a set dispensing fee of $4.

A customer brings in a script for: Vardenafil 5mg #10.

The total retail cost at pickup for the 10 tablets is $149.00.

What is your pharmacy's wholesale cost per/each tablet ?

45% markup over wholesale + a set dispensing fee of $4.

A customer brings in a script for: Vardenafil 5mg #10.

The total retail cost at pickup for the 10 tablets is $149.00.

What is your pharmacy's wholesale cost per/each tablet ?

Answer: $10.00