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Dosage calculation practice problems
Ordered: 250 mg... Available: 100 mg/2 mL
Ordered: 100 mg... Available: 0.05 g tabl…
Ordered: 8 mcg/kg/hr... Available: 0.64 m…
Ordered: 24 mg over 8 hours... Available:…
(250/100)2 = 5 mL
0.05 g = 50 mg... 100/50 = 2 tablets
8x80 = 640 mcg... 0.64 = 640 mcg... (640/640)2 = 2 mL
(24/96)4 = (0.25)4 = 1 mL... 1 mL / 8 hrs = 0.125 mL/hr
Ordered: 250 mg... Available: 100 mg/2 mL
(250/100)2 = 5 mL
Ordered: 100 mg... Available: 0.05 g tabl…
0.05 g = 50 mg... 100/50 = 2 tablets
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Dosage Calculation - Practice Problems
Give 500 mg of ampicillin sodium when…
Give 375 mg of ampicillin when it is s…
Give Tagament 400 mg PO. You have Taga…
Give Gentamyicin 120 mg. You have Gent…
...
...
...
...
Give 500 mg of ampicillin sodium when…
...
Give 375 mg of ampicillin when it is s…
...
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Dosage Calculations - Word Problems
Order: Zyloprim 250 mg PO every day. S…
Order: Slo-K 20 mEq PO bid. Supply: li…
Order: 25 mg PO. Supply: 10 mg tablets…
Order: 0.125 mg PO. Supply: 0.25 mg ta…
2 1/2 or 2.5
10
2 1/2 or 2.5
1/2 or 0.5
Order: Zyloprim 250 mg PO every day. S…
2 1/2 or 2.5
Order: Slo-K 20 mEq PO bid. Supply: li…
10
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Dosage Calculations - Word Problems
Order: Zyloprim 250 mg PO every day. S…
Order: Slo-K 20 mEq PO bid. Supply: li…
Order: 25 mg PO. Supply: 10 mg tablets…
Order: 0.125 mg PO. Supply: 0.25 mg ta…
2 1/2 or 2.5
10
2 1/2 or 2.5
1/2 or 0.5
Order: Zyloprim 250 mg PO every day. S…
2 1/2 or 2.5
Order: Slo-K 20 mEq PO bid. Supply: li…
10
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Dosage Calculations - Word Problems
Order: Zyloprim 250 mg PO every day. S…
Order: Slo-K 20 mEq PO bid. Supply: li…
Order: 25 mg PO. Supply: 10 mg tablets…
Order: 0.125 mg PO. Supply: 0.25 mg ta…
2 1/2 or 2.5
10
2 1/2 or 2.5
1/2 or 0.5
Order: Zyloprim 250 mg PO every day. S…
2 1/2 or 2.5
Order: Slo-K 20 mEq PO bid. Supply: li…
10
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Dosage Calculation Basic Math Problems
1517 + 0.63 =
Express value of XIX + VIII=
9.5 + 17.06 + 32 + 41.11 + 0.99 =
$19.69 + $304.03 =
1517.63
27
100.66
$323.72
1517 + 0.63 =
1517.63
Express value of XIX + VIII=
27
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NUR103: 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
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NUR103: 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
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Dosage Calculation Problems II, III, IV
Order: Tylenol 10 gr PO every 4 hours…
Order: Achromycin (tetracycline) 0.25…
Order: Diuril 0.5 g PO bid for hyperte…
Order: Restoril 0.03 g PO at bedtime f…
2 caplets
1 capsule
1 tablet
1 capsule
Order: Tylenol 10 gr PO every 4 hours…
2 caplets
Order: Achromycin (tetracycline) 0.25…
1 capsule
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Dosage Calculation
dosage determination factors
ratio method
metric measures
grains
age, weight, gender, illness,
4:16 = 12:X... multiply the means (in this case 16 x 12 =192)... mu…
meter=distance... liter=volume... gram=weight
apothecary measure of weight. Think of grains of sand.... one gr…
dosage determination factors
age, weight, gender, illness,
ratio method
4:16 = 12:X... multiply the means (in this case 16 x 12 =192)... mu…
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N194 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
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NUR103: 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
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NUR103: 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
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Calc. 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
NUR103: 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
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NUR103: 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
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NUR103: 100 Dosage Calculation Practice Problems
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
3. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
4. The physician orders 1000 cc D5 1/2…
13 gtt/min
31 gtt/min
5.6 hrs
6.7 hrs
1. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W to…
13 gtt/min
2. The physician orders 1000 cc D5W wi…
31 gtt/min
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Dosage calculation
By mouth
Tablets
Capsules
Scored tablets
PO
tab
cap
Have a grove down the center to be broken in half
By mouth
PO
Tablets
tab
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Dosage Calculation
1 Gram
1 Milligram
1 Kilogram
1 kilogram
1000 miligrams
1000 micrograms
1000 Grams
2.2 lbs
1 Gram
1000 miligrams
1 Milligram
1000 micrograms
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Dosage Calculation
When calculating mL, if the amount is…
When calculating mL, if the amount is…
When converting pounds to kilograms, r…
When converting kilograms to pounds, r…
Tenth
Hundredth
Tenth
Tenth
When calculating mL, if the amount is…
Tenth
When calculating mL, if the amount is…
Hundredth
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Dosage Calculation
15 or 16 gtts (drops) = ___ mL
1tsp = ____ mL
1 tbsp= ____ oz
1/2 oz= ____ mL
1 mL
5 mL
1/2 oz
15 mL
15 or 16 gtts (drops) = ___ mL
1 mL
1tsp = ____ mL
5 mL
13 terms
dosage calculation
1 mg
1gram
1 liter
1ml
1000mcg
1000mg
1000ml
1cc
1 mg
1000mcg
1gram
1000mg
15 terms
Dosage Calculation
1 KG
1 LB
1 OZ
1 TSP
2.2 LBS
16 OZ
30 ML
5 ML
1 KG
2.2 LBS
1 LB
16 OZ
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Dosage Calculation
1 mL (cc)
5 mL
30mL (cc)
15mL
15 drops (gtts)
1 tsp or t
1 ounce (oz)... 2 T tablespoon... 6 tsp
1/2 oz... 1 T (tbs) (tbsp) ... 3 tsp
1 mL (cc)
15 drops (gtts)
5 mL
1 tsp or t
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Dosage Calculation
1kg =
Conversation: ... 3 t =
2 T =
1 cup =
2.2 pounds=
Conversation: ... 1 T
1 fl oz. =how many table spoons
8 fl oz.
1kg =
2.2 pounds=
Conversation: ... 3 t =
Conversation: ... 1 T
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dosage calculation
60 gtts.
3 tsp.
2 tbs.
8 oz.
1 tsp.
1 tbs.
1 oz.
1 cup
60 gtts.
1 tsp.
3 tsp.
1 tbs.
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Dosage Calculation Terminology
1 kg (kilogram)
1 in (inch)
1 oz (ounce)
1 gr (grain)
2.2 lb (pound)
2.54 cm (centimeter)
30 cc (Cubic centimeters) or 30 mL (milliliter)
60 mg (except Fe, ASA, APAP = 65 mg)
1 kg (kilogram)
2.2 lb (pound)
1 in (inch)
2.54 cm (centimeter)
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Dosage Calculation
1 liter=____mL
1 kg= _____ grams
1 grams= _____ mg
1 mg= _____mcg
1000mL
1000 grams
1000 mg
1000 mcg
1 liter=____mL
1000mL
1 kg= _____ grams
1000 grams
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DOSAGE CALCULATIONS
dosage calculations
dose
dispensing quantity
days supply
pharmacy calculations pertaining to the number of doses, disp…
the amount of medication prescribed to be taken at one time
the total amount of medication to be dispensed
the expected duration for a prescription being dispensed; how…
dosage calculations
pharmacy calculations pertaining to the number of doses, disp…
dose
the amount of medication prescribed to be taken at one time
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Dosage and calculations
calculating IV drop factors
different types of syringes and uses
PCA patient controlled analgesia name…
Rule of 9's
Volume (mL)/Time (hr) * drop factor (gtt/ml)/60
tuberculin - tb tests, intradermal, 1 mL, tenths to hundreths…
morphine (1 mg/mL) - concentration... Continuous/basal dose - am…
parkland burn formula that determines the percentage of the b…
calculating IV drop factors
Volume (mL)/Time (hr) * drop factor (gtt/ml)/60
different types of syringes and uses
tuberculin - tb tests, intradermal, 1 mL, tenths to hundreths…
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Dosage Calculations
1 kg= _______ g
1 g=_________ mg
1 Mg=________ mcg
1 Oz=________ ml
1000 g
1000 mg
1000 mcg
30 ml
1 kg= _______ g
1000 g
1 g=_________ mg
1000 mg
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Dosage Calculation
I liter= _____ milliliters
1 milililer= _____ cubic centimeters
1 milliliter= _____ microdrops
1 gram = _____ milligrams
1,000
1
60
1,000
I liter= _____ milliliters
1,000
1 milililer= _____ cubic centimeters
1
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dosage calculation
Base
K H D from a D C M (remembering order)
K
H
Gram, Liter, Meter
"King Henry Died from a Disease called Mumps
Kilo
Hecto
Base
Gram, Liter, Meter
K H D from a D C M (remembering order)
"King Henry Died from a Disease called Mumps
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DOSAGE CALCULATION
PO
PRN
right
left
by mouth
as needed
move decimal 3 places to the ___ to convert a larger unit of…
move decimal 3 places to the ___ to convert a smaller unit of…
PO
by mouth
PRN
as needed
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Dosage Calculation
IM
IV
3 t = ___ T
2 T = ____ fl oz
Intramuscular
Intravenous
1 T
1 fl oz
IM
Intramuscular
IV
Intravenous
Dosage Calculation
1 cup= ? ounces
1 pint= ? ounces
1 tablespoon=? teaspoons
1 ounce=? tablespoons
8 ounces
16 ounces
3 teaspoons
2tablespoons
1 cup= ? ounces
8 ounces
1 pint= ? ounces
16 ounces
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Dosage Calculation
1 kg to lbs
1 lb to oz
12 oz to lbs
1 tbsp to ml or oz
2.2 lbs.
16 oz
0.75 lbs.
15 ml or 0.5 oz
1 kg to lbs
2.2 lbs.
1 lb to oz
16 oz
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Dosage Calculation
1 mg = ___ mcg
1 g = ___ mg
1 kg = ___ g
1 kg = ___ lb
1,000 mcg
1,000 mg
1,000 g
2.2 lb
1 mg = ___ mcg
1,000 mcg
1 g = ___ mg
1,000 mg
8 terms
Dosage calculation
1 gram = ?Mg
1 lbs = ?Kg
Mg = ? Mcg
1 tsp = ? mL
1 gram = 1000 Mg
1 lbs = 0.45Kg... or 1 Kg = 2.2 lbs
Mg = 1000 Mcg
1 tsp = 5 mL
1 gram = ?Mg
1 gram = 1000 Mg
1 lbs = ?Kg
1 lbs = 0.45Kg... or 1 Kg = 2.2 lbs
dosage calculation
micro
milli
centi
kilo
one millionth
one thousandth
one hundreth
one thousand
micro
one millionth
milli
one thousandth
44 terms
Dosage calculation.
1 kg = Ibs
1 g= mg
1 mg=_mcg
2.54 cm=_inches
2.2 Ibs
1000 mg
1000 mcg
1 inch
1 kg = Ibs
2.2 Ibs
1 g= mg
1000 mg
31 terms
Dosage calculation
1000mL
8 oz
60 drops
1 cc
1 quart
1 cup
1 tsp
1 mL
1000mL
1 quart
8 oz
1 cup
79 terms
Dosage Calculations
Patient, Medication, Dose, Route, Time…
Metric, Household, Approximate
mcg
mg
6 Rights
Equivalents
micrograms
milligrams
Patient, Medication, Dose, Route, Time…
6 Rights
Metric, Household, Approximate
Equivalents
19 terms
Calculation Dosage
5 mL (milliliter)
3 t (teaspoon)
8 fl oz (fluid ounces)
1 lb (pound)
1 t (teaspoon)
1 T (tablespoon)
1 cup
16 oz (ounces)
5 mL (milliliter)
1 t (teaspoon)
3 t (teaspoon)
1 T (tablespoon)
10 terms
Dosage Calculation
1,000 grams
1,000
1,000
1,000
1 kilogram = ? grams
1 gram = ? milligrams
1 milligram = ? micrograms
1 liter = ? milliliters (or) cubic centimeters (cc)
1,000 grams
1 kilogram = ? grams
1,000
1 gram = ? milligrams
14 terms
Dosage Calculation
RL
D
W
NS
Ringer's lactate
Dextrose, common percent concentrations are 5% and 10%
Water
Normal saline, common percent concentrations are 0.33% (1/3),…
RL
Ringer's lactate
D
Dextrose, common percent concentrations are 5% and 10%
22 terms
Dosage Calculation
Solid Medications
example .25 always record with...
example 2.5 never add trailing...
oral meds
Give least number of tablets, avoid splitting tablets if poss…
0.25
zeros, never 2.50
5 to 30 ml
Solid Medications
Give least number of tablets, avoid splitting tablets if poss…
example .25 always record with...
0.25
10 terms
Dosage calculation
1 mg
1 g
1kg
1oz
1,000mcg
1,000mg
1,000g
30mL
1 mg
1,000mcg
1 g
1,000mg
8 terms
Dosage Calculation
1 mg = ? mcg
1 kg = ? lb
1 gr = ? mg
1 oz = ? mL
1,000 mcg
2.2 lb
60 mg
30 mL
1 mg = ? mcg
1,000 mcg
1 kg = ? lb
2.2 lb
9 terms
Dosage Calculation
1kg
1g
1mg
1tbsp
2.2 lbs
1000mg
1000mcg
3tsp
1kg
2.2 lbs
1g
1000mg
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