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Pharmacology - Drug Calculations
In the metric system, the three basic…
Gram is _____, Liter is _____, and Met…
When we do drug calculations, we incor…
Dose is the actual weight or ______; w…
gram, liter, meter
mass... volume... distance
1. Dose... 2. Volume... 3. Concentration
mass... mg, g, kg, mcg, units
In the metric system, the three basic…
gram, liter, meter
Gram is _____, Liter is _____, and Met…
mass... volume... distance
44 terms
Basic pharmacology AND DRUG CALCULATIONS
BRAND NAME
GENERIC (TRADE) NAME
OVER THE COUNTER DRUGS OTC
PRESCRIPTION DRUGS RX
MAKE IT STAND OUT TO THE MARKET SUCH AS TYLENOL
COMMON SCIENTIFIC NAME SUCH AS ACETAMINOPHEN
CAN. BE PURCHASED BY ANYONE AT ANY TIME WITHOUT RX
MUST BE ORDERED AND PRESCRIBED BY A LICENSED VET
BRAND NAME
MAKE IT STAND OUT TO THE MARKET SUCH AS TYLENOL
GENERIC (TRADE) NAME
COMMON SCIENTIFIC NAME SUCH AS ACETAMINOPHEN
18 terms
pharmacology - drug calculations
express 5% glucose as a weight of gluc…
a patient is prescribed an infusion of…
convert 0.75 micrograms to nanograms
a patient is prescribed 600mg of carba…
5g/100ml
0.9%
750 nanograms
3 tablets
express 5% glucose as a weight of gluc…
5g/100ml
a patient is prescribed an infusion of…
0.9%
26 terms
Pharmacology drug calculations
pc
pm
IM
gtt
after meals
afternoon
intramuscular
drop
pc
after meals
pm
afternoon
6 terms
General Pharmacology, drug admin, and calculations
A hub, shaft, and bevel are part of what
Patients on IV fluids should be monito…
Glomerular filtration is found in what…
You're using a butterfly catheter to a…
needle
15-30 min
kidneys
extravascular injection
A hub, shaft, and bevel are part of what
needle
Patients on IV fluids should be monito…
15-30 min
61 terms
Pharmacology - Drug Calculations & Infant/Pediatrics
Solute
Solvent
Solution
Concentration of drug
The pure drug form that is dissolved in a solvent or solution…
The liquid medium in which the drug (solute) is dissolved... Ex.…
The mixture of solute and solvent ... Ex. The now ready to drink…
The quantity of a substance per unit volume or weight... Ex. Muc…
Solute
The pure drug form that is dissolved in a solvent or solution…
Solvent
The liquid medium in which the drug (solute) is dissolved... Ex.…
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Pharmacology Exam 1 Adult Drug Calculations Guidelines
How many Grams in a Milligram?
How many Milligrams in a Microgram?
How many liters in a milliliter?
How many teaspoons in a milliliter?
1 gram in 1000 milligram
1 milligram in 1000 microgram
1 liter in 1000 milliliters
1 teaspoon in 5 mL
How many Grams in a Milligram?
1 gram in 1000 milligram
How many Milligrams in a Microgram?
1 milligram in 1000 microgram
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Pharmacology Calculations Drug Names 1-4
Synthroid
Lortab, Lorcet, Norco, Vicodin
Adrenaline
Prinivil
Generic: levothyroxine... Class: Thyroid Disorder
Generic: hydrocodone/ APAP... Class: Pain Relief
Generic: epinephrine... Class: Cardiac Arrest; Anaphylaxis
Generic: lisionpril... Class: Ace Inhibitor-hypertension
Synthroid
Generic: levothyroxine... Class: Thyroid Disorder
Lortab, Lorcet, Norco, Vicodin
Generic: hydrocodone/ APAP... Class: Pain Relief
53 terms
Pharmacology: Module 2, Medication Errors and Drug Calculation
Adverse Drug Event (ADE)
Medication Errors
Procuring Error Example
Prescribing Error Example
- describes any adverse patient outcome that results in harm…
- the most common cause of adverse drug events... - can occur at…
The physician orders normal saline (0.9% NS) IV, 500 mL an ho…
The physician prescribed flurazepam (Dalmane) as a sedative t…
Adverse Drug Event (ADE)
- describes any adverse patient outcome that results in harm…
Medication Errors
- the most common cause of adverse drug events... - can occur at…
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Pharmacology and Calculations wk#9 Opthalmic and Otic Drugs
Which opthalmic drugs are mainly used…
What are considerations when choosing…
How do most opthalmic drugs penetrate…
Which needs to be administered more fr…
drops... ointments
Drug penetration... Frequency of drug administration... Ease of app…
via the anterior chamber but not the posterior chamber
drops
Which opthalmic drugs are mainly used…
drops... ointments
What are considerations when choosing…
Drug penetration... Frequency of drug administration... Ease of app…
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Pharmacology and Calculations wk #9 Endocrine Drugs
What is the trade name for Levothyroxi…
What drug is described?... synthetic T4... s…
What is the trade name for Liothryroni…
What drug is described?... Synthetic T3... S…
Soloxine
Levothyroxine
Cytomel
Liothyronine
What is the trade name for Levothyroxi…
Soloxine
What drug is described?... synthetic T4... s…
Levothyroxine
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Vet tech Pharmacology (General, drug admin, and calculations)
Indications
Contraindications
Adverse drug event
Adverse drug reaction
Reasons for using a drug
Reasons for not using a drug
Harm to a patient casued by a therapeutic or preventive inter…
An undesirable response to a drug by a patient
Indications
Reasons for using a drug
Contraindications
Reasons for not using a drug
19 terms
Pharmacology Exam 1 Adult Drug Calculations Guidelines
How many Grams in a Milligram?
How many Milligrams in a Microgram?
How many liters in a milliliter?
How many teaspoons in a milliliter?
1 gram in 1000 milligram
1 milligram in 1000 microgram
1 liter in 1000 milliliters
1 teaspoon in 5 mL
How many Grams in a Milligram?
1 gram in 1000 milligram
How many Milligrams in a Microgram?
1 milligram in 1000 microgram
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Pharmacology-drug handling and dosage calculations ch 2
What are the four regulatory agencies…
Responsibilities of veterinary profess…
Who determines if a drug is Over The C…
How does the FDA decide if a drug is g…
DEA ... FDA ... USDA... EPA
Store medication safely ... calculate dosages prepared, dispense…
FDA
Toxicity of drug... Methods of use... the direction can be easily u…
What are the four regulatory agencies…
DEA ... FDA ... USDA... EPA
Responsibilities of veterinary profess…
Store medication safely ... calculate dosages prepared, dispense…
58 terms
pharmacology, PDR, drug calculations wk3 and finals
prosth/o
therm/o
cis/o
cry/o
addition, appendage
heat
cut
cold
prosth/o
addition, appendage
therm/o
heat
61 terms
pharmacology, PDR, drug calculations wk 2
xer/o
aer/o
bucc/o
chem/o
dry
air, gas
cheek
drug, chemical
xer/o
dry
aer/o
air, gas
27 terms
Pharmacology: Roman Numerals, Unit Conversions & Drug Calculations
ss
I
V
X
half, 1/2
1 (max use=3)
5
10 (max use=3)
ss
half, 1/2
I
1 (max use=3)
61 terms
Pharmacology, PDR, and Drug Calculation WK1
albin/o
bi/o
cry/o
cutane/o
white
life
cold
skin
albin/o
white
bi/o
life
24 terms
Pharmacology Calculations
1000 mcg = ___ mg
1000 mg = ___ g
1 kg = ___ g
1000 mL = ___ L
1000 mcg = 1 mg
1000 mg = 1 g
1000 g = 1 kg
1000 mL = 1 L
1000 mcg = ___ mg
1000 mcg = 1 mg
1000 mg = ___ g
1000 mg = 1 g
27 terms
Pharmacology Heald College: Roman Numerals, Unit Conversions & Drug Calculations
ss
I
V
X
half, 1/2
1 (max use=3)
5
10 (max use=3)
ss
half, 1/2
I
1 (max use=3)
10 terms
Pharmacology Calculations
10oz
1oz
1cup
1quart
30mL
2tbsp
8oz... 240mL
2pints
10oz
30mL
1oz
2tbsp
54 terms
Calculations- Pharmacology
Zeros
Metric abbreviations
I kg
1 lb
Never use trailing zero (after decimal point)... 25 not 25.0... 25.…
Gram = G... Microgram = mcg ... Milligram = mg... Kilogram = kg... Liter…
1000 g
...
Zeros
Never use trailing zero (after decimal point)... 25 not 25.0... 25.…
Metric abbreviations
Gram = G... Microgram = mcg ... Milligram = mg... Kilogram = kg... Liter…
30 terms
Pharmacology: Calculations
milliliter to gram
kg>g>mg>mcg
kilogram to gram
gram to milligram
1 ml = 1 g
each 1000 times larger... decimal point moved 3 places
1kg = 1000g
1g = 1000mg
milliliter to gram
1 ml = 1 g
kg>g>mg>mcg
each 1000 times larger... decimal point moved 3 places
11 terms
Pharmacology calculations
Percent weight-in-volume
percent volume-in-volume
Percent weight-in-weight
Conventional units in ratio strength v…
Number of grams of medication per 100mL of liquid
Number of mL of medication per 100 mL of liquid
Number of grams of medication per 100 g of mixture
Amount of drug in grams in a solution: volume in mL
Percent weight-in-volume
Number of grams of medication per 100mL of liquid
percent volume-in-volume
Number of mL of medication per 100 mL of liquid
30 terms
Pharmacology: Calculations
milliliter to gram
kg>g>mg>mcg
kilogram to gram
gram to milligram
1 ml = 1 g
each 1000 times larger... decimal point moved 3 places
1kg = 1000g
1g = 1000mg
milliliter to gram
1 ml = 1 g
kg>g>mg>mcg
each 1000 times larger... decimal point moved 3 places
10 terms
Pharmacology Calculations
10oz
1oz
1cup
1quart
30mL
2tbsp
8oz... 240mL
2pints
10oz
30mL
1oz
2tbsp
13 terms
Pharmacology calculations
1 ml
5 ml
15 ml
30 ml
15 gtts
1 tsp
1 tbsp
1 oz
1 ml
15 gtts
5 ml
1 tsp
27 terms
Pharmacology Heald College: Roman Numerals, Unit Conversions & Drug Calculations
ss
I
V
X
half, 1/2
1 (max use=3)
5
10 (max use=3)
ss
half, 1/2
I
1 (max use=3)
24 terms
Pharmacology Calculations
1000 mcg = ___ mg
1000 mg = ___ g
1 kg = ___ g
1000 mL = ___ L
1000 mcg = 1 mg
1000 mg = 1 g
1000 g = 1 kg
1000 mL = 1 L
1000 mcg = ___ mg
1000 mcg = 1 mg
1000 mg = ___ g
1000 mg = 1 g
18 terms
Calculations for Pharmacology
1 oz
2.2 lb
5 mL
3 tsp
30 mL
1 kg
1 tsp
1 tbsp
1 oz
30 mL
2.2 lb
1 kg
10 terms
Pharmacological Calculations
Lopressor
Toprol XL
Zithromax
Crestor
metoprolol tartrate
metoprolol succinate
azithromycin
rosuvastatin
Lopressor
metoprolol tartrate
Toprol XL
metoprolol succinate
24 terms
Pharmacology Calculations
1000 mcg = ___ mg
1000 mg = ___ g
1 kg = ___ g
1000 mL = ___ L
1000 mcg = 1 mg
1000 mg = 1 g
1000 g = 1 kg
1000 mL = 1 L
1000 mcg = ___ mg
1000 mcg = 1 mg
1000 mg = ___ g
1000 mg = 1 g
54 terms
Calculations- Pharmacology
Zeros
Metric abbreviations
I kg
1 lb
Never use trailing zero (after decimal point)... 25 not 25.0... 25.…
Gram = G... Microgram = mcg ... Milligram = mg... Kilogram = kg... Liter…
1000 g
...
Zeros
Never use trailing zero (after decimal point)... 25 not 25.0... 25.…
Metric abbreviations
Gram = G... Microgram = mcg ... Milligram = mg... Kilogram = kg... Liter…
28 terms
Pharmacology Calculations
Kilograms (kg) to pounds (lbs)
Pounds to Kilograms
Roman Numerals
I
Multiply kg by 2.2... Example: 270kg x 2.2= 594 lbs
Divide lbs by 2.2... Example: 98 lbs/2.2= 44.5 kg
...
1
Kilograms (kg) to pounds (lbs)
Multiply kg by 2.2... Example: 270kg x 2.2= 594 lbs
Pounds to Kilograms
Divide lbs by 2.2... Example: 98 lbs/2.2= 44.5 kg
101 terms
Pharmacology Calculations
How many g = kg
How many mg=g
How many mcg=mg
trade name
1g=1000kg
1g=1000mg
1000mcg=1mg
brand name, all caps, can be several names, usually with a tr…
How many g = kg
1g=1000kg
How many mg=g
1g=1000mg
106 terms
Pharmacological Calculations
Medication
Pharmacology
PharmD
RPh
Also called drugs; used to prevent disease or pregnancy, aid…
The science that deals with the origin, nature, chemistry, ef…
Doctor of pharmacy
____= registered pharmacist
Medication
Also called drugs; used to prevent disease or pregnancy, aid…
Pharmacology
The science that deals with the origin, nature, chemistry, ef…
46 terms
Pharmacology/Calculations
How must controlled substances be stor…
What is the name of the agency that ov…
A horse has an allergic reaction to de…
Doses of medications administered to p…
Logged and kept in a double locked cabinet
Food and Drug Administration
Xylazine
mg
How must controlled substances be stor…
Logged and kept in a double locked cabinet
What is the name of the agency that ov…
Food and Drug Administration
30 terms
Drug Calculations
1 liter
1 pint
1 glass/cupful
30ml
1000ml... 1 quart
500ml
240ml
1 oz
1 liter
1000ml... 1 quart
1 pint
500ml
60 terms
Drug Calculations
Capsules, unscored tablets
whole unit
Scored tablets
½ tablet
________ and ________ ________ are rounded to the nearest who…
Capsules and unscored tablets are rounded to the nearest ____…
________ ________ are rounded to the nearest ½ tablet.
Scored tablets are rounded to the nearest ________ ________.
Capsules, unscored tablets
________ and ________ ________ are rounded to the nearest who…
whole unit
Capsules and unscored tablets are rounded to the nearest ____…
27 terms
Pharmacology Heald College: Roman Numerals, Unit Conversions & Drug Calculations
ss
I
V
X
half, 1/2
1 (max use=3)
5
10 (max use=3)
ss
half, 1/2
I
1 (max use=3)
26 terms
Drug Calculations
2.2 lbs
1 tsp
SQ
1 oz
1 kg
5 mL
Subcutaneous
30 mL = ___ oz
2.2 lbs
1 kg
1 tsp
5 mL
58 terms
Drug calculations
1000 ml = _ liter (L)
1000 mg= _ gram (gm)
1000 gm= _ kilogram (km)
2.5 centimeter (cm) =_ inch (in)
1
1
1
1
1000 ml = _ liter (L)
1
1000 mg= _ gram (gm)
1
21 terms
drug calculations
accuracy is critical in
healthcare provider is responsible for…
medication __ r common & often result…
in the clinical environment the __ sys…
medication administration
physician orders
errors
metric
accuracy is critical in
medication administration
healthcare provider is responsible for…
physician orders
11 terms
Drug calculations
A patient is prescribed 0.125mg digoxi…
Heparin 10,000 units is prescribed sub…
A patient requires IV frusemide 80mg.…
Your patient requires Atropine 0.3mg.…
2 tablets (-not needing to half a tablet is a more accurate d…
0.4ml
4mL
0.5mL
A patient is prescribed 0.125mg digoxi…
2 tablets (-not needing to half a tablet is a more accurate d…
Heparin 10,000 units is prescribed sub…
0.4ml
27 terms
Pharmacology Heald College: Roman Numerals, Unit Conversions & Drug Calculations
ss
I
V
X
half, 1/2
1 (max use=3)
5
10 (max use=3)
ss
half, 1/2
I
1 (max use=3)
27 terms
Pharmacology Heald College: Roman Numerals, Unit Conversions & Drug Calculations
ss
I
V
X
half, 1/2
1 (max use=3)
5
10 (max use=3)
ss
half, 1/2
I
1 (max use=3)
8 terms
PHAR 21: Pharmacology - Calculating Drug Doses Chapter 4
Meter.
Liter.
Gram.
20
The metric system term associated with length is
The metric system term associated with volume is
The metric system term associated with mass is
1 mL is equivalent to ____________drops of liquid
Meter.
The metric system term associated with length is
Liter.
The metric system term associated with volume is
38 terms
Drug Calculations
1 Kilogram (kg) =
1 gram =
1 milligram =
1 kilogram =
1000 grams (g)
1000 milligram (mg)
1000 micrograms (mcg)
2.2 pounds (lbs)
1 Kilogram (kg) =
1000 grams (g)
1 gram =
1000 milligram (mg)
11 terms
Drug calculations
A patient is prescribed 0.125mg digoxi…
Heparin 10,000 units is prescribed sub…
A patient requires IV frusemide 80mg.…
Your patient requires Atropine 0.3mg.…
2 tablets (-not needing to half a tablet is a more accurate d…
0.4ml
4mL
0.5mL
A patient is prescribed 0.125mg digoxi…
2 tablets (-not needing to half a tablet is a more accurate d…
Heparin 10,000 units is prescribed sub…
0.4ml
17 terms
Drug Calculations
The dose to be given is 2000mg. the st…
The dose to be given ins 500mg. the st…
The dose to be given is 0.25g. the sto…
The dose to be given is 75g. the stock…
30 ml
4 ml
5 ml
300 ml
The dose to be given is 2000mg. the st…
30 ml
The dose to be given ins 500mg. the st…
4 ml
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