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43 terms
Pharmacology Math
Dispense
Nomogram
STAT
Surface Area
Prepare drug for administration
Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…
Immediately
Total area of the body exposed to the outside environment.
Dispense
Prepare drug for administration
Nomogram
Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…
51 terms
Pharmacology math
Metric system
International Units
Household
1 T = ? ml
weight = gram (g / gm), mg... volume = liter (L), ml... length = me…
Insulin 400 IU... Heparin 5000 U
Drop (gtt)... Tablespoon (T)... Teaspoon (tsp)... Cup (c)
15ml
Metric system
weight = gram (g / gm), mg... volume = liter (L), ml... length = me…
International Units
Insulin 400 IU... Heparin 5000 U
52 terms
Pharmacology Math
Change the fraction to a percent 5/6
The percent Formula
Fahrenheit to Celsius
Military Time
5 Divided by 6 = 0.833 X 100 = 83.3 %
Part / Hole = %/100 Example 7/8 + % / 100 , 7x100 =700 divide…
C= F-32/1.8
Zero before number 1 to 9 am, no zero needed for 10am and 11a…
Change the fraction to a percent 5/6
5 Divided by 6 = 0.833 X 100 = 83.3 %
The percent Formula
Part / Hole = %/100 Example 7/8 + % / 100 , 7x100 =700 divide…
23 terms
Pharmacology Math
1 teaspoon
3 teaspoon
2 tablespoons
8oz
5 ml
1 tablespoon
1 oz
1 cup
1 teaspoon
5 ml
3 teaspoon
1 tablespoon
76 terms
Pharmacology Math
Dispense
Nomogram
stat
Surface area
To prepare a drug for administration
Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…
Immediately
The total area of the body exposed to the outside environment
Dispense
To prepare a drug for administration
Nomogram
Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…
50 terms
Pharmacology math
gm
mg
mcg
kg
gram
milligram
microgram
kilogram
gm
gram
mg
milligram
18 terms
Math for Pharmacology
apothecary system
body surface area (BSA)
Clark's rule
denominator
oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…
calculation of the child's height and weight expressed as met…
most common law used in the calculation of drug dosage for ch…
bottom number of the fraction
apothecary system
oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…
body surface area (BSA)
calculation of the child's height and weight expressed as met…
55 terms
Pharmacology (Math)
Decimal Review
Weight is measured in?
Volume is measured in ?
1000
*Always put zero in front of decimal that has not whole numbe…
Grams
Liters
Kilo
Decimal Review
*Always put zero in front of decimal that has not whole numbe…
Weight is measured in?
Grams
13 terms
Math equations for pharmacology
Apparent volume for drug distribution?
Initial concentration?
Zero order concentration?
First order concentration?
Apparent volume for drug distribution?
Initial concentration?
15 terms
Math pharmacology
Auxiliary label
Diluent
Dosage (dose) strength
Generic name
Label added to prescription to provide supplementary instruct…
Agent that dilutes a substance in pharmacology liquid added t…
Weight of medication in a dose
Official nonproprietary name approved for a drug by the U.S.…
Auxiliary label
Label added to prescription to provide supplementary instruct…
Diluent
Agent that dilutes a substance in pharmacology liquid added t…
32 terms
Pharmacology Math
1 gtts
1 tsp
2 tbsp
16 oz
1 minium = ? Gtts
1 dram =? Tsp
1 ounce = ? tbsp
Pt i = ? Oz
1 gtts
1 minium = ? Gtts
1 tsp
1 dram =? Tsp
22 terms
pharmacology math
APOTHECARY 1 GRAIN
LIQUID / 1 TEASPOON
LIQUID / 1 TABLESPOON
LIQUID / 1 FL OZ
APX. METRIC 60MG EXACT METRIC 64.8
APX. METRIC 5ML EXACT 5ML
APX. METRIC 15ML EXACT 15ML
APX. METRIC 30ml EXACT 29.57ML
APOTHECARY 1 GRAIN
APX. METRIC 60MG EXACT METRIC 64.8
LIQUID / 1 TEASPOON
APX. METRIC 5ML EXACT 5ML
14 terms
Pharmacology Math
dispense
stat
unit dose
nomogram
to prepare a drug for administration
immediately
method of preparing individual doses of medications by the ph…
a graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular v…
dispense
to prepare a drug for administration
stat
immediately
Math for Pharmacology
cc
ml
t
oz
Cubic centimer
Milliliter
Teaspoon
Ounce
cc
Cubic centimer
ml
Milliliter
236 terms
Pharmacology and Math
Pharmacology
Pharmacokinetics
Purposes of drugs
Source of drugs in plants
The study of drugs and their origin, nature, properties, thei…
The study of the metabolism and actions of drugs with emphasi…
Diagnosis, treatment of symptoms, treatment of diseases or dy…
Berries, leaves, roots (Digitalis is obtained from purple fox…
Pharmacology
The study of drugs and their origin, nature, properties, thei…
Pharmacokinetics
The study of the metabolism and actions of drugs with emphasi…
21 terms
Pharmacology math
Gtt
Mx or m with a loop
3
Double 3
Drops
Minim (same as drops)
Dram
Ounce or oz
Gtt
Drops
Mx or m with a loop
Minim (same as drops)
37 terms
Math for Pharmacology
Pharmacology
Overdose
Underdose
Leading Zero Rule
Study of medications and drugs
Too much of the medication
Too little of the medication
0.5 not .5
Pharmacology
Study of medications and drugs
Overdose
Too much of the medication
46 terms
Pharmacology math
MHA
Which one uses decimals
For kilo where do you round ?
Which one uses roman numerals
Metric... Household... Apothecary
Metric
Hundredth
Apothecary
MHA
Metric... Household... Apothecary
Which one uses decimals
Metric
15 terms
Pharmacology Math for Pharmacology #4
numerator
overdose
over the counter(OTC)
pharmaceutical
top number of a fraction
when too much of a medication is administered
non-prescription drugs such as aspirin, cold medicine, and an…
pertaining to, or relating to drugs used for medicinal treatm…
numerator
top number of a fraction
overdose
when too much of a medication is administered
15 terms
principles of pharmacology/ math for pharmacology
absorption
administer
adverse effects
analgesic
the process by which one substance is taken in an incorporate…
to give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…
negative effects that outweigh the benefits of taking a medic…
a drug or medicine given to relive pain without causing loss…
absorption
the process by which one substance is taken in an incorporate…
administer
to give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…
14 terms
Pharmacology math for pharmacology #3
Efficacy
Excretion
Expectorant
Fried's Law
Therapeutic value of a drug. How well does it work?
Manner in which a drug is eliminated from the body
Any drug or medicine that liquefies mucus in the bronchi of t…
pediatric dosage law applied to children under the age of 1 y…
Efficacy
Therapeutic value of a drug. How well does it work?
Excretion
Manner in which a drug is eliminated from the body
15 terms
Pharmacology math for pharmacology #1
Absorption
Administer
Adverse effects
Analgesic
Process by which one substance is taken in and incorpated int…
To give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…
Negative effects that outweigh the benefits of taking a medic…
Drug or medicine given to relieve pain without causing loss o…
Absorption
Process by which one substance is taken in and incorpated int…
Administer
To give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…
14 terms
Pharmacology Math for Pharmacology #2
broad-spectrum
bronchodilator
cathartic
Clark's Rule
refers to antibiotics that are effective against a large rang…
drug given to dilate the bronchi, or airways in the lungs, su…
drug given to induce defecation(bowel movement) or relieve co…
most common rule used in the calculation of drug dosage for c…
broad-spectrum
refers to antibiotics that are effective against a large rang…
bronchodilator
drug given to dilate the bronchi, or airways in the lungs, su…
25 terms
Chapter 34 Pharmacology Math
dispense
stat
surface area
unit dose
to prepare a drug for administration
immediately
the total area of the body exposed to the outside environment
method used by the pharmacy to prepare individual doses of me…
dispense
to prepare a drug for administration
stat
immediately
28 terms
Pharmacology math
What is the strength ?
What is the dose ?
What is the solute ?
What is a solvent ?
Potency of the drug stated in %
Size or amount of drug available in the drug package 6mg/5mL
The pure Drug thats dissolved into a liquid
The liquid the drug is dissolved into
What is the strength ?
Potency of the drug stated in %
What is the dose ?
Size or amount of drug available in the drug package 6mg/5mL
15 terms
Principles of Pharmacology/ Math for Pharmacology
absorption
administer
adverse effects
analgesic
the process by which one substance is taken in and incorporat…
to give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…
Negative effects that outweigh the benefits of taking a medic…
a drug or medicine given to relieve pain without causing loss…
absorption
the process by which one substance is taken in and incorporat…
administer
to give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thr…
90 terms
Pharmacology/Math
atropine sulfate
amiodarone (Cordarone)
lidocaine
adenosine (Adenocard)
-Antiarrhythmic, anticholinergic (cardio, neuro)... -use: Sinus…
-Antiarrhythmic ... -use: A-fib/a-flutter, PVC, V-tach... -decrease…
-Antiarrhythmic ... -use: PVC, V-fib, V-tach... -decreases excitabi…
-Antiarrhythmic ... -use: SVT... -decreased conduction thru AV node…
atropine sulfate
-Antiarrhythmic, anticholinergic (cardio, neuro)... -use: Sinus…
amiodarone (Cordarone)
-Antiarrhythmic ... -use: A-fib/a-flutter, PVC, V-tach... -decrease…
76 terms
Pharmacology/Math Exam
Pepcid
Furosemide (lasix)
Cardiogenic Shock tx
Mitral Stenosis Tx
H2 blocker for GERD... Watch when giving to elderly pts because…
this drug is used with myocarditis... increase blood flow to kid…
vasopressors (Dopamine, Dobutamine), vasodilators (nitropruss…
diuretics, Na restrictions, Digoxin, BB, anticoagulants
Pepcid
H2 blocker for GERD... Watch when giving to elderly pts because…
Furosemide (lasix)
this drug is used with myocarditis... increase blood flow to kid…
51 terms
Pharmacological math
Metric system
International Units
Household
1 T = ? ml
weight = gram (g / gm), mg... volume = liter (L), ml... length = me…
Insulin 400 IU... Heparin 5000 U
Drop (gtt)... Tablespoon (T)... Teaspoon (tsp)... Cup (c)
15ml
Metric system
weight = gram (g / gm), mg... volume = liter (L), ml... length = me…
International Units
Insulin 400 IU... Heparin 5000 U
29 terms
Intro. Pharmacology Math (Conversion)
Metric system (weight)
1kg = ____ g
1g= _____mg
1mg= ____ mcg
...
1kg = 1000g
1g= 1000mg
1mg = 1000 mcg
Metric system (weight)
...
1kg = ____ g
1kg = 1000g
41 terms
Pharmacology Practice Math Problems
Write the number "twenty-six thousandt…
Write 3673 in scientific notation
Write a decimal number for 5.39 x 10^5
10.5 divided by 5
0.026
3.673 x 10^3
539000
2.1
Write the number "twenty-six thousandt…
0.026
Write 3673 in scientific notation
3.673 x 10^3
20 terms
CHAPTER 53 MATH FOR PHARMACOLOGY
apothecary system
body surface area (BSA)
Clark's rule
denominator
oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…
based on a calculation of the child's height and weight and i…
based on the weight of the child and is the most common calcu…
bottom number of a fraction
apothecary system
oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…
body surface area (BSA)
based on a calculation of the child's height and weight and i…
21 terms
Chapter 53 - Math for Pharmacology
Apothecary System
Body Surface Area
Abbreviation for Body Surface Area
Clark's Rule
Is considered to be the oldest system of measurement.
Is based on a calculation of the child's height and weight an…
BSA
Is based on the weight of the child.
Apothecary System
Is considered to be the oldest system of measurement.
Body Surface Area
Is based on a calculation of the child's height and weight an…
17 terms
PHARMACOLOGY MATH CONVERSIONS
1 METER
1M
1 L
1KG
1000 MM
100 CM
1000 ML, 1QT, 32OZ
1000G, 2.2LBS
1 METER
1000 MM
1M
100 CM
21 terms
Mid Term Terms for Med Math / Pharmacology
Absorption
adverse reaction
agonist
metabolism
Is the process by which a substance moves into the bloodstrea…
is a severe side effect such as shock or death
a drug that is taken with another drug
also known as biotransformation; the medicaion is changed to…
Absorption
Is the process by which a substance moves into the bloodstrea…
adverse reaction
is a severe side effect such as shock or death
33 terms
Chapter 3 - Pharmacology Math
Military time
Percentages
Ratio
Proportion
24 hour scale; international
Special types of fractions that mean "per every hundred"
Comparison of two numbers
Statement of a quality between ratios
Military time
24 hour scale; international
Percentages
Special types of fractions that mean "per every hundred"
21 terms
Chapter 34: Pharmacology Math
Dispense
Nomogram
stat
Surface Area
To prepare a drug for administration
Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…
Immediately
The total area of the body exposed to the outside environment
Dispense
To prepare a drug for administration
Nomogram
Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…
116 terms
Pharmacology Math Definitions
Dividend
Difference
Divisor
Equation
The number that is to be divided into parts.
The amount that remains after one number is subtracted from a…
The number by which the dividend is to be divided.
A mathematical statement (for example: 5 + 3 = 8)
Dividend
The number that is to be divided into parts.
Difference
The amount that remains after one number is subtracted from a…
39 terms
Pharmacology: Math for Meds Conversions
1 mL =___gtt
5 mL =___tsp
15 mL =___tbs
240 mL =___cups
15 gtt (ear/eye dropper)
1 tsp
1 tbs
1 cup
1 mL =___gtt
15 gtt (ear/eye dropper)
5 mL =___tsp
1 tsp
23 terms
Math Pharmacology Assessment 3
A client is prescribed 50 mg chlorprom…
A nurse is preparing to administer ami…
A nurse is preparing to administer ris…
A nurse is administering morphine sulf…
2 mL
2 tabs
5 tabs
Have a second nurse witness the disposal of the excess medica…
A client is prescribed 50 mg chlorprom…
2 mL
A nurse is preparing to administer ami…
2 tabs
57 terms
Pharmacology Math Definitions
Dividend
Difference
Divisor
Equation
The number that is to be divided into parts
The amount that remains after one number is subtracted from a…
The number by which the dividend is to be divided
A mathematical statement (5+2=7)
Dividend
The number that is to be divided into parts
Difference
The amount that remains after one number is subtracted from a…
18 terms
Chapter 7: Math for Pharmacology
Apothecary System
Body Surface Area (BSA)
Clark's Rule
Denominator
Oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…
Calculation of the child's height and weight, expressed as m^…
Most common law used in the calculation of drug dosage for ch…
Bottom number of a fraction.
Apothecary System
Oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…
Body Surface Area (BSA)
Calculation of the child's height and weight, expressed as m^…
Chapter 34 Pharmacology Math
dispense
nomogram
stat
surface area
to prepare a drug for administration
graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…
immediately
the total area of the body exposed to the outside environment
dispense
to prepare a drug for administration
nomogram
graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular val…
19 terms
UNIT CONVERSIONS ! Pharmacology math
Liter to Milliliter
Ounces to Milliliter
Teaspoons to Milliliter
Tablespoon to Milliliter
1L = 1000ml
1oz = 30 ml
1Tsp = 5ml
1Tbsp = 15ml
Liter to Milliliter
1L = 1000ml
Ounces to Milliliter
1oz = 30 ml
11 terms
Pharmacology Math, Prescription Writing
Prescription Definition
Prescription Legal
Prescription Dr. Info
Prescription Refills
An Order to a pharmacist, written by a Licensed medical pract…
Legally Recognized Document and the writer is held responsibl…
Should have Name, Address, Telephone Number, and Office Hours…
Space for Number of Refills and the practitioner's DEA (drug…
Prescription Definition
An Order to a pharmacist, written by a Licensed medical pract…
Prescription Legal
Legally Recognized Document and the writer is held responsibl…
20 terms
Chapter 53- Math for Pharmacology
Apothecary system
Body surface area (BSA)
Clark's rule
Denominator
Oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…
Calculation of the child's height and weight, expressed as m2…
Most common law used in the calculation of drug dosage for ch…
Bottom number of a fraction
Apothecary system
Oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured…
Body surface area (BSA)
Calculation of the child's height and weight, expressed as m2…
13 terms
SUR_108- pharmacology math
Military time
Mg/ml
Ratio
Units
Uses 24- hour scale without a.m or p.m designations
Stronger- more milligrams per ML... 20mg/ ml
Ex. 1:1000... 1 ml of concentrated drug added to 1000ml of diluent
Stronger- higher number of units per ml
Military time
Uses 24- hour scale without a.m or p.m designations
Mg/ml
Stronger- more milligrams per ML... 20mg/ ml
20 terms
Pharmacology Math Equations and Terms
Military Time Chart
Ratio Proportion
Temperature Conversion to Celsius
Temperature Conversion to Fahrenheit
12:00 am Midnight 00:00 ... 1:00 am 01:00 ... 2:00 am 02:00 ... 3:0…
A : B = C : D
C= 5/9 (F - 32)
F = 9/5 C+32
Military Time Chart
12:00 am Midnight 00:00 ... 1:00 am 01:00 ... 2:00 am 02:00 ... 3:0…
Ratio Proportion
A : B = C : D
16 terms
Pharmacology Math Conversions
2 tablespoons (T)
1 tablespoon (T)
5 milliliters (mL)
60 drops (gtts)
1 ounce (oz)
3 teaspoon (tsp)
1 teaspoon (tsp)
1 teaspoon (tsp)
2 tablespoons (T)
1 ounce (oz)
1 tablespoon (T)
3 teaspoon (tsp)
29 terms
Intro. Pharmacology Math (Conversion)
Metric system (weight)
1kg = ____ g
1g= _____mg
1mg= ____ mcg
...
1kg = 1000g
1g= 1000mg
1mg = 1000 mcg
Metric system (weight)
...
1kg = ____ g
1kg = 1000g
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