# Study sets matching "pharmacology math"

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Label terms

physician order is in the same unit of measure as drug label (…

perform calculation in equation form

check answer for accuracy

must be understood to implement pharmacology math formulas

Step 1

physician order is in the same unit of measure as drug label (…

Step 2

perform calculation in equation form

Absorption

adverse reaction

agonist

metabolism

Is the process by which a substance moves into the bloodstream…

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 a…

Absorption

Is the process by which a substance moves into the bloodstream…

adverse reaction

is a severe side effect such as shock or death

Roman to Arabic numerals (1/2 to 1000)

Metric system

Metric Units Mnemonics

Temperature Conversions

ss = 1/2... I = 1... V = 5... X = 10... L = 50 (haLf)... C = 100 (Century)... D…

Basic unit = g, m, L... Some Basic Metric Conversions... 1 kg = 1000…

King Henry Doesn't [Usually] Drink Chocolate Milk... kilo- hecto…

°F=1.8(°C) + 32... °C=(°F-32) / 1.8

Roman to Arabic numerals (1/2 to 1000)

ss = 1/2... I = 1... V = 5... X = 10... L = 50 (haLf)... C = 100 (Century)... D…

Metric system

Basic unit = g, m, L... Some Basic Metric Conversions... 1 kg = 1000…

Dispense

Nomogram

stat

Surface area

To prepare a drug for administration

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular valu…

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 valu…

apothecary system

body surface area (BSA)

Clark's rule

denominator

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured i…

based on a calculation of the child's height and weight and is…

based on the weight of the child and is the most common calcul…

bottom number of a fraction

apothecary system

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured i…

body surface area (BSA)

based on a calculation of the child's height and weight and is…

apothecary system

body surface area (BSA)

Clark's rule

denominator

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured i…

calculation of the child's height and weight expressed as mete…

most common law used in the calculation of drug dosage for chi…

bottom number of the fraction

apothecary system

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured i…

body surface area (BSA)

calculation of the child's height and weight expressed as mete…

equation ... Weight x dose... -------------…

40 lb. dog ... Famotadine: dose- 1/2 mg/kg…

40 lb. dog... Centrine: dose- 0.25 mg/kg…

40 lb. dog... Clavamox: dose- 13.5 mg/kg…

mg/kg= dose... mg/ml=concentration... (weight)(dose)=(total dose)…

take 40lb, divide it by 2.2 to get kg (18 kg) ... famotadine:(wei…

(weight) 18 kg... (dose) 0.25 mg/kg... (concentration) 5 mg/ml... ... 18…

(weight) 18 kg... (dose) 13.5 mg/kg... 18 kg x 13.5 mg/kg = 243 mg…

equation ... Weight x dose... -------------…

mg/kg= dose... mg/ml=concentration... (weight)(dose)=(total dose)…

40 lb. dog ... Famotadine: dose- 1/2 mg/kg…

take 40lb, divide it by 2.2 to get kg (18 kg) ... famotadine:(wei…

broad-spectrum

bronchodilator

cathartic

Clark's Rule

refers to antibiotics that are effective against a large range…

drug given to dilate the bronchi, or airways in the lungs, suc…

drug given to induce defecation(bowel movement) or relieve con…

most common rule used in the calculation of drug dosage for ch…

broad-spectrum

refers to antibiotics that are effective against a large range…

bronchodilator

drug given to dilate the bronchi, or airways in the lungs, suc…

Divide the numerator by the denominator

Divide... Common factor

3/4... (Common factor is 2)

-Numerator x numerator ... -denominator x…

To convert an improper fraction into a proper whole number equ…

To reduce a fraction to its lowest form you must____ The numer…

Reduce 6/8 to its simplest form

To multiply fractions, multiply numerator by____, and denomina…

Divide the numerator by the denominator

To convert an improper fraction into a proper whole number equ…

Divide... Common factor

To reduce a fraction to its lowest form you must____ The numer…

How to calculate fluid maintenance.

How to calculate fluid deficit.How to c…

How to calculate Tidal volume.

How to calculate intra-op fluids.

50mL/kg/day = ______mL per day

Calculate maintenance:... 50mL/kg/day = ______mL per day... Calcula…

10mL/kg

10mL/kg/hr

How to calculate fluid maintenance.

50mL/kg/day = ______mL per day

How to calculate fluid deficit.How to c…

Calculate maintenance:... 50mL/kg/day = ______mL per day... Calcula…

Just fluids

I V push

I.V. Push

I V infusion

Dose (volume) x Drop Set... ------------------------------ = drop…

Dose x volume... ----------------- = ml... Drug on hand

Dose x volume x kg... ---------------------- = ml... drug on hand

Dose x volume x drop set... ----------------------------- drops p…

Just fluids

Dose (volume) x Drop Set... ------------------------------ = drop…

I V push

Dose x volume... ----------------- = ml... Drug on hand

Auxiliary label

Diluent

Dosage (dose) strength

Generic name

Label added to prescription to provide supplementary instructi…

Agent that dilutes a substance in pharmacology liquid added to…

Weight of medication in a dose

Official nonproprietary name approved for a drug by the U.S. F…

Auxiliary label

Label added to prescription to provide supplementary instructi…

Diluent

Agent that dilutes a substance in pharmacology liquid added to…

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"