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Dosages 11.23

23. Order: Robinul 0.002 mg/lb IM STAT. Avail: A 20 ml vial labeled Robinul 0.2 mg/mL. The patient weighs 55 Kg. How many minims should you give?

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Dosages 11.21

21. Order: Emete-Con 30 mg IM q3-4h PRN nausea and vomiting. Avail: Emete-Con 50 mg vial. Add 2.2 mL of diluent to yield 25 mg/mL. How many mL should you give at each…

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Dosages 11.6

6. Physician ordered gr. 1/100 of Scopolamine. Label reads 0.3 mg/0.5 mL. How many mLs would you prepare?

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Dosages 8.18

18. Drug "a" 1 g in 250 mL D5 1/2 NS is infusing at 14 mL/hr intravenously. Safe dose is 12.5 mcg/kg/min Patient weight is 165 lb. Is the IV dosage safe?

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Dosages 8.6

6. Order: Isuprel 4 mg IV per 500 mL D5W at 6 mcg per minute. Set the infusion pump rate at _____ mL/hr

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Dosages 7.16

16. Give Drug "XYZ" 1 mg IVP over 10 min The literature specifies a minimum of 5 minutes for administration. Supply: 250 mcg/mL Give _____ mL Give _____ mL/min

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Dosages 7.15

15. Order Lanoxin 0.25 mg IV q AM Supply: Lanoxin 500 mcg/2 mL Give _____ mL To administer this dose over 5 minutes, give _____ ml/min

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Dosages 7.4

4. Order: Droperidol 0.625 mg IV q6h for postoperative nausea Supply: Droperidol 5 mg/2mL Give _____mL Droperidol Drug handbook states: "may be given undiluted at a rate of 10 mg over…

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Dosages 7.2

2. Order: Digoxin 0.25 mg IV qd. Supply: Digoxin 500 mcg in 2 mL Give _____ mL Digoxin Drug handbook states: "may be administered diluted in 4 mL sterile water. Administer each…

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Dosages 6.15

15. Order: Cefadyl 5 mg qid IM for a child weighing 44 lb. The PDR recommends 1 - 3 mg/kg/day. Is the ordered dose safe?

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Dosages q4.3R

3. Order: Ancef 225 mg IM q6hStock: on the shelf there are three vial sizes of powder: 250 mg, 500 mg, and 1gRECONSTITUTION Preparation of Parenteral SolutionFor IM injection, IV direct (bolus)…

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Dosages q4.2R

2. Order: Ticar 500 mg IM stat and q8hLabel reads:Ticarticarcillin disodiumFor IV or IM use. Add 12 mL Sterile Water for Injection, U.S.P. or 1% Lidocaine HCl solution (without epinephrine). Each…

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Dosages q4.19

19. Order: Vitamin B 12 1 mg IM monthly for pernicious anemia Supply: Vitamin B 12 1000 mcg per mL Give ________ mL

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Dosages q3.11

11. Order: Synthroid 0.075 mg po q am. Label reads: Synthroid (Levothyroxine Sodium Tablets, USP)25 mcg (0.025 mg)1000 TABLETS Give _____ tab(s)

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