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Convert the following units by using the ratio-proportion method. 418 mg = _____ g
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Army Pharmacy Technician - The Army Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) that covers a Pharmacy Technician is 68Q or Pharmacy Specialist.
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1) If the dose of a medication is 30mg/kg/day in four divided doses; what is each dose for a 205 pound patient. ( use 2.2lb/kg and note there are 4 doses
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You need to make 1 liter of a 50% Dextrose solution. The only Dextrose in stock is Dextrose 70%. How much 70% do you need to add to sterile water to
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give 1 tsp PO bid Disp: 240ml What is the daysâ€™ supply of this suspension?
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A manufacturer supplies penicillin in dry powder form that must be dissolved before use. A 20,000,000 unit vial of penicillin can be reconstituted with
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I have conflicting information in regards to the DAW Code 0 and students are preparing for The PTCB. Please reiterate for me.
120ML: 10ml every 8 hours how many days supply is that?
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3/4 of a tablet every 6 hours with #35 quantity is how many days worth?
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This page discusses how to calculate Days Supply for Pharmacy Technicians. You divide the maximum amount of medication used daily by the total amount of medication.
I'm working with Rite Aid in the pharmacy and they couldn't tell me what DPC stands for in their Nexgen program, also I need to know what RACKS means.
How do u calculate day supply for coumadin rx example coumadin 5mg take 1 po qd except mon. & fri. take 1/2 tab. #30
A liter of 1/3 NS is to be prepared from 23.4% concentrated sodium chloride solution and sterile water for injection. How many mL of each are to be used?
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I have 983mg in a 250 ml bag I need 783mg how much volume do I remove?
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How much of a 1:1000 stock is needed to make 360 ml of a 1:2400 solution?
I am a math idiot and I'm sure this is probably an easy question but here it is. What is the percent strength of a solution that is made by adding 200mL
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You need 50 mL of 5% dextrose for a patient. You have 70% dextrose 1000 mL on hand. How much concentrate will you need? How much diluent?
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You have been asked to prepare 20 mL of a drug dilution of 50 mg/mL from a stock solution of 2 g/5 mL. How many milliliters of diluent will be needed?
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You receive an order for 380 ml of 0.5% dextrose solution. You have 1500 L of 5% dextrose solution, how much of the 5% solution and sterile water will
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A suspension contains 2400 mg of active drug in 1000 ml. What is the percentage of drug in the final product?
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Asha's dog, Blue, will only eat food that contains 3:1 Kibbles to bits. If the ARF brand contains 2:1 and the RUFF brand contains 4:1, how many grams of
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How many 500mg metronidazole tablets will be needed to compound the following prescription for a patient: metronidazole 3%, suspending agent 30%, simple
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The usual dose of Digoxin for rapid digitalization is a total of 1.0 mg divided into 2 or more doses at intervals of 6 to 8 hours. How many milliliters
Medication: Nitroprusside 50mg in 250mL D5W Dose: 5mcg/kg/min Patient weight: 143lb A: How many milliliters per hour? B: How many milligrams per
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A 60 yr old woman has hypertension. Her weight is 165 lbs and her doctor prescribed Nipride 3mcg/kg/min IV. Nipride 50 mg is added to a 250 ml solution
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A doctor writes a prescription for 20mg of tobramycin antibotic saline solution. The soulution is to be injected intravenously one time a day; on hand
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keflex 250mg per 5ml 1/2 tsp qid x 10 days
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The physician orders Ferrous Sulfate 500 mg po qd x 30 days. You have on the shelf Ferrous Sulfate 220 mg/5 ml, 473ml. How many mls are required for one
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Rx is for coal tar 5% ointment- 120 grams. You have coal tar 10% ointment and coal tar 2 % ointment. How many grams of each will you use?
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(ordered) D5W at 30 mL/hr for continuous infusion with medication x 60 mg q6h to be infused over 20 minutes by volume control set on hand: Medication
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Why doses Medicaid require dispense as written on the prescription for a generic medication? I sent a patient out with a prescription for a generic medication.
If someone is a Certified Pharmacy Technician in the United States, can they be certified to work in Canada?
A hypertonic 3% sodium chloride solution in 100 mL of 0.9% normal saline is required. How many mL of sodium chloride 23.4 % is required to be added?
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The prescription is for 500mg tabs of a medication, po qid for 10 days. The patient has throat cancer and cannot swallow, and requests a liquid dosage
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I have a 2.85 kg bird needing a concentration of 1mg/0.1mL of antibiotic. The antibiotic comes in 100 mg tablets. How many mLs of compounding fluid should
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You have received a prescription for diphenhydramine 12.5 mg/5 ml, dispense 240 ml. The patient is to take 50 mg po tid. What is the day's supply for this
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Motrin elixir 160mg/5ml Sig:320mg PRN Dispense 4oz How many ml will the patient take in one day
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