Correct Dosage for Protamine Sulfate while on Heparin?

by E.G
(San francisco , Ca)

1. Mr. Bob. receives Pravachol 40 mg po daily to lower his cholesterol level. How many doses would be dispensed for a 90 day supply?


2. The intern sent the following orders down:

Mr. Bob, 50 mg protamine sulfate STAT. You check Mr. Bob chart, and he received 3,000 units of heparin. What would be the correct dosage for the protamine sulfate?

3. Mr. Jones brings the following prescription. Is this a good combination? why or why not?

Mevacor 20mg. with evening meal #30
Questran 4 g bid # 60

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