Dispensing Word Problems, including Weight Based Dosing Question
Weight Based Dosing for Four Divided Doses
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 per day.)
2) If Rx reads: Cefaclor 250mg/5ml, dispense 150 ml, 375 mg bid(twice daily) x10d (days).