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**Drug dose calculation homework 1**

Dr . Maha khalid EMS 353

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**How many mls contains 1g magnesium sulphate?**

The prescribed dose is 1g magnesium sulphate.Magnesium sulphate 50% injection is available. 50% = 50g in 100ml. How many mls contains 1g magnesium sulphate?

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**Thiopentone2. 5% infusion is prescribed**

Thiopentone2.5% infusion is prescribed. What volume is required to administer a dose of 100mg?

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**300mg aminophylline injection is prescribed**

300mg aminophylline injection is prescribed. 250mg in 10ml ampoules are available. The volume of injection required is ?

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1000ml sodium chloride 0.9% infusion over 8 hours using a solution set is prescribed. 8hr = 8 x 60min.The drip rate needs to be set at ? Drip set = 20 drops / ml

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**100ml glucose 5% infusion over 6 hours using a burette set is prescribed. 6hr = 6 x 60min.**

The rate per minute should be set at ? Drip set = 20 drops / ml

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**Diamorphine 30mg in 60ml 0.9% sodium chloride over 24 hours using a syringe pump is prescribed.**

To be given at 1.25mg per hour. How many ml per hour should be given?

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**Insulin 50 international units in 50ml 0**

Insulin 50 international units in 50ml 0.9% sodium chloride is prescribed for administration from a syringe pump, starting at 4 international units per hour. How many ml per hour should be given?

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**Frusemide 70mg IVI is charted. Stock dose is 20mg/ml**

Frusemide 70mg IVI is charted. Stock dose is 20mg/ml. How many ml would you give?

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**A 1L bag is to be infused over 6 hours**

A 1L bag is to be infused over 6 hours. Calculate how many mls per hour the patient will receive

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**How many ml/hr would a patient receive if they were to have 500ml of fluid infused over 6 hours?**

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**Your patient is prescribed a 1000ml infusion of Sodium Chloride 0**

Your patient is prescribed a 1000ml infusion of Sodium Chloride 0.9% to be given over 6 hours. Using 60 gtt / ml giving set, calculate the drops per minutes he will receive.

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Your patient weighs 200 lb and the order is to infuse 250 mg dobutamine in 500 ml NS at 10 mcg/kg/min. How many milligrams of dobutamine will infuse per hour?

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Your patient weighs 200 lb and the order is to infuse dobutamine at 10 mcg/kg/min. How many milligrams of dobutamine will infuse per hour?

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**Your client is ordered 1 mg/hr morphine through the volumetric pump**

Your client is ordered 1 mg/hr morphine through the volumetric pump. You have made up an intravenous bag containing 50 mg morphine in 500 mL normal saline. How many mL/hr will you dial up on the volumetric pump?

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Dopamine Information Drug order – 7 mcg/kg/min Concentration on hand mg (it may come in a premixed IV bag or in 200 mg vials) We know this has to be converted to mcg because that’s the drug order, right? Drip Set - 60 gtts/ml Time - We already know it’s per minute Patient’s Weight lbs. IV Bag ml Normal Saline

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Lidocaine Drug ordered: 2 mg/min IVPB Drug on hand: 2 Grams Lidocaine 20% in 5 ml (the 5 ml is irrelevant in our calculations) IV Solution: 500 ml of Normal Saline Drug Concentration in the IV Solution: 4 mg/ml (this is achieved by dividing the amount of IV solution into the drug. But first you must convert grams to milligrams to properly calculate the problem IV Drip Set: 60 drops per milliliter Want to Know: Gtts/min to be administered to the patient

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**A patient with impaired renal function is to receive 2 mcg/kg/min**

A patient with impaired renal function is to receive 2 mcg/kg/min. You have 800 mg of Dopamine and a 500 mL IV bag of Normal Saline, along with a 60 gtt IV tubing set. Your patient weighs 250 Lbs. How many gtts/ minute will you give? Answer gtt /min = 9 gtt /min

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**A patient with bradycardia is to receive 5**

mcg/kg/min. Your premixed Dopamine is 1600 mcg/mL and you have a 60 gtt IV tubing set. Your patient weighs 175 Lbs. How many gtts/ minute will you give? answer 16 gtts/ minute

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**A hypotensive patient is to receive 10**

mcg/kg/min. You have 400 mg of Dopamine and 250 mL Normal Saline, along with a 60 gtt set. Your patient weighs 220 Lbs. How many gtts/ minute will you give? Answer 40 gtts/ minute

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**A patient with multiple PVC’s is to receive**

2 mg/ minute of Lidocaine. You have 1g and a 250 mL bag of Normal Saline,along with a 60 gtt set. How many gtts/ minute will you give? answer 30 gtts/ minute

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**After successful resuscitation of a patient**

in V Tach, you are ordered to start a Lidocaine drip at 3 mg/ min. Your premixed Lidocaine is packaged 2g/500 mL. You also have a 60 gtt set. How many gtts/ min will you give? Answer 45 gtts/ minute

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**A patient is to receive 4 mg/ minute of**

Lidocaine. You have Lidocaine 4g/ 1000 mL, and a 60 gtt IV tubing. How many gtts/min will you give? Answer 60 gtts/ minute

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**Lidocaine is ordered 1 mg/kg to a patient that weighs 150 Lbs**

Lidocaine is ordered 1 mg/kg to a patient that weighs 150 Lbs. It is supplied 100 mg/5 mL. How many mL will you need to give? answer = 3.4 mL

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**Amiodarone is ordered 150 mg IVP over 10 minutes**

Amiodarone is ordered 150 mg IVP over 10 minutes. It is supplied 200 mg/ 10 mL. How many mL will you need to give? Answer 7.5 mL

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