A 30-year-old female asked:
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if a dosage is 1mg/kg and i have a 7kg patient how can i find out how much to give if the ampule says 1mg/ml?

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Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
7mL: 7kg (weight) x 1mg/kg (concentration) = 7mg this is the dose 7mg (dose) / 1mg/ml (concentration) = 7ml this is the volume.
Answered on Dec 6, 2012

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