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If 1 ml of eye drops contain 40 mg pilocarpine, how many drops (approximately) would contain 5 mg?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine

In brief: 2.5 drops

Usually there are 20 drops in 1 ml.
Therefore 2.5 drops contain 5 mg. Of pilocarpine.

In brief: 2.5 drops

Usually there are 20 drops in 1 ml.
Therefore 2.5 drops contain 5 mg. Of pilocarpine.
Dr. Donald Colantino
Dr. Donald Colantino
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Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
Ophthalmology

In brief: 2 drops

15 to 20 drops to make 1 ml--depends on the maker of the drop bottle.
So approximately 2 drops.

In brief: 2 drops

15 to 20 drops to make 1 ml--depends on the maker of the drop bottle.
So approximately 2 drops.
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
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