pharmacology 2

  1. TDD
    total daily dose
  2. ID
    individual dose
  3. liter
    volume
  4. gram
    weight
  5. meter
    lenght
  6. solute
    solid form- pure drug
  7. solvent/diluted
    liquid
  8. solutin
    end product of solute+ solution
  9. 60 gtt
    tsp
  10. 180 gtt
    tbs
  11. gtt
    drops
  12. metric system left to right
    • kilo
    • hecto
    • deca
    • meter liter gram
    • deci 10
    • centi 100
    • milli 1000
  13. BID
    divide 2
  14. TID
    divide 3
  15. QID
    divide 4
  16. Q4
    divide 6
  17. Q6
    divide 4
  18. Q8
    divide 3
  19. Q12
    divide 2
  20. 1 year old child weights 22lbs dose required is 40mg/kg/day divided BID available is 400mg/5ml

    STEP#1-Divide lbs by 2.2
    EXAMPLE: 22lb/2.2= 10kg
    STEP#2-Determine TDD by multiplying kg * amount ordered
    EXAMPLE: 10kg*40mg= 400mg (TDD)
    STEP#3-Determine ID divide TDD by how often to be given
    EXAMPLE: 400/2=200mg (ID)
    STEP#4- Available over Ordered
    EXAMPLE: 400=5
                         200=X
    STEP#5- cross muilitply
    EXAMPLE:200*5=1000 400X=1000 X=1000/400=2.5 ml
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pharmacology 2
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pharmacology 2
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