1. Prednisone 10 mg/kg/day is ordered for a child weighing 25lbs. Prednisone is available in 5 mg/5ml.
a. How many mg per dose will the child receive?
b. How many mg per day will the child receive?
c. How many ml per dose will the child receive?
2 Order: Ferrous sulfate 9 mg po tid. child weighs 13lbs. The safe dosage is 3-6 mg/kg/24hrs
a. what is the safe 24 hours range?
b is the ordered dose safe for a 24 hr period
3. Order Cefaclor 180 mg po q 8hr. child weighs 10lbs. The safe dose is 15 mg/kg dose.
a what is the safe dose for this child
b is the ordered dose safe
c if the medication is supplied 125mg/5ml, how many ml will you administer