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### Recomended dose by body weight

6. Patient-based Dose 6.2) Body Weight 6.2.1) Body weight General

6.2.1.1) Drug dose based on body weight Easy 1

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A pharmacist compounds a suspension from an experimental drug capsules to contain 3 mg of drug per milliliter. Using Table shown, calculate the single dose in milliliters for a pediatric patient weighing 33.4 lb.

Body Weight Recomended dose x
5 days
15kg or less 200 mg twice daily
15.1to 23 kg 300 mg twice daily
23.1to 40 kg 400 mg twice daily
40.1 kg or more 500 mg twice daily

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lb equals 100.00 ml kg

• Here patient's weight
 = 33.4 \quad lb × (0.454 \quad kg)/(1 \quad lb) = 15.1636 \quad kg
• Body Weight Recomended dose x
5 days
15kg or less 200 mg twice daily
15.1to 23 kg 300 mg twice daily
23.1to 40 kg 400 mg twice daily
40.1 kg or more 500 mg twice daily
• From Table, the dose for the pediatric patient is 300 mg.
Therefore,
300 \quad mg × (1\quad ml)/(3 \quad mg) = 100.00 \quad ml Ans.

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