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Posted by **melissa** on Saturday, March 1, 2008 at 7:50pm.

A) If the child weighs 66 pounds what will the dose be at 5mg/kg/dose?

B) If the medication is given qid x 10 days, will the 150ml bottle be enough?

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**No name**, Saturday, March 1, 2008 at 9:13pmas the child is 66lb = 29.3kg

a) 5mg ----> 1 kg

?mg ----> 29.3kg

therefore 29.3 x 5 = 146.5mg dose

b) we have 250mg/5ml

then 150ml bottle will give 7500mg/150ml

each day is 146.5mg, 10days will be 1465mg. so i think we have enough.

:)

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**melissa**, Sunday, March 2, 2008 at 11:01pmthanks!

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