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An IV infusion order is written for 0.3 L of D5W/0.45% NS to run over 12 hours. The drp factor on th IV is set to 12 gtt/mL. What is the flow rate in drops per minute? Hint make sure your equation includes conversion factors for volume and timeso that the answer is in gtt/min.______________________

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    Believe its 300 x 12/12 x 60 = x

    Solve for x you should get 3.
    Dont count on my answer 100% i haven't done this in awhile.

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