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Dimensional analysis is one of the most commonly used techniques, it is easy to comprehend making it easier to work out mathematical problems for drug calculations.

- 1. Heparin
- 12/units/kg/hr

- 2. Vasopressors
- Levophed 1mcg/kg/min
- Dopamine 10mcg/kg/min

- 3. Amiodarone
- 1mg/min then 0.5mg/min

- 4. Antibiotics
- Zosyn 3.375 g IV in 50 mL of NS over 30 minutes Q 8 Hours
- Ancef 500mg IV in 100 mL of NS over 30 minutes

- 5. Normal Saline
- 1 Liter of NS over 8 hours
- 1/2 NS in 500mL over 4 hours

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Log inThe Pharmacology Course is a one-stop-shop for all things medication related! We’ll talk you through how to be successful in pharmacology and how to be safe when administering meds. We break down the most common and most important medication classes into easy-to-understand sections. We even walk you through how to conquer the often intimidating med math and drug calculations! When you finish this course you’ll be able to confidently and safely administer medications to your patients!