Nursing homework help.

- A client’s intake was the following:

3/4 cup of coffee (cup = 8 oz)

1 can of ginger ale (1 can = 12 oz)

1/2 glass of cranberry juice (glass = 6 oz)

How many milliliters will you record on the intake and output (I&O) sheet? ____________________ mL

- Calculate the following dosage.

*Order:* Zantac 300 mg p.o daily at bedtime.

*Available:150 mg tablets* how much will you administer?

Dosage: ____________________

- Calculate the following dosage.

*Order:* Synthroid 0.15 mg p.o daily.

*Available:* Synthroid tablets labeled 75 mcg.

Dosage: ____________________ tab(s)

- Calculate the following dosage.

*Order:* Diazepam 4 mg via nasogastric tube t.i.d.

*Available:* Diazepam oral solution 5 mg/5 mL

- How many milliliters should the client receive per dosage? ____________________ mL
- How many milligrams will the client receive per day? ____________________ mg/day

- Calculate the following dosage.

*Order:* Diazepam 4 mg via nasogastric tube t.i.d.

*Available:* Diazepam oral solution 5 mg/5 mL

- How many milliliters should the client receive per dosage? ____________________ mL
- How many milligrams will the client receive per day? ____________________ mg/day

- Calculate the following dosage.

*Order:* Norvasc 5 mg p.o daily.

*Available:* 2.5 mg

Dosage: ____________________

- Calculate the following dosage.

*Order:* Pindolol 5 mg p.o bid for 1 week; then increase to 10 mg bid the second week.

*Available:* Pindolol tablets labeled 5 mg

- How many tablets will the client need for the first week? ____________________ tab(s)

- How many tablets will the client need for the second week? ____________________ tab(s)

- Calculate the following dosage.

*Order:* Coreg 6.25 mg p.o bid.

*Available:* Coreg tablets labeled 3.125 mg

- How many tablets should the client receive per dosage? ____________________ tab(s)
- How many milligrams will the client receive per day? ____________________ mg per day

- Calculate the dosage.

*Order: *Lovenox 50 mg subcutaneous bid.

*Available:* Lovenox labeled 60 mg/0.6 mL

How many milliliters will you administer? ____________________ mL

- Calculate the dosage.

*Order:* Furosemide 15 mg IM every day.

*Available:* Furosemide labeled 20 mg/2 mL

How many milliliters will you administer? ____________________ mL

- Calculate the dosage and shade the dosage on the syringe where provided.

*Order:* Pancuronium 1.6 mg IV stat.

*Available:* Pancuronium labeled 2 mg/mL

- How many milliliters will you administer? ____________________ mL
- Shade in the dosage on the syringe.

- Calculate the dosage and shade the dosage on the syringe where provided.

*Order:* Heparin 3500 units subcutaneous q 8h.

*Available:* Heparin labeled 5000 units/mL

How many milliliters will you administer? ____________________ mL

- Calculate the dosage.

*Order:* Heparin 45,000 units IV in 500 mL D5W.

*Available:* Heparin labeled 10,000 units/mL

How many milliliters will you add to the IV? ____________________ mL

- Order is for Augmentin 200 mg.

Available 125mg/5 ml

How many mL will you give? _________________________mL

(Round to the nearest tenth)

- Ordered NS 1000 ml over 12 hours.

Drop factor 15gtt/ml.

What will be the drip rate per minute? __________________

- Ordered Vancomycin 1 GM in 250 ml NS to infuse over one hour.

Drop factor 10gtts/ml. Calculate the drip rate to the nearest whole

number _______________

- Ordered Morphine Sulfate 6 mg IM.

Available 10mg/ml

How much will you administer? ______________________ ml

- Order 450 mg

Available 250mg/15 ml.

How much will you administer? _________________________________

- Ordered Digoxin 0.25 mg

Available 0.5mg/2ml

How much will you administer? ____________________

- Ordered Ampicillin 8 mg.

Available 125mg/25ml

How much will you administer? _______________________

- Ordered Erthromycin 250mg po Q 6 hours

Available 300mg/5ml

How much will you administer? __________________________

- Ordered Gentamycin 500 mg

Available: 250mg/5ml

How much will you administer? __________________________

- Ordered Lactated Ringers 1000ml to infuse over 8 hours

Drop factor 60gtts/ml

What will the drip rate be per minute? _____________________

- Ordered Synthroid 0.05 mg

Available Synthroid 50mcg

What will you administer? ____________________

- Ordered KCL 40meq daily

Available 10meq/tablet

How much will you administer? ________________________

- Ordered Reglan 5 mg IV push

Available: Reglan 10mg/2 ml

How much will you administer? _____________________

- Ordered: Cogentin 1.5mg to be given IM

Available: Cogentin 2mg /2ml

How much will you administer? _________________________

- The physician writes an order for heparin 900units/hr. The label on the I.V. bag reads: Heparin

10,000 units in 500 mL *D5W. *How many mL/hr. will deliver the correct dose?

- Give Regular insulin by continuous I.V. infusion at 20units/hr. The solution is 250 mL NS

with 100 units of Regular insulin. What rate on the infusion pump will deliver the correct dose?

- Give Ceclor 45 mg/kg/day p.o. in 3 divided doses for a patient who weighs 66 pounds. A 75 mL

stock medication is labeled Ceclor 125 mg/mL. How many mL would the nurse administer per

dose?