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The physician ordered the pitocin infusion to run at 6mu/min. The pharmacy sent up 10 units of pitocin in 500mL of D5LR.



A. 18mL/HR
B. 19mL/HR
C. 20mL/HR
D. 21mL/HR

This question is part of Drug Dosage Calculation Test I- (Practice Mode) by RNpedia.com
Asked by RN pedia, Last updated: Sep 27, 2020

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John Adney

John Adney

John Adney
John Adney

Answered Aug 31, 2017

6u/min x 60min/1hr = 360mu/hrx1hr/1000mu x500ml/10u=180ml/10hr=18ml/hr

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John Smith

John Smith

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John Smith

Answered Jul 16, 2017

18mL/hr
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