# Drug Dosage Calculations NCLEX Quiz 7

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• 1.
The cardiac patient is to receive Cardizem 5 mg IVP. The vial contains 10 mg/2 ml. How many ml will you give?
• A.

10 ml

• B.

5 ml

• C.

2 ml

• D.

1 ml

• 2.
The patient is to take Aspirin gr. X. The bottle contains Aspirin 300 mg tablets. How many tablets should he take?
• A.

0.5 tablet

• B.

1 tablet

• C.

1.5 tablets

• D.

2 tablets

• 3.
Digoxin 125 mcg is ordered IVP every a.m. The vial contains 0.5 mg in 2 ml. How many ml will you give?
• A.

0.2 ml

• B.

0.5 ml

• C.

1.5 ml

• D.

2 ml

• 4.
The pre-op patient is ordered Atropine gr. 1/150 IM. The vial contains Atropine 0.4 mg in 1 ml. How much will you give?
• A.

1 ml

• B.

1.5 ml

• C.

2 ml

• D.

2.5 ml

• 5.
The patient is to receive Heparin 1500 units/hr by IV infusion. The IV contains 25.000 units of Heparin in 250 ml of D5W. At what rate should you set the IV pump (ml/hr)?
• A.

15 ml/hr

• B.

16 ml/hr

• C.

17 ml/hr

• D.

20 ml/hr

• 6.
The IV with Nitroglycerin is infusing at 6 ml/hr. The concentration of the IV is 50 mg in 250 ml of D5W. How many mg/hr is the patient receiving?
• A.

1.2 mg/hr

• B.

5.2 mg/hr

• C.

25 mg/hr

• D.

30 mg/hr

• 7.
The patient is ordered an IV of 1000 ml of Normal Saline over 8 hours.At what rate would you set the IV pump (ml/hr)?
• A.

125 ml/hr

• B.

250 ml/hr

• C.

100 ml/hr

• D.

2 ml/hr

• 8.
How many drops per minute would you set the gravity IV tubing with a drip factor of 15 drops/ml?
• A.

35 gtts/min

• B.

19 gtts/min

• C.

31 gtts/min

• D.

15 gtts/min

• 9.
If the current IV bag was started at 1:00. what time would you hang the next bag?
• A.

05:00

• B.

07:00

• C.

09:00

• D.

11:00

• 10.
The patient with an infection is to receive an IVPB of Ampicillin 500 mg in 50 ml over 30 minutes. At what rate would you set the pump?
• A.

300 ml/hr

• B.

200 ml/hr

• C.

100 ml/hr

• D.

50 ml/hr

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