PTCB Calculations Only Exam

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  • 1. 
    • A. 

      5 ml

    • B. 

      10 ml

    • C. 

      15 ml

    • D. 

      20 ml

  • 2. 
    A compounded prescription calls for 600 gm of white petrolatum. How many 1 lb jars should you obtain so there is enough to prepare this presciption?
    • A. 

      1 jar

    • B. 

      2 jars

    • C. 

      3 jars

    • D. 

      4 jars

  • 3. 
    Tylenol #3 has 30 mg of codeine. How many grains of codeine are in each table of Tylenol #3?
    • A. 

      1/2 grain

    • B. 

      1 grain

    • C. 

      2 grans

    • D. 

      3 grans

  • 4. 
    You are entering a presciption for an albuterol inhaler that delivers 90 mcg per actuation. If each container delivers 200 actuations and each dose is 2 acttuations, how many mg are deliver in each dose
    • A. 

      180 mg

    • B. 

      90 mg

    • C. 

      0.18 mg

    • D. 

      0.09 mg

  • 5. 
    What is the days supply for metronidazole vaginal gel 70 g, Sig 5 g b.i.d?
    • A. 

      3 days

    • B. 

      7 days

    • C. 

      5 days

    • D. 

      10 days

  • 6. 
    The dose of a drug is 250 mcg per kg of body weight. What dose should be given to a child that weights 55 lb?
    • A. 

      6.25 mcg

    • B. 

      12.5 mg

    • C. 

      6.25 mg

    • D. 

      12.5 mcg

  • 7. 
    A physician has ordered 15 ml of Brand X antiacid Suspension to be taken q.i.d. How many days will a 12 oz. bottle last?
    • A. 

      12 days

    • B. 

      10 days

    • C. 

      3 days

    • D. 

      6 days

  • 8. 
    How much sodium Chloride is in 25 ml of normal saline?
    • A. 

      225 g

    • B. 

      225 mcg

    • C. 

      225 mg

    • D. 

      2.25g

  • 9. 
    A patient is to receive 100 mg/kg/day of ampicillin. What is the total daily dose for a patient that weighs 40 lb?
    • A. 

      182 mg

    • B. 

      1.8 g

    • C. 

      18.2 g

    • D. 

      0.182 g

  • 10. 
    An IV is set to deliver 30 drops/min. What is the infusion rate in ml/hr if there are 15 drops/ml?
    • A. 

      30ml/hr

    • B. 

      40 ml/hr

    • C. 

      120 ml/hr

    • D. 

      270ml/hr