Med Math: Formulas Question #13

Question

Order: Hydrochlorothiazide 0.05 g
Available: hydrochlorothiazide 50 mg

Answers

  1. 2 tables
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  2. 1 ½ tablets
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  3. ½ tablet
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  4. 1 tablet
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Explanation

Correct Response: 0.05 g/50 mg x 1(Q)
First, convert g to mg = 0.05 g = 50 mg ( 0.05 x 1,000mg/g)
Then 50 mg/50 mg x 1 (Q) = 1 tab

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