202 Math Assignment 3 Name: ________________________________________
Complete the following advanced IV calculations. The problems and drug orders are presented for practiceonly, and actual prescribed dosages will vary according to a patient’s age, condition, reaction, additionalmedications, and other factors.
1. Order: 500 mL D5W with heparin 5000 units IV to infuse at 1000 Units/h.The drop factor is 10 gtt/mL.Calculate the flow rate. Flow rate: __________ gtt/min2. Order: 1000 mL D5W with heparin 20,000 units IV is to infuse at a rate of 750 Units/h.The drop factor is 12 gtt/mLCalculate the flow rate. Flow rate: __________ gtt/min3. Order: 0.45% NS 500 mL IV with heparin 10,000 units to infuse at 500 Units/h. The drop factor is 20 gtt/min.Calculate the flow rate. Flow rate: __________ gtt/min4. Order: 1 L D5 NS with KCL 20 mEq to infuse at a rate of 1 mEq/h.The drop factor is 20 gtt/mL.Calculate the flow rate. Flow rate: __________ gtt/min5. Order: Lidocaine 2 g IV in 1000 mL D5W to infuse at a rate of 3 mg/min by infusion pump. Calculate theflow rate. Flow rate: ___________ mL/hr 6. Order: Nitroglycerin 100 mg IV in 500 mL D5W to infuse at a rate of 30 mcg/min.Calculate the flow rate. Flow rate: ___________ mL/hr A patient’s IV order for lidocaine states that he should receive an IV bolus of 100 mg over 2 minutes using asupply of 2% lidocaine.7. What is the supply dosage of the lidocaine in mg/mL? __________ mg/mL8. How many milliliters will you administer for this order using the available supply? __________ mL