IV/Drug Calculations

Prepared by: Hayden S. Ganta, RN Nurse Educator

2) lb  kg (x by 2.Conversions Mass mcg  mg  g  kg ( / by 1000) Mcg  mg  g  kg (x by 1000) lb  kg (/ by 2.2) .

Volume mcl  ml  L  kL ( / by 1000) Mcl  ml  L  kL (x by 1000) Time min  hour (/ by 60) Min  hour (x by 60) .

2 = 20 kgs .Examples: Convert 5000 mcg to mg mcg  mg  g  kg ( / by 1000) 5.2) 44 lbs / 2.000 mcg / 1000 = 5mg Convert 44 lbs to kg lb  kg (/ by 2.

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