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Calculating iv titration in ml hr

Calculating IV Titration in ml/hr

ProCalc Nsg 232


Example 1

Example 1

ProCalc Nsg 232


Calculating iv titration in ml hr1

Calculating IV Titration in ml/hr

  • Example 1 To lower BP, nitroprusside in dextrose 5% in water is to be titrated 15-200 mcg per minute. The IV solution was prepared by adding 50 mg of nitroprusside to dextrose 5% in water. The final solution contains a total volume of 250 ml. You should infuse the IV solution at a rate of ___ to ___ ml per hour.

  • To find the ml/hour:

    • Step 1 – Write down dosage rate

    • Step 2 – Write down IV concentration

    • Step 3 – Convert if needed

    • Step 4 – Reduce the units

    • Step 5 –Perform the math


Calculating iv titration in ml hr2

Calculating IV Titration in ml/hr

  • Example 1 To lower BP, nitroprusside in dextrose 5% in water is to be titrated 15-200 mcg per minute. The IV solution was prepared by adding 50 mg of nitroprusside to dextrose 5% in water. The final solution contains a total volume of 250 ml. You should infuse the IV solution at a rate of ___ to ___ ml per hour.

  • To find the ml/hour:

    • Step 1 – Write down dosage rate

    • Step 2 – Write down IV concentration

    • Step 3 – Convert if needed

    • Step 4 – Reduce the units

    • Step 5 –Perform the math

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Step 5

15 mcg

1 min

250 ml

50 mg

1 mg

1000 mcg

60 min

1 hr

15 x 250 x 1 x 60 ml

225,000 ml

x

x

x

=

=

1 x 50 x 1000 x 1 hr

50,000 hr

4.5 ml

hr

Rounded to the nearest whole number. 5 ml/hour.

=

Step 4


Calculating iv titration in ml hr3

Calculating IV Titration in ml/hr

  • Example 1 To lower BP, nitroprusside in dextrose 5% in water is to be titrated 15-200 mcg per minute. The IV solution was prepared by adding 50 mg of nitroprusside to dextrose 5% in water. The final solution contains a total volume of 250 ml. You should infuse the IV solution at a rate of ___ to ___ ml per hour.

  • To find the ml/hour:

    • Step 1 – Write down dosage rate

    • Step 2 – Write down IV concentration

    • Step 3 – Convert if needed

    • Step 4 – Reduce the units

    • Step 5 –Perform the math

To find the highest rate that may be administered:

Repeat the calculation Using the high dosage in Step 1.

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Step 5

15 mcg

1 min

250 ml

50 mg

1 mg

1000 mcg

60 min

1 hr

15 x 250 x 1 x 60 ml

225,000 ml

200 mcg

1 min

x

x

x

=

=

1 x 50 x 1000 x 1 hr

50,000 hr

4.5 ml

hr

Rounded to the nearest whole number. 5 ml/hour.

=

Step 4


Calculating iv titration in ml hr4

Calculating IV Titration in ml/hr

  • Example 1 To lower BP, nitroprusside in dextrose 5% in water is to be titrated 15-200 mcg per minute. The IV solution was prepared by adding 50 mg of nitroprusside to dextrose 5% in water. The final solution contains a total volume of 250 ml. You should infuse the IV solution at a rate of ___ to ___ ml per hour.

  • To find the ml/hour:

    • Step 1 – Write down dosage rate

    • Step 2 – Write down IV concentration

    • Step 3 – Convert if needed

    • Step 4 – Reduce the units

    • Step 5 –Perform the math

To find the highest rate that may be administered:

Repeat the calculation Using the high dosage in Step 1.

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Step 5

200 mcg

1 min

250 ml

50 mg

1 mg

1000 mcg

60 min

1 hr

200 x 250 x 1 x 60 ml

3,000,000 ml

x

x

x

=

=

1 x 50 x 1000 x 1 hr

50,000 hr

60 ml

hr

=

Step 4


Example 2

Example 2

ProCalc Nsg 232


Calculating iv titration in ml hr5

Calculating IV Titration in ml/hr

  • Example 2 Levophed in dextrose 5% in water is to be titrated 2– 4 mcg per minute to maintain BP. The IV solution was prepared by adding 4 mg of Levophed. The final solution has a total volume of 1000 ml. You should infuse the IV solution at a rate of ___ to ___ ml per hour.

  • To find the ml/hour:

    • Step 1 – Write down dosage rate

    • Step 2 – Write down IV concentration

    • Step 3 – Convert if needed

    • Step 4 – Reduce the units

    • Step 5 –Perform the math

To find the highest rate that may be administered:

Repeat the calculation Using the high dosage in Step 1.

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Step 5

2 mcg

1 min

1000 ml

4 mg

1 mg

1000 mcg

60 min

1 hr

2 x 1000 x 1 x 60 ml

120,000 ml

x

x

x

=

=

1 x 4 x 1000 x 1 hr

4,000 hr

30 ml

hr

=

Step 4


Calculating iv titration in ml hr6

Calculating IV Titration in ml/hr

  • Example 2 Levophed in dextrose 5% in water is to be titrated 2– 4 mcg per minute to maintain BP. The IV solution was prepared by adding 4 mg of Levophed. The final solution has a total volume of 1000 ml. You should infuse the IV solution at a rate of ___ to ___ ml per hour.

  • To find the ml/hour:

    • Step 1 – Write down dosage rate

    • Step 2 – Write down IV concentration

    • Step 3 – Convert if needed

    • Step 4 – Reduce the units

    • Step 5 –Perform the math

To find the highest rate that may be administered:

Repeat the calculation Using the high dosage in Step 1.

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Step 5

2 mcg

1 min

1000 ml

4 mg

1 mg

1000 mcg

60 min

1 hr

2 x 1000 x 1 x 60 ml

120,000 ml

4 mcg

1 min

x

x

x

=

=

1 x 4 x 1000 x 1 hr

4,000 hr

30 ml

hr

=

Step 4


Calculating iv titration in ml hr7

Calculating IV Titration in ml/hr

  • Example 2 Levophed in dextrose 5% in water is to be titrated 2– 4 mcg per minute to maintain BP. The IV solution was prepared by adding 4 mg of Levophed. The final solution has a total volume of 1000 ml. You should infuse the IV solution at a rate of ___ to ___ ml per hour.

  • To find the ml/hour:

    • Step 1 – Write down dosage rate

    • Step 2 – Write down IV concentration

    • Step 3 – Convert if needed

    • Step 4 – Reduce the units

    • Step 5 –Perform the math

To find the highest rate that may be administered:

Repeat the calculation Using the high dosage in Step 1.

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Step 5

1000 ml

4 mg

1 mg

1000 mcg

60 min

1 hr

4 x 1000 x 1 x 60 ml

240,000 ml

4 mcg

1 min

x

x

x

=

=

1 x 4 x 1000 x 1 hr

4,000 hr

60 ml

hr

=

Step 4


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