Easiest drug calculation method? - page 2

I'm preparing for my first drug calculation test and am hoping for some input on what others think is the easiest drug calc method/formula. I have always, always, always struggled in math.....so the... Read More

  1. by   shrimpchips
    this formula:

    d
    ---- x q
    h

    where d = dose or desired dose (what is ordered), h = what you have on hand and q = quantity which really i only use when calculating problems such as mg/ml, how many ml would you give?
  2. by   shrimpchips
    Quote from Athenas83
    Definitely the formula method for me. I recommend the book "Calculate With Confidence" It tells you how to do every method in there.
    That is an awesome book! Definitely check it out if you can!

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