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9 lb=4.1 kg
4.1 x3=12.3 mg/day 4.1x5=20.5 mg/day
12 hrs x2 =24 hrs per day
10 mg every 12 hrs is considered a safe dose. It is within the recommended range of 12.3-20.5 mg per day
20 mg/5mL = 10 mg/x mL
2.5 mL (answer)
You will give 10mg/2.5mL every 12 hrs or per dose
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