Formula for Calculating Infusion Rate

  1. Oh, my goodness I really enjoyed learning the formula for Calculating Infusion Rate!!!!

    I really was getting this and I was getting the answer right last night once I leard the Formula

    Total Volume (ml)x drop factor
    __________________________ =Flow rate in drops/min
    Times in min
    EX:
    1000mlx 15drops=
    ________________ _15,000 =20.8 or 21drops/min
    720 mins 720
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  3. by   VANESSA WILLIAMS
    Remember to time 60mins by how many hours to figure out time in mins this was cool!!!!!!!!!!! to learn this I'm excited.

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Formula for Calculating Infusion Rate