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  1. 0 Am I doing this right?

    Order: grain 1/100 for injection from a solution of grain 1/150 per mL. How much should be administered?

    (1/100)/(1/150) x 1mL= 1.5mL

    Order: Morphine grain 1/6 IM for pain. Available: Morphine grain 1/4 per mL. How many mL to administer?

    (1/6 gr)/(1/4 gr) x 1mL= 0.66666667 = 0.67mL
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  3. Visit  GaterHater profile page
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    Also, how often do you get an order in grains either in a hospital or clinical/office setting?
  4. Visit  ckh23 profile page
    #2 0
    Quote from GaterHater
    Also, how often do you get an order in grains either in a hospital or clinical/office setting?
    I have never seen an order for grains.
  5. Visit  dah doh profile page
    #3 0
    Yes. Yes. It's pretty rare. One of our older doctors will order Tylenol and Codeine in grains.
  6. Visit  Band profile page
    #4 0
    Those are the answers I got

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