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by waqasx waqasx (New) New

the patinet reciving dopamnie at a rate of 25mg . the weight of the patient is 65 kg. what will be the concentration of dopamnie(200)mg in 100ml. find the drops/mint . the patine is reciving by using burretol set. ????

NRSKarenRN, BSN, RN

Specializes in Vents, Telemetry, Home Care, Home infusion. Has 44 years experience.

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loveofrn, BSN, RN

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Esme12, ASN, BSN, RN

Specializes in Critical Care, ED, Cath lab, CTPAC,Trauma. Has 41 years experience.

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Esme12, ASN, BSN, RN

Specializes in Critical Care, ED, Cath lab, CTPAC,Trauma. Has 41 years experience.

Yup...receiving Dopamine at 25mg? Uhm...no. That would be 25,000mcg IV...again ....no. Per what? Per kg? Per min? mcg/kg/min?

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Yup...receiving Dopamine at 25mg? Uhm...no. That would be 25,000mcg IV...again ....no. Per what? Per kg? Per min? mcg/kg/min?
Oh, it wasn't just "slam 25 mg of Dopamine IVP?" Now I'm not so interested.