The questions in this exercise refer to the prescription below.
(a) How many milligrams of
aspirin are contained in each
(b) How many grams of aspirin
are contained in the total
(c) How many days will the
prescription last if taken as
8. Pyrantel pamoate (Antiminth) is given as treatment for roundworms in a
single dose of 1 ml for 10 pounds of body weight. What would be the dose in milliliters
for a 44-lb child?
9. Meperidine hydrochloride (Demerol) injection contains 50 milligrams of
meperidine HCl per each milliliter of injection. How many milliliters must be administered
to give a patient 80 milligrams of the drug?