Mathematics

  A physician orders Pollycillin-N 750 milligrams (mg) IM for a severe
infection. The dosage available contains 1,000 milligrams (mg) per 5
milliliter (mL).  How many mL should be injected?


Answers

shaun1

4 years ago Comment

[latex] \frac{1000}{5} = \frac{750}{x} [/latex]

[latex]1000*x=5*750[/latex]

[latex]1000x=3750[/latex]

[latex]x= \frac{3750}{1000} [/latex]

[latex]x=3.75[/latex]

[latex]3.75mL[/latex]