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The usual dose of M.O.M. is 30 cc. This is equivalent to
2 tablespoonfuls
What volume of Betadine Solution would be needed to prepackage 152 pints?
19 gallons
A solution containing 300 g of solute in 1500 ml of solution, what is the ratio strength of (w/v)?
1.05
A pharmacy technician is preparing heparin 25,000 units in 500 ml of NS. What concentration should appear on the label?
50 units/ml
What is the error percentage rate if 12 errors are detected in the preparation of 400 prescriptions?
3 percent
The pharmacy bases its prices on $4.00 plus AWP of the drug. The prescription reads 1 tab qid X 10 days. The AWP of drug is $49.00 per 100 tabs. What will be the retail price?
$23.60
The directions for the use of a medication are "ii gtts au q4h x5d". The proper interpretation of "au" is
In both ears
The initial dose of aminophylline for a non-smoking adult is 0.7 mg/kg/hr for 12 hours. How many ml of an IV solution containing 400 mg per 100 ml would be required for a 154 lbs male over this 12 hour period?
147 ml
You receive an order to prepare 250 mg of Dobutamine in a 100-ml pump cassette with NS as the diluent. Dobutamine is available as a 12.5-mg/ml solution. How many milliliters of Dobutamine do you need to prepare this prescription?
20 ml
The standard pediatric dose for Cefazolin is 20 mg/kg/day. The order is written for 150 mg TID. The infant weighs 8 lbs. Is this dose
too high
An IV order calls for the addition of 45 mEq of CaCO3 (Calcium Carbonate). You have a 25 ml vial of CaCo3 4.4 mEq/ml. How many ml's of this concentrate do you need to add to this IV?
10.2 ml
How many 100 mg tablets will be needed to make 1/2 liter of 1:250 solution?
20 tablets
How much Amoxil 250 mg/5 ml suspension should be dispensed for a 400 mg dose?
8 ml
Which auxiliary label would you use for this particular sig: ii gtts AU qhr prn:
for the ear
A piggyback has 50 ml of antibiotic infusing at a rate of 30 gtts/min. How long will it take for this solution to be administered if the set is calibrated to deliver 15 gtts/ml?
25 minutes
An IV solution containing 1000 mg of aminophylline in 1000 ml of solution will completely infuse in 24 hours. How many mg of aminophylline is being infused per hour?
42 mg
A prescription reading "Septra viii ounces" indicates that
8 ounces of Septra should be dispensed
What volume of 24% Trichloroacetic acid (TCA) is needed to prepare eight 3 ounce bottles of 10% TCA solution?
300 ml
In this formula, how much Neomycin is needed to fill 60 grams? Aquaphor Ointment 4% Zinc Oxide 20% Neomycin 1%
600 mg
How many hours will a 1000-ml IV solution last if it is infusing at a rate of 125 ml/hr?
8
An order calls for Hytone 1% cream, Lotrimin 1% cream, aa q.s. How many grams of Lotrimin cream would be needed to make a total of 60 g of cream?
30 g
A prescription reads "Benadryl 12.5 mg/5 cc + Nystatin aa, 2 teaspoons, qid". How many ml of Benadryl would be required to make 120 ml?
60 ml
The cost of 500 tablets of ibuprofen 400 mg is $62.28. If your pharmacy marks up the cost by 13% and adds a $2.35 dispensing fee, what would be the retail charge for 120 tablets?
$19.24
How much diluent do you need to add to a 4 gm vial to get a concentration of 250 mg/ml? Disregard the space the powder may occupy.
16 ml
If a third party payer specifies a maximum 1-month supply for a specific drug and the directions for use state "I cap po qid", how many units of the drug may be dispensed?
120 capsules
What should the last digit be of this DEA number? AB431762___
five
A TPN order is to contain 1 mg of folic acid per 1000 cc of TPN. If the stock vial of folic acid contains 5 mg/ml, what volume would be required to prepare 3000 ml of TPN?
0.6 ml
How many 60 mg KMNO4 (Potassium Permanganate) tablets are needed to make the following Solution: KMNO4 1:5000 600 ml.
2 tablets
You receive an order for Kaopectate 30 ml bid prn. How many tablespoonful is one dose equal to?
2 tablespoonfuls
What volume of 24% citric acid is needed to prepare eight 3 ounce bottles of 10% citric acid solution?
300 ml
The risk of a decimal point error is reduced by writing "five milligrams" as
5 mg
Heparin is available in a vial labeled 10,000U/ml. How many ml are required for a 12,500U dose?
1.25 ml
If a medication is available in 100 tablet bottles and the pharmacy typically uses approximately 600 tablets per week, how many bottles should be ordered if it is anticipated that 33% more tablets will be dispensed in the following week?
8 bottles
Rx: Cefixime 100 mg/5 ml. Sig: 60 mg po qd x 10 d. What volume of medication would be required for a single daily dose?
3 ml
The doctor wants to give a dose of Amoxicillin 400 mg bid to a 13 year old male. You have Amoxicillin 250 mg/5 ml in 150 ml bottles. What would be the dose in ml?
8 ml
How many mcg of B-12 injection are contained in 0.5 ml of a B-12 1000 mcg/ml injection?
500 mcg
What is the total amount of hydrocortisone found in eight 1-ounce tubes of hydrocortisone cream 2.5%?
6 gms
A Tagamet IV has been ordered to run at 3 drops/min. It contains 1000 mg of Tagamet in a total of 250 ml. How many milligrams of Tagamet will the patient receive per hour if the set is calibrated to deliver 10 gtts/ml?
72 mg/hr
The abbreviation "PCN" means what?
Penicillin
A piggyback has 100 ml of ANCEF infusing at a rate of 30 gtts/min. How long will it take for this solution to be administered if the set is calibrated to deliver 15 gtts/ml?
50 minutes
The initial dose of Theophylline for an adult is 0.8 mg/kg/hr for 12 hours. How many ml of an IV solution containing 800 mg per 100 ml would be required for a 250 lb. male over this 12 hour period?
136 ml
What volume of Donnatal would be dispensed to administer a dose of 1 1/2 oz?
45 ml
How much Ceclor 250 mg/5 ml suspension should be dispensed for a 375 mg dose?
7.5 ml
A patient is taking 100 mg capsules of Phenytoin tid. How many milligrams of Phenytoin would the patient take in 20 days?
6000 mg
How many days will the following prescription last? Prozac 10 mg #120 Sig: 2 po bid
30 days
The cost of 120 grams of Triamcinolone 0.1% cream is $45.00. What would be the cost of 15 grams?
$5.63
A pharmacy fills an order for 28 Septra tablets containing 0.08 g of Trimethoprim each. How much Trimethoprim is dispensed?
2240 mg
Bentyl is ordered to be administered "ac". How will Bentyl be taken?
before meals
What volume of alcohol would be required to package 64 pints of alcohol?
8 gallons
The infusion rate of an I.V. is over 12 hours. The total exact volume is 800 ml. What would be the infusion rate in mls per minute?
1.11 ml/minute
A prescription for Pilocarpine 4% bearing the directions "ii gtt OS bid" should be administered in
the left eye
How many 10 mg Hydrocortisone tablets would be needed to make 60 ml of a 20 mg/ml solution?
120 tablets
If a Kg of Hydrocortisone ointment contains 45 gms of active ingredient, what is the percentage strength of the ointment?
4.5%
If 0.015 g of thyroid extract contains 25 mcg of Thyroxine, how much Thyroxine is contained in 15 mg of thyroid extract?
25 mcg
The directions for use for Prednisone 5 mg tablets reads: Sig: 2 tabs po bid for 3 days, 3 tabs po qd for 2 days, 2 tabs po qd for 2 days, 1 tab po qd for 1 day, then 1/2 tab po qd for 1 day. How many tablets should be dispensed?
24 tablets
The cost of 500 tablets of Trazodone 50 mg is $81.15. If your pharmacy marks up the cost by 10% and adds a $3.50 dispensing fee, what would be the retail charge for 90 tablets?
$19.57
You receive a prescription for Amoxicillin 75 mg QID for ten days. How many ml's of Amoxicillin 250 mg/5 cc do you need?
60 ml of Amoxicillin 250/5 cc
Sixteen ounces are equal to?
One pint
Xalatan should be stored in a temperature not to exceed 46 degrees Fahrenheit. What is this temperature in Centigrade?
7.78 degrees Centigrade
The concentration of an Furosemide is 40 mg/5 ml. What volume would be required for an 8 mg dose?
1.0 ml
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