Volume of the dose

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The pharmacy provided 15 mL of a solution containing a total of 1.29 g of drug content. If the patient receives 430 mg per dose, then calculate its volume.

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lb equals 5 mL kg

    The volume of the total content is 15 mL, which contains 1.29 g of the drug, or 1290 mg of the drug.
    Volume of each dose to be determined.
    Therefore, we can write:
    `(15\quad mL)/(1290\quad mg) = x/(430\quad mg) therefore x = 5\quad mL` Ans.