Asked Jun 5, 2019

the adult dosage of elixophyllin is 6 mg/kg. calculate the dose in milligrams for a 150lb person


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Step 1

The relation between lb and kg is shown as follows:

1lb = 0.4536 kg

The conversion factor used to convert lb into kg is shown by the expression as shown in equation (1).

Multiply the conversion factor with 150 lb to calculate the mass of person in kg as shown in equation (2).

Step 2

For 1 kg body mass, the dose of elixophyllin is 6 mg. Thus, for 68.04 ...


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