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Cefaclor is a cephalosporin antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections. A physician has ordered: Cefaclor 450mg tid. The drug is available as a 7.5% suspension. What volume should be given for each dose?A. 15mLB. 12mLC. 8mLD. 6mL how do you do these?reply (by Keith) It's just a conversion: 7.5g --------- - - = 7.5% (what your suspension is) 100mLSo,7500mg - - - - - 450mg (What you need per dose)--------- - - = --------100mL - - - - - - - XSolve for X
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