## An infant acetaminophen suspension contains 80 mg/0.80 mL suspension. The recommended dose is 15 mg/kg body weight. How many millili

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An infant acetaminophen suspension contains 80 mg/0.80 mL suspension. The recommended dose is 15 mg/kg body weight.

How many milliliters of this suspension should be given to an infant weighing 13 lb.

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Answer:0.8853 mL

Explanation:First we

convert 13 lb to kg, keeping in mind that1 lb = 0.454 kg:Then we

calculate how many mg of acetaminophen should be given, using therecommended dose and infant mass:Finally we

calculate the required mL of suspension, using itsconcentration: