Tablets and capsules dosage calculations review for nursing students! This review will demonstrate how to solve some tablets and capsules dosage calculations. In order to solve these problems, you must be familiar with the metric table. These are common problems you will see on exams. Don’t forget to access our comprehensive dosage calculation tutorial that […]

## Dosage (Drug) Calculations Nursing Review- COMPREHENSIVE

This is a comprehensive dosage calculation review for nursing students. In this review we will start by working basic metric conversions and then progress to solving more complex dosage calculations. You will learn how to work the following drug calculation problems: Conversions Oral Liquid Medications Capsules and Tablets IV Boluses IV Flow Rates (gtts/min) IV […]

## Dosage Calculations Nursing Comprehensive Quiz

Dosage (drug) calculations nursing comprehensive quiz for students! This drug calculations review contains questions that cover a wide variety of dosage calculations problems you will encounter on exams and on the job. Here are 13 categories you will be tested on with this quiz: Conversions Oral Liquid Medications Capsules and Tablets IV Boluses IV Flow […]

## Body Surface Area Calculations Nursing Review

This review will discuss how to solve nursing dosage and calculations on body surface area! Body surface area is used to help calculate the most accurate medication dosage for a patient. For example, some medications ordered for a pediatric patient may be based on body surface area (BSA) and strong medications, such as chemo agents […]

## Body Surface Area Calculations Nursing Questions

Nursing body surface area (BSA) calculation questions for students! In this quiz, you will be tested on how to solve pediatric body surface area dosage calculations. Body surface area is used to obtain the most accurate medication dosage on a patient based on the square meters of body surface area. BSA is referred to as m² […]

## Tube Feeding Nursing Calculations Review

Tube feeding nursing calculations review for students! This review will demonstrate how to solve tube feeding calculations that require you to solve for dilution based on feeding strength, total volume, and administration time. What is a tube feeding? Just as the name says, it is a way to deliver nutrition to a patient via a […]

## Tube Feeding Calculations Nursing Questions (Dilution, Total Volume, Time)

Tube feeding nursing calculations for students! In this quiz, you will be tested on tube feeding dilution (how much water to add to the tube feeding based on the ordered strength: 1/2, 3/4, 1/4, etc.), calculating the total volume to administered, and how long it will take for the tube feeding to be administered. Don’t […]

## Dopamine IV Drip Calculation Practice Review

Learn how to solve Dopamine IV drip calculations with dimensional analysis. This review will show you step-by-step how to calculate this weight-based medication (mcg/kg/min) and highlight the pharmacological effects of this drug. Lecture on Dopamine IV Calculations What’s Dopamine? It’s a beta adrenergic agonist that acts as a vasopressor that has positive inotropic effects. What […]

## Dopamine IV Drip Calculation Practice mcg/kg/min

Dopamine IV drip practice calculation problems for nurses. These Dopamine drip practice problems were designed to help you better understand how to calculate an IV flow rate based on a patient’s weight, the ordered dose, and the amount of solution supplied. You will be required to solve problems that require you to understand: mcg/kg/min Before taking […]

## Heparin Drip Calculation Problems

Learn how to solve heparin drip calculations. These practice problems for heparin drip calculations will test your ability to calculate: new flow rate (mL/hr) based on a PTT determining the amount of units needed for a bolus units/hr to infuse based on the physician’s order how to convert units/kg/hr to determine the amount of Heparin […]

## Heparin Drip Practice Calculation Problems (Quiz)

Heparin drip practice calculation problems for nurses. These Heparin drip practice problems were designed to help you better understand how to titrate a Heparin drip based on aPTT. You will be required to solve problems that require you to understand: unit/kg/hr, unit/hr, and mL/hr. After you take this quiz, be sure to check out our […]

## How to Read a Syringe

This article will explain how to read a syringe. As a nurse, it is very critical you understand how to properly read a syringe. There are many different types of syringes available for usage. The nurse will need to select the appropriate syringe size based on how much of a medication is ordered by the […]

## IV Infusion Time Practice Problems

This quiz on IV infusion times will test your ability to solve dosage and calculation problems that require you to determine the time an IV infusion will be complete. These IV infusion time problems were designed to help you better understand how to apply basic conversions to advanced drug problems. In nursing school, you will be required to […]

## NCLEX Celsius and Fahrenheit Conversion Quiz

This quiz will test your ability on how to convert Celsius and Fahrenheit temperatures for the NCLEX exam. If you are a nursing student, who is prepping for the NCLEX exam, it is important to be familiar with how to convert temperature values. The reason I wanted to cover how to convert Celsius and Fahrenheit […]

## Grains Nursing Dosage & Calculations Quiz

This quiz on grains conversions will test your ability to solve dosage and calculation problems. Grain conversions are still being taught in some nursing programs, therefore, I wanted to create some practice problems for those students who are still be required to learn how to solve grain drug problems. After you take this quiz, be sure […]

## Pediatric Safe Dosage Calculations Quiz

This quiz on safe dosages will test your ability to solve dosage and calculation problems for the pediatric patient. These calculation problems are based on the child’s weight and safe dosage range. These safe dosage calculation problems were designed to help you better understand how to apply basic conversions to advanced drug problems. In nursing school, you will be […]

## Weight-Based Dosage Calculations Quiz

This quiz on weight-based dosage and calculations will test your ability to solve dosage and calculation problems of drugs that are based on a patient’s weight. These weight-based calculation problems were designed to help you better understand how to apply basic conversions to advanced drug problems. In nursing school, you will be required to learn how […]

## IV Reconstitution Calculation Practice Quiz Problems for Dosage & Calculations

This IV reconstitution calculation quiz will test your ability to solve dosage and calculation problems of drugs that are needing to be reconstituted. These reconstitution practice problems were designed to help you better understand how to apply basic conversions to advanced drug problems. In nursing school you will be required to learn how to solve […]

## Quiz IV Infusion Rates Practice Questions mL/hr

This quiz is for calculating IV infusion rates when solving for mL/hr. In nursing school, you will learn how to calculate intravenous infusion rates and drip factors. It is very important that as the student you learn how to calculate intravenous medications properly so medication errors can be prevented. Many drugs in the hospital setting […]

## Quiz IV Flow Rate Drip Factors Practice Questions

This quiz will test your knowledge on the ability to solve IV flow rate drip factors gtt/min. In nursing school, you will have to learn how to calculate how much of a intravenous medication will be given via a flow rate. Flow rates are measured in mL/hr (milliliters per hour). Although in the job setting […]

## How to Solve Oral Drug Dosage Calculations in Nursing School

In nursing school, you will learn how to calculate dosage and calculation problems. This article gives a video tutorial and written instructions on how to solve oral suspension drug dosage problems. As a registered nurse, you will have to know how much of a medication to give a patient based on the doctor’s order. In this […]

## How to Solve Basic Metric Conversion Problems with Dimensional Analysis

Dimensional analysis is an easy problem-solving method to use to solve basic metric conversion problems. On the NCLEX exam, you may be expected to solve some dosage and calculation problems. In addition, you will be required to demonstrate proficiency in drug solving problems in nursing school and before you start work as a registered nurse […]

## Dosage & Calculations Worksheets for Video Tutorials

Here are the individual worksheets for each of the videos I’ve completed on YouTube for solving dosage and calculation problems. Simply, click the link of the worksheet you want to download that correlates with the video you’re watching. Each worksheet is in PDF format and has a link to each video in each worksheet. Worksheets […]

## Printable Metric Table for Dosage & Calculation Quizzes

This is a printable metric table for dosage and calculation quizzes. Print this metric table off of your printer and have it handy while you watch the video series. The metric table is in Microsoft docx format. Simply click the picture below to access the metric table. To watch Video Dosage & Calculation Tutorials you can […]

## Dosages & Calculations Conversion Quiz for Nursing Students & Nurses

This page contains a dosage and calculations conversion quiz. As a nursing student you will be tested on conversions. It is important to learn how to solve conversions when you start solving drug dosage and calculation problems. This quiz will test your ability to convert kilograms (kg) to grams (G), milligrams (mg) to micrograms (mcg), teaspoons (tsp) […]

## Dosage Calculations Capsules and Tablets Quiz

This is a dosage calculations quiz for solving problems with capsules and tablets. As a nursing student, you will be tested on your ability to calculate how many capsules or tablets to administer to a patient based on what you are dispensed from pharmacy and the doctor’s order. Prior to taking this quiz, you might […]

## Dosage Calculations Liquid Oral Medications Quiz

This page contains a dosage calculations quiz for liquid oral medications. As a nursing student you will be required to solve dosage and calculation problems. A patient may be ordered liquid medications and the nurse will need to know how much of the medication to administer. Pharmacy typically sends a set amount of a medication and based on the […]

## Dosage and Calculations Quiz for IV Drug Bolus for Nursing Students & Nurses

This page contains a dosage and calculations quiz for IV drug bolus. As a nursing student you will be tested on calculating IV drug preparations. It is important to learn how to calculate IV drug administration for passing nursing school, preparing for NCLEX, and on the job as a nurse. This quiz will test your ability on how […]