help solving please, not sure if im correct

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the  med dose is 1.7 mg/kg. how many mls of an injectable solution containing 40mg/ml should be administered to a person weighing 220 pounds? im getting the answer 0.68ml, not sure if i'm correct.

Feb 3rd, 2015

220 pounds =99.8 kg

dose to be administered = 1.7 *99.8 = 169.66 mg

ml to be injected = 169.66/40 =4,24 ml

Feb 3rd, 2015

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