# Dose calculation formulas

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These are six formulae that I find cover nearly all pharmacology calculations that i need to complete.Formulae.pdf

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The formula for calculating the IV flow rate (drip rate) is total volume (in mL) divided by time (in min), multiplied by the drop factor (in gtts/mL), which equals the IV flow rate in gtts/min.

Formula for calculating drip rates