# A patient has an order for Zantac (ranitidine) 30 mg IV q8h….

Question Answered step-by-step A patient has an order for Zantac (ranitidine) 30 mg IV q8h…. A patient has an order for Zantac (ranitidine) 30 mg IV q8h. Patient’s weight is 30 kg.   The recommended dose for pediatric patients is 2-4 mg/kg/day to be administered every 6 to 8 hours.  Medication is available as Zantac 25 mg/mL solution. a. What is the minimum safe daily dose for this patient? Round to the nearest tenth if needed. Type numeric response only!   mg/day b. What is the maximum safe daily dose for this patient? Round to the nearest tenth if needed. Type numeric response only!  mg/dayc. What is the doctor’s daily order? Type numeric response only!  mg/dayd. Is the order safe? Write yes or no.e. Based on your previous response state your course of action .If this order is safe, calculate the amount to administer per dose.  Round to the nearest tenth if needed and type only numeric response in the answer box ( number), If the order is not safe, write: contact provider   mL/dose    Health Science Science Nursing MATH 101 Share QuestionEmailCopy link Comments (0)