A Formula for IV Drip Rates?

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To calculate an IV drip rate based on the volume of fluid to be infused over time. Drops per minute = Volume to be infused in cc X Drop factor of IV set / Time in minutes.Make sure the unit measurement of the concentration and the dosage are the same.(e.g. both in milligrams)
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The formula for IV drip rate is: vd/t (volume x drop factor/ time)....
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1. Calculate drops per minute for an IV drip that a patient needs over a period of time by multiplying the volume of the IV set in cc's by the drop factor of the IV set (listed on
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The formula for Drip rate is: total # of milliliters (volume) over total # of minutes (time) x drip factor = gtt/min.
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Unfortunately, there is more than one macrodrop. They normally range from about 10-20 drop per milliliter (gtt/mL)
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