Dopamine Constant Rate Infusion Worksheet
Enter requested data in bold boxes
*30 ml/pound/day maintenance is 0 ml/hour
*30 x Body wt (kg) + 70 fluid maintenance is 0 ml/hour
For accuracy, 0 mls of fluid should be discarded prior to adding medication
Add 0 mls of 40 mg/ml Dopamine to remaining fluids
CHECK CONCENTRATION, SOME DOPAMINE IS 80 MG/ML!!!
|Dopamine Constant Rate Infusion|
|0 mls of 40 mg/ml Dopamine have been added to 0 mls of fluid.
Delivered at 0 mls/hour it will give a constant infusion of 0.