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 ug/kg/min.