Practice Problems for Pediatric Patients Morphine sulfate ( Duramorph ) 10 mg subcutaneously has been ordered every 4 hours. The child weighs 35.5 kg. The package insert states the recommended maximum

Practice Problems for Pediatric Patients
Morphine sulfate ( Duramorph ) 10 mg subcutaneously has been ordered every 4 hours. The child weighs 35.5 kg. The package insert states the recommended maximum dose of morphine sulfate is 0.1 mg to 0.2 mg/kg/dose. What is the safe range for this child? Is this dose within the safe dose range?

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