8 pounds mean 3.63 kg. If a daily dose is 5mg/kg body weight then for 3.63 Kg or 8 lbs weight daily dose will be 18.15 mg. 1 ml of solution contains 2 mg of the drug then for 18.15 mg, 9.08 ml solution is injected.

# If A Drug's Recommended Dose Is 5 Mg/kg, And A Solution Contains A Concentration Of 2 Mg/ml Of The Drug, What Volume Of The Solution Should Be Given To A Cat That Weighs 8 Pounds?

A 100 pound patient needs 15 mg/kg/day of amoxicillin for seven days. In total how much amoxicillin will be administered to the patient during this period of time?