Pharmacy IV Calculation Question
A patient is receiving an infusion that started at 1400 hours. The bag used contained 500mL of 0.25% active drug diluted into 0.9% NaCl. The infusion pump was set to deliver 75mL/Hr. The surgeon ordered that the infusion run until the patient receive 750mg of the active drug. What time will the infusion be terminated?
A. 6:00 p.m.
B. 9:00 p.m.
C. 10:00 p.m.
D. 12:00 a.m.