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Schedule for Calculation of Pediatric Doses with Patient's Weight in Kilograms

Weight                                     

Surface area (m2)

Multiplier for Adult doses

2

0.15 0.09
3 0.20 0.12
4 0.24 0.14
5 0.29 0.17
6 0.32 0.19
7 0.36 0.21
8 0.39 0.23
9 0.43 0.25
10 0.46 0.27
15 0.61 0.36
20 0.75 0.44
25 0.87 0.51
30 0.99 0.58
35 1.11 0.65
40 1.21 0.71
45 1.31 0.77
50 1.41 0.83
55 1.51 0.89
60 1.62 0.95
65 1.70 1.00

Schedule for Calculation of Pediatric Doses with Patient's Weight in Pounds

Weight                                  

Surface area (m2) Multiplier for Adult doses
5 0.17 0.10
10 0.27 0.16
15 0.36 0.21
20 0.43 0.25
25 0.51 0.30
30 0.58 0.34
40 0.70 0.41
50 0.82 0.48
60 0.92 0.54
70 1.04 0.61
80 1.14 0.67
90 1.22 0.72
100 1.33 0.78
110 1.41 0.83
120 1.50 0.88
130 1.60 0.94
140 1.68 0.99
143 1.70 1.00