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# Pediatric Dosage Calculator

Pediatrics involves in the medical care of infants and children. The doctor who specialize in this area is called as pediatrician. The medicinal dosage provided for infant and children are called as pediatric dose. Are you finding difficult to determine medical dosage for your kids then calculate child's pediatric dose using fried's rule. Enter the child's age in months and the adult dose which can be entered for different units to find the pediatric dose using the pediatric dosage calculator.

## Calculate Child's Pediatric Dose Using Fried's Rule

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Pediatrics involves in the medical care of infants and children. The doctor who specialize in this area is called as pediatrician. The medicinal dosage provided for infant and children are called as pediatric dose. Are you finding difficult to determine medical dosage for your kids then calculate child's pediatric dose using fried's rule. Enter the child's age in months and the adult dose which can be entered for different units to find the pediatric dose using the pediatric dosage calculator.

#### Formula:

p = (m / 150) × a Where, p = Pediatric Dose m = Childs Age In Months a = Adult Dose

### Example:

A child of age 3 years is to be provided with a medication of adult dose 250mg. Find the pediatric dose.

#### Solution:

Convert the child's age into months = 3 x 12 = 36 months
Pediatric Dose = (36 / 150) x 250
= 60mg

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