The recommended adult dose of a drug used to treat asthma is 10.0 mg/kg of body mass. Calculate the dose in mg for a 200-lb person . (1 kg = 2.205 lb)
A. 0.110 mg
B. 907 mg
C. 4.41 mg
D. 2.00 x 103 mg
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