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Solution: Your infant child weighs 13lbs and has a fever. You want to ...

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Your infant child weighs 13lbs and has a fever. You want to give the baby a dose of Tylenol that contains 160mg acetaminophen/5 mL, but administering too much could cause damage to the child's liver. Your doctor says you can give your child 14 mg acetaminophen/kg. What volume (mL) of Tylenol should you give your baby? Note: 1kg =2.2 lbs

A. 2.6 mL
B. 13 mL
C. 0.013 mL
D. 1.0 mL