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 Question Carolynne: I need to convert 12 mg to ml density is 12.5mg/5ml I can give dose of 1mg per pound . My dropper is in ml. How much in ml can I give

Hi,,

12.5 mg has a volume of 5 ml so 12 mg will have a volume of slightly less than 5 ml. but how do you find the volume exactly?

12.5 mg has a volume of 5 ml so 1 mg has a volume of $\large \frac{5}{12.5} \normalsize = 0.4$ ml.

Thus 12 mg will have a volume of $0.4 \times 12 = 4.8$ ml.

Penny