The physician orders guaifenesin, 3 teaspoons PO as needed. What is the conversion of 1 teaspoon to the metric system?

5 ml

Explanation

•One teaspoon is equal to 5 ml.

•1 ml is equal to 1 cc.

•Incorrect: 5mg. Milligrams (mg) is a unit of mass, not volume.


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