IndyVet Anesthesia Calculator

This calculator is for reference ONLY. Please check all final dosages prior to use.

Date:

Procedure:

Anesthetist:

Drug

Dose

Concentration

Total Dose

Acepromazine

0.05 mg/kg

10 mg/ml

 ml

Fluid Rate

Antisedan

0.05 mg/kg

5 mg/ml

 ml

 ml/hr

Atropine

0.05 mg/kg

0.54 mg/ml

 ml

Bupivicaine

1 mg/kg

7.5 mg/ml

 ml

Buprenorphine

14 mcg/kg

0.3 mg/ml

 ml

Buthorphanol

0.2 mg/kg

10 mg/ml

 ml

Carprofen

2.2 mg/kg

50 mg/ml

 ml

Cefazolin

22 mg/kg

100 mg/ml

 ml

Diazepam

0.2 mg/kg

5 mg/ml

 ml

Dormitor

0.01 mg/kg

1 mg/ml

 ml

Epinephrine

0.01 mg/kg

1 mg/ml

 ml

IMPORTANT

Fentanyl

10 mcg/kg

50 mcg/ml

 ml

These doses have been

Famotidine

0.5 mg/kg

10 mg/ml

 ml

calculated for individual

Glycopyrrolate

0.01 mg/kg

0.2 mg/m

 ml

use. Be aware that when

Hydromorphone

0.1 mg/kg

2 mg/ml

 ml

using drug combinations

Ketamine

6 mg/kg

100 mg/ml

 ml

the doses may need to

Lidocaine

1 mg/kg

20 mg/ml

 ml

be adjusted.

Meloxicam

0.2 mg/kg

5 mg/ml

 ml

Metoclopramide

0.2 mg/kg

5 mg/ml

 ml

When pulling drugs,

Midazolam

0.3 mg/kg

5 mg/ml

 ml

make sure the

Morphine

0.5 mg/kg

15 mg/ml

 ml

concentration listed

Naloxone

0.04 mg/kg

0.4 mg/ml

 ml

in this sheet matches

Propofol

6 mg/kg

10 mg/ml

 ml

you are about to use.

Ranitidine

2 mg/kg

25 mg/ml

 ml

Xylazine

1.1 mg/kg

20 mg/ml

 ml

Epidural Anesthesia

Morphine

0.1 mg/kg

10 mg/mll

 ml

CRI medications for 100 ml saline bag to be ran at 10 ml/hr

Dobutamine

10 mcg/kg/min

12.5 mg/ml

 ml

IMPORTANT

Dopamine

3 mcg/kg/min

40 mg/ml

 ml

For CRI medications ADD

Fentanyl

3 mcg/kg/hr

50 mg/ml

 ml

the amount of drug

Ketamine

0.3 mg/kg/hr

100 mg/ml

 ml

indicated in ml to a

Lidocaine

1 mg/kg/hr

20 mg/ml

 ml

100 ml saline bag and

Morphine

0.1 mg/kg/hr

15 mg/ml

 ml

run at 10 ml/hr.

Norepiniphrine

0.1 mcg/kg/min

1 mg/ml

 ml

Notes: