Insulin (neutral) Infusion Calculator

Wt of infant (kg)
Dose (range 0.1-1.0 unit/kg/hr)
Flow rate (ml/hr)
Volume of infusion to be made up (ml)

First add 1 ml of human neutral insulin (100 units/ml) to 9 mls 0.9% sodium chloride and mix well. This solution contains neutral insulin 10 units/1ml

Diluent: 5% or 10% glucose or 0.9% sodium chloride

Amount of insulin to add to diluent (units)
Volume of insulin neutral injection (10 units/1ml) to add to diluent (ml)
Volume of diluent (ml)