DIPRIVAN infusion rate calculator for sedation

Use this calculator to simplify infusion rate calculations when sedating a patient.

How to Use

This calculator will show you the infusion rate, lipid load, and caloric intake automatically.

  • Enter patient weight
    (45–529 lb or 20–240 kg)
  • Enter dosage
    (5–150 mcg/kg/min)

See complete dosing and handling information, including other indications in the Prescribing Information.

Patient body weight

Dosage (mcg/kg/min)

Infusion rate
Lipid intake
Caloric intake

See detailed calculation information


DISCLAIMER. By using this resource, you agree to the following: this Infusion Rate Calculator is being provided "AS IS" and is intended for use only by qualified healthcare providers. All calculations should be confirmed before use. Fresenius Kabi USA makes no claims as to the accuracy of the information contained herein. The information being provided is not a substitute for clinical judgment. Neither Fresenius Kabi USA, nor any other party involved in the preparation or publication of this site, shall be liable to you or others for any decisions made or actions taken by you or others in reliance on this information.

See detailed calculation information


DISCLAIMER. By using this resource, you agree to the following: this Infusion Rate Calculator is being provided "AS IS" and is intended for use only by qualified healthcare providers. All calculations should be confirmed before use. Fresenius Kabi USA makes no claims as to the accuracy of the information contained herein. The information being provided is not a substitute for clinical judgment. Neither Fresenius Kabi USA, nor any other party involved in the preparation or publication of this site, shall be liable to you or others for any decisions made or actions taken by you or others in reliance on this information.

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Infusion Rate Calculator

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