Drip Rate Question??

4. You are instructed to prepare and hang a lidocaine drip of 2 mg/min. The lidocaine is packaged as a 20 percent solution containing 1g/mL. You will use a microdrip (60 drops/mL) administration set. At how many drops per minute will you run the IV? My answer was .12 gtts which seems absurdly low... Can anyone... show more 4. You are instructed to prepare and hang a lidocaine drip of 2 mg/min. The lidocaine is packaged as a 20 percent solution containing 1g/mL. You will use a microdrip (60 drops/mL) administration set. At how many drops per minute will you run the IV?

My answer was .12 gtts which seems absurdly low... Can anyone explain this question to me?
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