Table 2C.

Extrapolating Pediatric Dosing From Adults—Digoxin, Paradigm for Renal Elimination and Hepatic Metabolism

Extrapolated dosing
 Weight-adjusted2.5–5 mcg/kg/d
 BSA-adjusted 5–10 mcg/kg/d
Recommended dosing
 Preterm neonate 5–7.5 mcg/kg/d
 Term neonate 6–10 mcg/kg/d
 Infant 10–15 mg/kg/d
 Child7.5–10 mcg/kg/d
 Adolescent2.5–5 mcg/kg/d