Convert from mcg to mg

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Convert between micrograms (mcg) and milligrams (mg) using this simple tool. To begin the conversion, select a unit to convert from and to, enter your figure and click the 'Convert!' button. Default rounding is set to a maximum of 14 decimal places. A full list of unit conversions is available here. If you like this website, please tell your friends about it.

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Converter Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How many mcg are there in x mg?
  2. How can I convert mg to mcg?
Answers: There are 1,000 micrograms (mcg) in 1 milligram (mg). To work out your answer, simply multiply x by 1000.

  1. How many mg are there in x mcg?
  2. How can I convert mcg to mg?
Answers: One microgram (mcg) is 1/1000 milligram (mg). To work out your answer, simply divide x by 1,000.

To use the converters to work out your answer, simply select the appropriate unit from each 'select' box above, enter your figure (x) into the 'value to convert' box and click the 'Convert!' button.

If you wish to convert between milligrams and grams, you can do so with the mg to g converter. Alternatively, you can convert between micrograms and grams here.

What is the symbol for micrograms?

Microgram is a unit in the metric system and its symbol is μg. To type the symbol μ on your screen simply keep the Alt key depressed whilst you type the digits 2 3 0.

Within medical reports and communication micrograms are commonly referred to with the symbol mcg.

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