# Milligrams to Micrograms conversion

A milligram is the thousandth part of a gram and a micro gram is even smaller as it is the thousandth part of a milligram. This converter can help you to convert such small value units of weight. The symbolic form of a milligram is mg while for a microgram it is μg. 1 mg contains 1000 μg.

Milligrams (mg) to micrograms (μg or mcg) weight (mass) conversion calculator and how to convert.

Enter the weight (mass) in milligrams and press the Convert button:

 Milligrams: mg Micrograms: μg Calculation:

## How to convert Milligrams to Micrograms

1 milligram (mg) is equal to 1000 micrograms (μg).

1 mg = 1000 μg

The mass m in micrograms (μg) is equal to the mass m in milligrams (mg) times 1000:

m(μg) = m(mg) × 1000

#### Example

Convert 5mg to micrograms:

m(μg) = 5 mg × 1000 = 5000 μg

## Milligrams to Micrograms conversion table

Milligrams (mg) Micrograms (μg)
0 mg 0 μg
0.1 mg 100 μg
1 mg 1000 μg
2 mg 2000 μg
3 mg 3000 μg
4 mg 4000 μg
5 mg 5000 μg
6 mg 6000 μg
7 mg 7000 μg
8 mg 8000 μg
9 mg 9000 μg
10 mg 10000 μg
20 mg 20000 μg
30 mg 30000 μg
40 mg 40000 μg
50 mg 50000 μg
60 mg 60000 μg
70 mg 70000 μg
80 mg  80000 μg
90 mg 90000 μg
100 mg 100000 μg
1000 mg 1000000 μg

### Converting Method & Use

Milligram is the larger unit as compared to microgram so we have to go for multiplication as we do in maths to change a larger value into the smaller one.

Here we multiply the value of mg by 1000 to convert them into micrograms as we know one mg comprises 1000 μg.

Is 1mg the same as 1000 mcg?

1 milligram (mg) is equal to 1000 micrograms (μg).