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Pharmacolocgy

QuestionAnswer
aa affected area
ac before meals
ad right ear
am morning
as left ear
atc around the clock
au both ears
ad right ear
aq water
aq.ad water, up to
aqua. Dist Distilled water
bid twice daily
c with
caps capsuls
dtd give of such doses
dil dilute, diluted
disp dispense
div divide
DW distilled water
elix elixir
f, fl. fluid
g,G,gm gram
gtt drop
h hour
hs bedtime
i.m., IM intramuscular
i.v., IV intravenous
i.v.p., IVP intravenous piggy back
inj injection
IVPB intravenous piggy back
l. left
L litre
liq liquid
ug microgram
mEq miliequivalent
mg miligram
mL mililitre
NS noraml saline
od right eye, once daily
os left eye
ou both eyes
pc aftermeals
po by mouth
prn as needed
q each, every
qd once daily, each day
qh every hour
qid 4 times daily
qs a sufficient quantity
qsad sufficient quantity to make
s without
SC, subc subcutaneous
ss one half
stat. immediately
supp suppository
syr syrup
tid 3 times daily
tab tablet
tbsp tablespoon
top topical
tsp teaspoon
ung ointment
ud as directed
Div divide
SW shake well
App apply
Ins instill, insert
Diss dissolve
T take
Disp dispense
Ir unwrap
Inh inhale
Dil dilute
dtd give of such doses
po by mouth
ivp intravenous piggy back
as left ear
ol left eye
pr per rectum
top topical
IV intravenous
sc subcutaneous
od right eye
ad right ear
elix elixir
ung ointment
NS normal saline
sat saturated
pulv powder
lot lotion
gtt drop
cr cream
o/l or liquid
tinc tincture
DW distilled water
ac before meals
h hour
qam every morning
qod daily
qh every hour
ud as directed
wa while awake
prn as required
qs sufficient quantity
aq.ad water, up to
g gram
gm gram
qsad sufficient quantity, up to
L litre
mcg microgram
ug microgram
ss half
fl fluid
tbsp tablespoon
aerosols suspended in air
anaphylaxis hypersensitive reaction
anaesthetic eliminates sensation
antianginal relieves angina
anticoagulant prevents blood clotting
antidiabetic treats diabetes mellitus
antidote counteract an unwanted effect of a drug
antihistamine blocks reaction of natural histamines, relieves allergy symptoms
antihypertensive lowers blood pressure
barbiturate hypnotic drug derived from barbituric acid
caffine stimulant
cardiotonic promotes the force and efficiency of the heart
emetic promotes vomiting
iatrogenic individual sensitivity to a drug
narcotic habit forming drug, relieves pain
receptor target substance with which a drug interacts in the body
stimulant excites and promotes activity
synergism a combination of two drugs that causes a greater effect than given individually
toxicity harmful effects of a drug
tranquillizer controls anxiety
Created by: ader2010
 

 



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