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Sig Codes

Sig CodeMeaning
aa of each
a before
ac before meals
ad right ear, as directed, up to
AM morning
as left ear
au both ears
bid twice a day
c with
C 100 Roman Numeral (Quantity)
cap capsule
cc cubic centimeter
cr cream
d daily
DAW Dispense As Written
disp dispense
elix elixir
GERD Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
g/gm gram
gen generic
gr grain
gtt drops
h/hr hour
HA headache
hs at bedtime
H2O water
inj injection
kg kilogram
L liter
liq liquid
lot lotion
max maximum
mEq/meq milliequivalent
mcg microgram
MS Morphine Sulfate
mg milligram
mm millimeter
min minute or minimum
ml milliliter
neb nebulizer
npo nothing by mouth
nr no refills
od right eye
os left eye
ou both eyes
oz ounce
P. after
pc after meals
per per
PM evening
po by mouth
pr per rectum
pv per vagina
prn as needed
q every
qam every morning
qd every day
qhs every night at bedtime
q4h every 4 hours
qid four times a day
qod every other day
qS Quality Sufficient
rf refill
s without
Sig directions
sl sublingual (under the tongue)
sol solution
ss sliding scale, one half
stat immediately
sup suppository
susp suspension
N/V nausea and vomiting
OJ Orange Juice
BP Blood Pressure
BM Bowel Movement
BS Blood Sugar
syr syrup, syringe
tab tablet
tsp teaspoon
tsbp tablespoon
tid three times a day
tiw three times week
top topical
u unit
ud/utd as directed
ung ointment
wc with meals
UTI Urinary Tract Infection
URI Upper Respiratory Infection
wk week
Created by: JPZepeda



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