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IVPB Intravenous Piggy Back
Hypo below, deficient
RL Ringer's Lactate
SL Sublingual
susp suspension
tiw three times weekly
ung ointment
wk week
Rx recipe; take
sol solution
syr syrup
Top topical
URI Upper Respiratory Infection
WBC White Blood Cell Count
aa of each
amp ampule
au both ears
BSA Body Surface Area
d.t.d Give of such dose
as left ear
BP Blood Pressure
cc cubic centimeter
ac before meals
h or hr hour
1/2 NS Half Normal Saline 0.45%
gr grain
am Morning
fl fluid
c with
D/C Discontinue
DNR Do not resuscitate
et and
HA Headache
qod every other day
q4-6h every 4-6 hours
pm evening or afternoon
od right eye
NKA No known allergies
ml milliliter
L Liter
ID Intradermal
qid four times daily
per by or through
NTG Nitroglycerin
disp dispense
q2h every 2 hours
bid twice daily
DAW Dispense As Written
D5W Dextrose 5% in Water
cap capsule
BM Bowel Movement
aq water, aqueous
HBP High Blood Pressure
IM Intramuscular
m^2 square meter
mOsm milliosmoles
NKDA No known Drug Allergies
oint ointment
po mouth
q4h every 4 hours
HC Hydrocortisone
inj injection
mcg microgram
MS Morphine Sulfate
noct nocturnal
os left eye
prn as needed
q6h every 6 hours
w/o without
x times
vs vital signs
APAP Acetaminophen
BS Blood Sugar
comp compound
ATC Around The Clock
elix elixir
hs hours of sleep, bedtime
IV Intravenous
mEq Milliequivalent
N.R. or non rep No refill or Do not repeat
NS Normal Saline 0.9%
ou both eyes
pulv powder
qd every day
R By rectum, rectally
qs a sufficiet quantity to make
S Without
sc or sq Subcutaneous
ad right ear
ASA Aspirin
brady slow
d.t.d Give of such dose
dil dilute
g or gm gram
gtt(s) drops
pulv powder
hyper above, excessive
IVP Intravenous Push
mg milligram
N/V or N&V Nausea & Vomiting
NPO Nothing by mouth
pc after meals
q Every
qh Every hour
SOB Shortness of Breath
sos if there is need
ud or ut dict as directed
tr tincture
tachy fast, rapid
supp suppository
sig or signa write on label; directions for the patient
ss one half
tid three times daily
stat immediately
tab tablet
tbsp or T tablespoon
TPN Total Parental Nutrition
tsp or t teaspoon
UTI Urinary Tract Infection
w/ with
Created by: Stanley99