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UF until finished
; teaspoonful
a.d. right ear
a.s. or a.l. left ear
a.u. both ears
o.d. right eye
o.s. or o.l. left eye
o.u. both eyes
p.o. by mouth
S.L. sublingually , under the tongue
top. topically , locally
tab. tablet
cap. capsule
SR , XR , XL slow/ extended release
sol. solution
susp. suspenion
b.i.d twice a day
t.i.d three times a day
q.i.d four times a day
a.m/ q a.m morning , every morning
p.m afternoon , evening
h.s. at bedtime
i one
ii two
iii three
ss one half
gtt. drops
tsp. teaspoon (1tsp=5ml)
ml milliliter
tbsp. tablespoon (1tbsp=15ml)
fl.oz fluid ounces (1fl.oz= 30ml)
UTD as directed
NR , o no refill
DAW dispense as written
p.r. rectally , into the rectum
p.v. vaginally , into the vagina
inh inhalation, inhale
per neb by nebuilzer
SC , subc , subq subcutaneous
i.m. , IM intramuscular
i.v., IV intavenous
i.v.p , IVP intravenous push
IVPB intravenous piggyback
syp. syrup
liq. liquid
supp. suppositary
crm cream
ung, oint ointment
prn as needed
a.c. before food, before meals
p.c. after food, after meals
stat. immediatly , now
q ___ h every __ hours
mcg. microgram
mg. milligram
g. , gm. gram
a.a of each
ad to, up to
aq. ad add water up to
qs, add sufficent quantity to make
- c , w/ with
~s , w/o without
aq, aqua water
BSA body surface area
c.c cubic centimeter (1cc=1ml)
D5W Dextrose 5% in water
gr. grain ( 1gr=65mg)
NS normal saline
SOB shortness of breath
tuss. cough
Created by: Kyana7



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