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Sig Codes

Universal Sigs

1C Take 1 capusle
1T Take 1 tablet
1TB Take 1 tablet twice a day
1TD Take 1 tablet daily
1TPM Take 1 tablet in the evening
3WK 3x weekly
aa Of each
AAA Apply to affected area(s)
AC Before meals
AD Right ear
Ad lib As desired
AM Morning
amt Amount
AOU Apply to both eyes
APC After a meal
aq water
AS Left ear
ATC Around the clock
AU Both ears
BID Twice a day
BIN Twice a night
C Capsule
c With
cap capsule
dil Dilute
disp Dipense
elix Elixir
HAC or HHAC 1/2 Hour before meals
HH 1/2 Hour
HR hour
HS Bedtime (hour of sleep)
HT Take 1/2 tablet
HTT Take 1/2 tablet 3 times a day
IEN In each nostril
IM Intramuscular
Inj. Inject
IV Intravenous
liq Liquid
MF Monday through Friday
mxt Mixture
OD right eye
oint. Ointment
OS left eye
OU both eyes
P After
p.r. Through the rectum
p.v. Through the vagina
PC After meals
PCB After breakfast
PM Evening
PO by mouth
PRN As needed
Q Every
Q2H Every two hours
QD Every day
QH Every hour
QHH Every 1/2 hour
QID 4 times daily
QN Every night
QOD Every other day
QS Quantity sufficient
s without
SIG. Write on label
SL sublingual (under the tongue)
sol. Solution
supp Suppository
syr. Syrup
T Tablet
tab Tablet
TID 3 times daily
top. Topically
UD As directed
ung Ointment
Created by: ashell1



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