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Sig Code Review EC

Pharmacy Sig Codes

a.a. or aa of each
a.c. before meal
ad right ear
am morning
as, al left ear
au each ear
aq, aqua water
BSA body surface area
did two times a day; twice daily
c with
caps capsules
per g per gastric button
dil dilute
disp. dispense
per ngt per nasogastric tube
D5W dextrose 5% in water
elix elixir
f,fl fluid
g, G, gm Gram
gtt drop
h, hr hour
h.s. at bedtime
im, IM intramuscular
IV, iv Intravenous
ivp, IVP Intravenous push
NR, nr No refill
IVPB Intravenous Piggyback
L, l Liter
l left
liq liquid
mcg, ug micrograms
mEq, meq milliequivalent
DR Dram
mg milligram
ml milliliter
NS normal saline
od right eye
os left eye
ou each eye
pc after meals
per neb by nebulizer
prn as needed
q each, every
q4h every 4 hours
q6h every 6 hours
qid four times a day
q.s. a sufficient quanitity
qsad add sufficient quantity to
SC, subc, subq subcutaneously
sig. label, write, directions
stat. immediately, now
supp. supository
syr. syrup
tid 3 times a day; 3 times daily
tab. tablet
tbsp. tablespoon
top locally, topically
tsp. teaspoon
ung, oint. ointment
ud, utd, ut as directed
pr rectally, into the rectum
pv vaginally into the vagina
cm cream
c with
C 100
cc cubic centimenter, milliliter
cid five times a day
cmpd compound
DS double strength
eq equivalent
et and
gen generic
gr grain
apl applicatorful
a before
HD high dose
dx diagnosis
cd cycle day
d daily, day
5x/d five times daily
mo mouth
min minute
min minimum
ml milliliter
oz ounce
p after
qd every day; daily
qs sufficient amount
rept repeat
rf refill(s)
s without
sol solution
sl, SL (dissolve) under the tongue
qod every other day
lot lotion
liq liquid
tx treatment
susp suspension
sx symptoms
U,u unit
wc with meals or with a meal
tiw 3 times a week
x3d for 3 days
ss one-half
div divide
SR, XR, XL slow, extended release
DAW dispense as written
aaa Apply to affected area
odt Oral disintegrating tablet
f ft Make, let it be made
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Created by: pharmtechgirl



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