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Sig codes

rx prescription,pharmacy
utd use as directed
ss one-half
npo nothing by mouth
qd every day, daily
sig label, let it be labeled, directions
qs quantity sufficient
po by mouth
q every
bid twice daily
tid three times daily
qh every hour
qhs every hour of sleep, every night at bedtime
qpm every evening
qwk every week
qid four times daily
1 o, 2 o, etc-degree sign next to numbers one hour, 2 hours, etc
qam every morning
qod every other day
c with
a before
ac before meals
wc with meals
stat immediately
im intramuscularly
s without
p after
pc after meals
prn as needed
sc,sq,sub-q subcutaneously,under the skin
sl sublingual,sublingually, under the tongue
os left eye
od right eye
ou both eyes
as left ear
ad right ear
au both ears
rect,rec,pr rectally, per rectum
iv intravenously
vag,pv vaginally,per vagina
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