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a.a apply to affected area
a.c before meals
a.d right ear
a.m morning
a.s left ear
a.u each ear
a.q water
BSA body surface area
bid twice a day
c with
caps capsules
per g button per gastric button
dil dilute
disp dispense
per ngt per nasogastric tube
d5w dextrose 5% in water
elix exixir
f,fl fluid gram
gtt drop
h hour, at the hour of
h.s at bedtime
i.m, im intramuscular
i.v, iv intravenous
i.v.p, ivp intravenous push
NR no refill
IVPB intravenous piggy back
L litre
l liter
liq liquid
mcg microgram
meq milliequivalent
mg milligram
ml milliter
Ns normal saline
o.d right eye
o.s left eye
o.u each eye
p.c after food, after meal
per neb by nebulizer
p.o by mouth
prn as needed
q each, every
q.d everyday
q6h every 6 hours
qid four times a day
q.s a sufficient quantity
qsad add sufficient quantity to make
- s without
sc subcutaneously
ss one- half
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