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aa. of each
a.c before meals
ad to, up to
a.d. right ear
ad lib as desired
a.l. left ear
A.M morning
aq water
aq. dest distilled water
a.s left ear
a.u each ear
b.i.d, bd twice a day
b.m bowel movement
C one hundred
caps. capsule
comp. compound
d. day
dil dilute
disp. dispense
div divide
d.t.d give such a dose
el, elix. elixir
et and
Gm g gram
gr. grain
gtt, gtts drop(s)
h hour
h.s. hor. som. at bedtime
IM intramuscular
IV intravenously
liq liquid
M. mix
m. dict. as directed
mixt. mist. a mixture
no. number
noc. N, n night
non. rep not to be repeated
o Oct a pint
o.d. right eye
o.l ,o.s left eye
o.u each eye or both eye
p.c, post cib after meals
P.M evening
P.O by mouth
p.r rectally
p.r.n as needed
pulv. a powder
qam every morning
qd every day
qh every hour
q.i.d four times a day
q.o.d every other day
qpm every evening
q.s, qsad quantity sufficient, quantity sufficient up to
q.v as much as you want
Rx take a recipe, prescription
rep. let it be repeated
s without
s.a. according to the art
ss one half
s.o.s if there's a needs
sat saturated
Sig lable, let it be printed
sol. solution
stat at once, immediaty
s.q, SQ subcutainous
subq subcutaineously
syr. syrup
tab. tablet
t.i.d three times a day
tr. tint ticture
trit tritirate
ung. ointment
Ut. dict. u.d. ud as directed
w.a. while awake
X ten
a- an- lacking
ab- away from
ad towards
ambi- both
amphi- around
ana- up
ante-anti- before, in front, free from
apo seperation
bi- two
brady- slow
cata- down, against
contra- against , opposed
de- away from
di- two
dia- through
dis- apart from, free from
dys- difficult
e-, ec-, ex-. es- away from
ecto- outside
erythro- red
extra- outside, beyond
glyco- sugar, sweet
hemi- half
hyper- excess
hypo- deficiency
indio- individual, distinct
infra- below
intra- within
juxta- of close proximity
lepto- thin
macro- large
meg-, megal- huge, excessively large
messa- , meso- middle
Created by: HollyMack



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