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ORANGE ABBREVIATIONS

AbbreviationMEANING
AA OF EACH
A.C. BEFORE MEALS
AD UP TO
A.D. RIGHT EAR
AD LIB. AT PLEASURE
A.L. LEFT EAR
A.M. MORNING
AQ WATER
AQ DEST DISTILLED WATER
A.S. LEFT EAR
A.U. EACH EAR
B.I.D TWICE A DAY
B.M. BOWEL MOVEMENT
B.P. BLOOD PRESSURE
C 100
c WITH
CAPS CAPSULES
COMP COMPOUND
D. DAY
DIL. DILUTE
DISP DISPENSE
DIV DIVIDE
D.T.D GIVE SUCH A DOSE
EL/ELIX ELIXIR
ET AND
F/FT MAKE
GM GRAM
GR. GRAIN
GTT(S) DROP(S)
H HOUR
H.S. AT BEDTIME
IM INTRAMUSCULAR
IV INTRAVENOUS
LIQ. LIQUID
M MIX
M DICT AS DIRECTED
MIXT A MIXTURE
NO NUMBER
NOC NIGHT
NON. REP DO NOT REPEAT
O PINT
O.D. RIGHT EYE
O.L/O.S. LEFT EYE
O.U. EACH EYE
P.C. AFTER MEALS
P.M. EVENING
P.O. ORALLY
P.R. RECTALLY
PRN WHEN NEEDED
PULV A POWDER
Q EVERY
QAM EVERY MORNING
QD EVERY DAY
QH EVERY HOUR
QID FOUR TIMES A DAY
QOD EVERY OTHER DAY
QPM EVERY EVENING
QS ADD A SUFFICIENT QUANTITY
Q.V. AS MUCH AS YOU WISH
RX PRESCRIPTION
REP LET IT BE REPEATED
S WITHOUT
SA ACCORDING TO ART
SAT SATURATED
SIG LABEL
SOL SOLUTION
SQ SUBCUTANEOUS
SS ONE HALF
SOS IF THERE IS A NEED
STAT IMMEDIATELY
SUBQ SUBCUTANEOUS
SUPP SUPPOSITORY
SYR SYRUP
TAB TABLET
HC HYDROCORTISONE
NTG NITROGLYCERIN
TID THREE TIMES A DAY
TR TINCTURE
TRIT TRITURATE
UNG OINTMENT
UT DICT AS DIRECTED
W.A WHILE AWAKE
X TEN
A, AN LACKING
AB AWAY FROM
AD ABOVE
AMBI DENOTING TWO
AMPHI AROUND
ANA UP
ANTE JUST BEFORE
ANTI OPPOSE
APO AWAY
BI TWO
BRADY SLOW
CATA DOWN
CONTRA AGAINST
DE PREVENTING
DI REFERRING TO TWO
DIA THROUGH
DIS APART
DYS DIFFICULT
E AWAY FROM
ECTO OUTSIDE
ERYTHRO REDNESS
EXTRA OUTSIDE/BEYOND
GLYCO SWEETNESS
HEMI HALF
HYPER EXCESS
HYPO DEFICIENCY
IDIO INDIVIDUAL
INFRA BELOW
INTRA WITHIN
JUXTA OF CLOSE PROXIMITY
LEPTO THIN
MACRO LARGE
MEG HUGE
MESA MIDDLE
META CHANGE
MICRO VERY SMALL
OLIG VERY LITTLE
OMNI ALL
PACHY THICKENING
PARA NEAR
PER PUNCTURE
PERI AROUND
PHACO DENOTING EYE LENS
POLY EXCESSIVE
POST AFTER
PRE BEFORE
PRO BEFORE
PSUEDO FALSE
PY DENOTING PUS
PYR FEVER/HEAT
RE RETURN
SCLERO HARDENING
SEMI HALF
SKELETO DENOTING THE SKELETON
STENO CONTRICTION
SUB LESS THAN
SUPER ABOVE
SUPRA ABOVE
SYM WITH
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