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Prescription Abbrev.

aa Of each
ad Up to
a.c. Before meals
a.d. Right ear
ad lib. As much as one desires; freely
agit Shake/stir
a.m. Morning; before noon
amp Ampule
amt Amount
aq Water
a.s. Left ear
a.u. Both ears
bis Twice
b.i.d. Twice daily
B.M. Bowel movement
B.S. Blood sugar
cap Capsule
Č With (usually with a bar over the c)
cf With food
dc, D/C, disco Discontinue
dil. Dilute
disp. Dispense
elix. Elixir
et And
fl., fld. Fluid
g Gram
gr. Grain
gtt(s) Drop(s)
h,hr Hour
h.s. At bedtime
ID Intradermal
IM Intramuscular (with respect to injections)
inj. Injection
lot. Lotion
M. Mix
mcg Microgram
mEq Milliequivalent
mg Milligram
Created by: C ExMachina



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