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RX Abbreviations

bid twice a day
tid three times a day
qid four times a day
c (with dash on top) with
p (with dash on top) after
d day
dil dilute
et and
h or hr hour
h.s. at bedtime
i.c. between meals
min. minute
m&n morning and night
N&V nausea and vomiting
noct. night
NPO nothing by mouth
p.c. after meals
P.M. afternoon; evening
p.o. by mouth
p.r.n. as needed (pro renata)
q every
q.o.d. every other day
q.d. every day
qn every night
q4h, q8h, etc every ___ hrs
q.AM every morning
rep repeat
s without
s.i.d. once a day
stat immediately
wk week
ATC around the clock
aa. of each
ad up to; to make
disp. dispense
div. divide
d.t.d. give of such dose
ft make
M mix
No. number
non rep. or NR do not repeat
q.s. a sufficient quantity
q.s. ad a sufficient quantity to make
Sig. write
a.c. before meals
ad lib at pleasure, freely
admin administer
AM morning
Created by: aucarlos



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