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PhT Abbreviations

Pharmacy Abbreviations 5

ID Intradermal
IM Intramuscular
IT Intrathecal
IV Intravenous
PO By Mouth
PR Rectally
PV Vaginally
SUBCUT Subcutaneous
SL Sublingual (under the tongue)
TOP Topical
qh every hour
q2h every 2 hours
q4h every 4 hours
q6h every 6 hours
q8h every 8 hours
q12h every 12 hours
qd Daily
bid twice a day
tid three times a day
qid four times a day
qod every other day
q week every week
q month every month
ac before meals
pc after meals
am morning
pm evening
noc night
hs bedtime
prn as needed
ASAP as soon as possible
STAT at once, immediately
cap capsule
tab tablet
liq liquid
susp suspension
syr syrup
cr cream
lot lotion
supp suppository
ung ointment
gtt drop
tsp, t teaspoonful
tbsp, T tablespoonful
oz ounce
qt quart
lb, # pound
gr grain
mEq milliequivalent
U units
AD right ear
AS left ear
AU both ears
OD right eye
OS left eye
OU each eye
a before
p after
c with
s without
DAW dispense as written
NKA no known allergies
NKDA no known drug allergies
qs sufficient quantity
UD as directed
Created by: LoriCBD



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