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abefore - B
ac before a meal
a.d. right ear
am morning
a.s. left ear
a.u. both ears
b.i.d (bid) twice a day
c with
C one hundred
cap C; CS
cc cubic centimeter
d day or daily
daw dispense as written
disp dispence
elix elixir
et and
f.i.d. five times daily
g or gm gram
gr grain
gtt, GTT, GTS a drop(s)
h; hr- H hours
h.s. HS at bedtime
mEq milliequivalent
mg miligram
ml mililiter
n & v for nausea & vomit
NO; # number
noct night
nonrep (NR) do not repeat
nr no refil
o.d. right eye
o.s. left eye
o.u. both eyes
p after
p.c. after a meal
pm evening
po by mouth
p.r.n. as needed
q every
qam every morning
qd one time a day
q4h every 4 hours
q.i.d. (QID) four times a day
q.o.d. every other day
q.s. sufficient amount
r, REC rectaly
rept. may be repeated
s without
ss (S) one-half
Sig. directions
SL, UNT under the tongue
sol solution
SQ under the skin
stat, IMM immediately
sup, SUP SPS suppository
susp suspension
syr syrup
tab, T; TS tablet; tablets
tea,TEA;TES teaspoonful
tbsp- TBL tablespoon
t.i.d. three times a day
n & v - NV for nausea & vomiting
NO; # number
noct night
nonrep (NR) do not repeat
nr no refill
o.d.- OD right eye
o.s. - OS left eye
o.u. -OU both eyes
p after
p.c. - PC after a meal
pm evening
pc by mouth
p.r.n.- PRN as needed
q- Q every
qam - QAM every morning
qd - QD one time a day
q4d - q4h every four hours
q.o.d - QOD every other day
q4h - Q4R every four hours
q.i.d. - QID four times daily
q.o.d. - QOD every other day
q.s. sufficient amount
r rectally
rept - REC may be repeated
s without
ss (S) one half
Sig. directions
SL- UNT under the tongue
sol solution
SQ under the skin
stat - IMM immediately
sup - SUP SPS suppositories
susp suspension
syr syrup
tab - T; TS tablet
q - Q every
qam -QAM every morning
qd - QD one time a day
ASD apply sparingly with diaper change
APR apply to rash
PRA as needed for anxiety
HS at bedtime
BED bedtime
AA to the affected area
CNC cough and congestion
DIW dissolve _ tablets in water
GF generic
HA headache
VAG in the vagina
U use
TAT Until all taken
SAS swish and swallow
aa of each
a.c. before meals
a.d. right ear
ad lib at pleasure
amp ampule
apap acetaminophen
aq dist distilled water
a.s. left ear
ASA acetylsalic acid, aprin
a.u. each ear
BM bowel movement
BP blood pressure
BS Blood Sugar
c with
cap capsule
cc cubic centimeter
CHF congestive heart failure
cpd., cmpd compound
conc. concentration
D5W dextrose 5% in water
DAW dispence as written
DRG diagnosis related group
DS double strength
DTD dispence of such dose
DUE drug utilzation evaluation
DUR drug uutilization review
EC enteric coated
EL., elix elixir
ext extract
Fl Fluid
G, gm gram
gr. grain
gtt. drop
HA headache, hyperalimentation
hr hour
h.s. at bedtime
IM intramuscular
IV intravenous
IVP intrvenous push
IVPB intravenous piggyback
L Left
mcg microgram
MDI metered dose inhaler
mEq milliequivalent
m.f.t. mix and make
MI myocardial infection
MOM milk of magnesia
MR may repeat
Non Rep, NR do not repeat, no renewals
NS normal saline 0.9%
NPO nothing by mouth
NSAID nonsteroidal, anti inflammatory drugs
o.d. right eye
oint ointment
o.s. left eye
o.u. both eyes
p.c. after meals
PCN Penicillin
Ped pediatric
p.,per., os by mouth; orally
post after
post op after surgery
PPI patient package insert
PR per rectum
PRN as needed
q each every
q.d. daily, every day
q.h. every hour
q.h.s. every bedtime
qid four times daily
Created by: ldydove



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