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Sterile Products/Aseptic Technigue Abbreviations

1/4 NS 1/4 Normal Saline; .0225% sodium chloride
1/2 NS 1/2 Normal Saline; 0.45% sodium chloride
D10W Dextrose 10% in water
D20W Dextrose 20% in water
D30W Dextrose 30% in water
D5 1/4 NS Dextrose 5% in 1/4 normal saline
D5 1/2 NS Dextrose 5% in 1/2 normal saline
D50W Dextrose 50% in water
D5LR Dextrose 5% in Lactated Ringer's
D5NS Dextrose 5% normal saline
D5W Dextrose 5% in water
D70W Dextrose 70% in water
LR Lactated Ringer's
NS Normal Saline; 0.9% sodium chloride
AHF Antihemolytic factor
B1 Vitamin B1, Thiamine
B12 Vitamin B12, Cyanocobalamin
B6 Vitamin B6, pyridoxine
Ca Calcium
Cl Chloride
Cu Copper
epi Epinephrine
IgG Immunoglobulin G
IVIG Itravenous immune globulin
K Potassium
K3PO4 Potassium chloride
Mg Magnesium
MgSO4 Magnesium phosphate
MVI Multivitamin injection
Na Sodium
NaCl Sodium Chloride
NaHCO3 Sodium bicarbonate
NaPO4 Sodium phosphate
NTG Nitroglycerin
PCN Penicillin
PO4 Phosphate
So4 Sulfate
SWFI Sterile water for injection
TPA Tissue plasminogen activator
Zn Zinc
ACD Automated compounding device
amp ampule
BSC Biological safety cabinet
BUD Beyond-Use-Date
CACI Compounding aseptic containment isolator
CAI Compounding aseptic insolator
CSP Compound sterile product
DCA Direct compounding area
G Gauge
HEPA High-efficiency particulate air filter
IA Intra-arterial
IC Intracardiac
ID Intradermal
IM Intramuscular
IPA Isopropyl alcohol
ISO International Organization for Standardization
IT Intrathecal
IV Intravenous
IVFE Intravenous fat emulsion
IVP Intravenous push
IVPB Intravenous piggyback
KVO, TKO Keep vein open
LAFW Laminar airflow workbench
LAH Laminar airflow hood
MDV Multi-dose vial
PCA Patient-controlled analgesia
PEC Primary engineering control
PF Preservative free
PFS Prefilled syringe
PPE Personnel protective equipment (gloves, mask, goggles, gown...etc)q
PPN Partial parental nutrition
SDV Single-dose vial
SC, SQ, subq Subcutaneous
SW Sterile water
SWFI Sterile water for injection
TNA Total nutrition admixture
TPN Total parental nutrition
Created by: jessee2515