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a
before
ac
before meals
AM
morning, before noon
BSA
body surface area
bid
twice a day
C
Celsius, centigrade
c
cup
c
with
cap(s)
capsule(s)
cc
cubic centimeter
dil
dilute
DW
dextrose water, distilled water
F
Fahrenheit
fl, fld
fluid
gal
gallon
g
gram
gr
grain
gtt
drops
h, hr
hour
hs
at bedtime
ID
intradermal
IM
intramuscular
IU
international unit
IV
intravenous
IVPB
intravenous piggyback
kg
kilogram
kL
kiloliter
L
liter
lb
pound
mcg, g
microgram
mg
milligram
min
minute
mL
milliliter
NPO
nothing by mouth
NS
normal saline
OD
right eye, otis dexter
OS
left eye, otis synister
OU
both eyes
oz
ounce
p
after
pc
after meals
PM
after noon
po
orally
pr
by rectum
prn
as needed
pt
pint
qd
once a day
qh
every hour
qhs
every night at bedtime
qid
four times a day
qod
every other day
qoh
every other hour
qt
quart
s, s
without
sl
sublingual
SQ
subcutaneous
SR
slow release
ss, ss
one half
STAT, stat
immediately
susp
suspension
tab
tablet
Tbsp
tablespoon
tid
three times a day
tsp
teaspoon
U
unit