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aa
of each
ac
before meals
ab lib
as disired
bid
twice a day
c (c)
with
D/W
dextrose and water
et
and
gtt
drop
IM
intramuscular(ly)
IV
intravenous(ly)
IVP
intravenous push
IVPB
intravenous piggy back
mcg
microgram
mEq
milliequivalent
NPO
nothing by mouth
pc
after meals
po
by mouth
prn
when necessary (as needed)
qam
every morning
qh
every hour
q2h
every two hours
q hs
every night at bedtime
qid
four times a day
Rx
treatment (prescription)
s (s)
without
stat
immediatly
subQ or subcut
subcutaneuos(ly)
tid
three times a day
ung
oitment
x
times
m
minim
o
0
ss
1/2
i
1
ii
2
iii
3
iv
4
v
5
vi
6
vii
7
viii
8
ix
9
x
10
L
50
C
100
D
500
M
1000
X
10
a
before
AM
morning
amp
ampule
aq
aqeuous
biw
twice a week
C
CUP
cap
capsule
CD
controlled dose
CR
controlled release
dil.
dilute
DS
double strength
EC
entric coated
Elix.
elixir
fl,fld.
fluid
gt,GT
gastrostomy tube
h,hr
hour
ID
intradermal
IVSS
intravenous soluset
KVO
keep vein open
LA
long-acting
LOS
lenght of stay
min
minute
mix
mixture
NGT,ng
nasogastric tube
noc,noct
AT NIGHT
NS, n/s
normal saline
o.n.
every night
os
mouth
p
after
per
through or by
pm
evening
pr
by rectum
q.
every
qs
a sufficient amount
rect
rectum
sl
sublingual
sol
solution
sos
once if nessisary
SR
sustained release
S&S
swish ans swallow
supp
Suppository
susp
suspention
syp
syrup
tab
tablet
tr.,trinct
tincture
vag,v
vaginaly
XL
long acting
XR
exteneded release
g
gram
gr
grain 1gr = 60mg
kg
kilogram
L
liter
mg
milligram
mL
milliliter
pt
pint
qt
quart
T,tbs
tablespoon
t,tsp
teaspoon
/
per