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a
before
aa
of each
a.c.
before meals
ad
to, up to
AD
right ear
Ad lib
As desired
AL
Left ear
AM, a.m.
Morning
Amt
Amount
aq
water
AS
left ear
a.u.
each ear
b.i.d.
twice a day
BAA
Body surface area
Buc.
Buccal
c
with
Cap.
Capsule
Comp.
Compound
d
Day
dil
Dilute
Disp
Dispense
el., elix.
Elixir
Fl, fld
Fluid
h, hr
hour
IM
Intramuscular
IV
Intavenous
Liq
Liquid
M.
Mix
Mixt, mist.
A mixture
No.
Number
Noc. N., n
Night
Non. Rep.
Do not repeat, no refills
NPO
Nothing by mouth
OD
Right eye
Oint. Ung
Ointment
OS
LEft eye
OU
Each ey or both eyes
P
after
p.c.
after meals
Per.
By, through
PM, p.m.
after noon
PO, p.o.
by mouth, orally
PR, p.r.
through the ructum
PRN, p.r.n.
As needed
PV, vag
Through the vagina
Pulv.
A powder
q
every
q AM
evey mording
q.d., QD
Evey day
qh
Evy hour
q2h
Every 2 hours
q.o.d
evey other day
q.i.d
Four times a day
q.v.
as much as you wish
s
without
Sat
saturated
sig
instruction to patient
SL
sublingual
Sol., Soln
Soulution
SP
Spirits
SS, ss
one half
S.O.S
Ther i a need
Stat
Immediately
Supp., Supos.
Suppository
Syr.
Syrup
T
Topical
Tab
Tablet
t.i.d., TID
Three times a day
Tiw
Three times a week
tr., tinct.
Tincture
w.a.
While awake
WK
Week
X
Times, for