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aq
aqueous, water
b.i.w.
twice a week
EC
enteric coated
I.M.
intramuscular
h,hr
hour
amp
ampule
IVPB
intravenous piggyback
h.s.
hour of sleep, bedtime
DS
double strength
a.c.
before meals
gt, GT
gastrostomy tube
aa
of each
c (with a line over it
with
CD
controlled dose
IVSS
intravenous soluset
dil.
dilute
a (with a line over it)
before
CR
controlled release
elix.
elixer
n.p.o., NPO
nothing by mouth
d.c., D/C
discontinue
fl, fld.
fluid
min
minute
I.V.
intravenous
A.S., AS
left ear
gtt
drop
LA
long acting
noc, noct
at night
NS, N/S
normal saline
cap, caps
capsule
os
mouth
A.D., AD
right ear
ad. lib.
as desired, freely
NGT, ng
nasogastric tube
b.i.d., bid
twice a day
A.U., AU
both ears
kvo
keep vein open (a very slow infusion rate)
I.D.
intradermal
LOS
length of stay
OD
right eye
o.d., od
once a day
c
cup
L
Left