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a
before
ac
before meals
am
before noon
bid
twice a day
d
day
h
hour
hs
at hour of sleep (bedtime)
noc
night
_
p
after
pp
after meals
pc
after meals
pm
after noon
prn
as needed
q
every
qd
every day
qh
every hour
q2h
every 2 hours
qid
four times a day
qod
every other day
STAT
immediately
tid
three times a day
wk
week
yr
year
AD
right ear
AS
left ear
AU
both ears
ad lib
as desired
amt
amount
aq
water
(B)
bilateral
C
Celsius, centigrade
_
c
with
F
Fahrenheit
(m)
murmur
NPO
nothing by mouth
OD
right eye
OS
left eye
OU
both eyes
per
by or through
po
per os (by mouth)
PR
through rectum
PV
through vagina
qns
quantity not sufficient
qs
quantity sufficient
Rx
recipe; prescription
Sig
label; instruction to the patient
_
s
without
__
ss
one-half
wa
while awake
x
Times or for [e.g., x 6 (six times), x 2d (for 2 days)]
>
greater than
<
less than
.
T
one (modified lower-case Roman numeral i)
..
TT
two (modified lower-case Roman numeral ii)
...
TTT
three (modified lower-case Roman numeral iii)
.
TV
four (modified lower-case Roman numeral iv)
I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X
upper-case Roman numerals 1 through 10