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pc
after meals
qid
four times a day
R
right
Rx
to take, treatment, prescription
ss ( with line over it )
one-half
aa ( with line over it )
of each
s ( with line over it )
without
AS
left ear
ad lib
as needed
bid
twice a day
AD
right ear
OU
both eyes
t,tbsp
tablespoon
am
morning
m
minim
ac
before meals
dnr
do not repeat
>
greater than
AU
each ear
dr
dram
hs
bedtime
#
number
H2O
water
per,/
by
h
hour
tab
tablet
IM
intramuscular
prn
as needed
X
times
c ( with a line over it )
with
disp
dispense
L
left or liter
d
day
=
equal to
q4h
every 4 hours
npo
nothing by mouth
wt
weight
<
less than
q
every
po
by mouth
D/C
discontinue
gtt
drop
asap
as soon as possible
tsp
teaspoon
tid
three times a day
ID
intradermal
sig
write on lable
IV
intravenous
subling
under tongue
oz
ounce
m
minim
hr
hour
g
gram
u
unit
OTC
over the counter
stat
immediately
mcg
microgram
OD
right eye
ml
`milliliter
lb
pound
OS
left eye
amp
ampule
kg
kilogram
cap
capsule
mEq
milliequivalent
sc
subcutaneous
mg
milligram
VO
verbal order
gr
grain
cc
cubic centimeter