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Milliliter
ml, mL
pound
lb
liter
L, l
kilogram
kg
intravenous
IV
intramuscular
IM
intradermal
ID
water
H2O
hour
h, hr
grain
gr
gram
g
distilled water
DW
discontinue
DC, disc, d/c
capsule
cap
amt
amount
morning
AM, a.m.
fluid
fl, fld
extract
ext
elixir
elix
deciliter
dl, dL
dispence
disp
dispense as written
DAW
cubic centimeter
cc
ampule
amp
right, rectal
R
take, prescribe
Rx
solution
sol
spirits
sp
immediately
stat, STAT
suppositary
Supp
syrup
syr
tablet
tab
tablespoon
T, tbsp
teaspoon
t, tsp
tincture
tinc
unit
U
quart
qt
pint
pt
afternoon or evening
PM, p.m.
oxygen
O2
ounce
oz
normal saline
NS
at night
noct
no known drug allergies
NKDA
no know allergies
NKA
normal
n
morphine sulfate
MS
Milk of Magnesia
MOM
right eye; once daily
OD
Nothing by mouth
NPO
Sodium Chloride
NaCl
microgram
mcg,ug
minim
m, min
hour of sleep
hs, HS
left eye
OS
both eyes
OU
mouth
os
after
P
after meals
p.c.
by mouth
po, PO
whenever neccessary
pro, PRN
every
q
every day
qd
every hour
qh
every two hours
q2h
every three hours
q3h
four times a day
q.i.d.
every other day
qod
quanitity sufficient
qs
ointment
ung
three times a day
t.i.d.
one-half
ss
once if necessary
SOS
sublingual
SL
label
Sig
subcutaneously
SC, SQ
without
_
s
aa
of each
before meals
a.c.
aqueous
aq
ad lib
as desired
twice a day
b.i.d.
with
c
dram
dr
et
and
drop(s)
gt(t)
milliequivalent
mEq