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What is the Latin term and the meaning of "a.d."?
auris dexter
right ear
What is the Latin term and meaning of "a.s." or "a.l."?
auris sinister
left ear
What is the Latin term and meaning of "a.u."?
auris utro
each ear
What is the meaning of "i.m." or "IM"?
intramuscular
What is the meaning of "i.v." or "IV"?
intravenous
What is the meaning of "i.v.p." or "IVP"?
intravenous push
What is the meaning of "IVPB"?
intravenous piggyback
What is the Latin term and meaning of "o.d."?
oculus dexter
right eye
What is the Latin term and meaning of "o.s." or "o.l."?
oculus sinister
left eye
What is the Latin term and meaning of "o.u."?
oculus utro
each eye
What is the meaning of "per neb"?
by nebulizer
What is the Latin term and meaning of "p.o."?
per os
by mouth
What is the meaning of "p.r."?
rectally, into the rectum
What is the meaning of "p.v."?
vaginally, into the vagina
What is the meaning of "SC", "subc", or "subq"?
subcutaneously
What is the meaning of "S.L."?
sublingually, under the tongue
What is the meaning of "top."?
topically, locally
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "aq" or "aqua"?
aqua
water
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "caps"?
capsula
capsules
What is the meaning of "cm."?
cream
What is the meaning of "elix."?
elixir
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "liq."?
liquor
liquid
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "supp."?
suppositorum
suppository
What is the meaning of "SR", "XR", or "XL"?
slow/extended release
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "syr."?
syrupus
syrup
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "tab."?
tabella
tablet
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "ung." or "oint"?
ungentum
ointment
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "a.c."?
ante cibum
before food, before meals
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "a.m."?
ante meridien
morning
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "b.i.d." or "bid"?
bis in die
twice a day
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "h"?
hora
hour, at the hour of
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "h.s."?
hora somni
at bedtime
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "p.c."?
post cibum
after food, after meals
What is the meaning of "p.m."?
afternoon or evening
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "p.r.n." or "prn"?
pro re nata
as needed
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "q.i.d." or "qid"?
quater in die
four times a day
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "q"?
quaque
each, every
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "q.d."?
quaque die
every day
What is the meaning of "q_h"?
every _ hour(s)
What is the meaning of "qod"?
every other day
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "stat."?
statim
immediately
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "t.i.d." or "tid"?
ter in die
three times a day
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "a.a." or "aa"?
ana
of each
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "ad"?
ad
to, up to
What is the meaning of "aq. ad"?
add water up to
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "dil."?
dilutus
dilute
What is the meaning of "f" or "fl."?
fluid
What is the meaning of "fl. oz."?
fluid ounce
What is the meaning of "g.", "G.", or "gm."?
gram
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "gtt."?
guttae
drop
What is the meaning of "l" or "L"?
liter
What is the meaning of "mcg."?
microgram
What is the meaning of "mEq."?
milliequivalent
What is the meaning of "mg."?
milligram
What is the meaning of "ml." or "mL"?
milliliter/millilitre
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "q.s."?
quantum sufficiat
a sufficient quantity
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "q.s. ad"?
quantum sufficiat ad
add sufficient quantity to make
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "c"?
cum
with
What is the meaning of "disp."?
dispense
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "f" or "ft."?
fac, flat, fiant
make, let it be made
What is the meaning of "NR"?
no refill
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "s"?
sine
without
What is the Latin term for and meaning of "ut dict." or "u.d."?
ut dictum
as directed
What is the meaning of "ad lib."?
at pleasure
What is the meaning of "a."?
before
What is the meaning of "amp."?
ampule
What is the meaning of "aur." or "a"?
ear
What is the meaning of "b."?
twice
What is the meaning of "brach."?
the arm
What is the meaning of "BSA"?
body surface area
What is the meaning of "c.c."?
cubic centimeter
What is the meaning of "c."?
food
What is the meaning of "comp."?
compound
What is the meaning of "c.c."?
with food, with meals
What is the meaning of "D5W"?
Dextrose 5% in water
What is the meaning of "emuls."?
emulsion
What is the meaning of "gr."?
grain
What is the meaning of "lot."?
lotion
What is the meaning of "N.F."?
National Formulary
What is the meaning of "NS"?
normal saline
What is the meaning of "per g. button"?
per gastric button
What is the meaning of "Sig."?
write, label
What is the meaning of "SOB"?
shortness of breath
What is the meaning of "sol."?
solution
What is the meaning of "tinc." or "tr."?
tincture
What is the meaning of "troche"?
lozenge
What is the meaning of "tuss."?
cough
What is the meaning of "USP"?
United States Pharmacopeia
What is the meaning of "pr"?
per rectum
What is the meaning of "SL"?
sublingual
What is the meaning of "ID"?
intradermal
What is the meaning of "pulv"?
powder
What is the meaning of "tinct" or "tr"?
tincture
What is the meaning of "d.t.d."?
give of such doses
What is the meaning of "et"?
and
What is the meaning of "N/V"?
nausea and vomiting
What is the meaning of "q.s."?
a sufficient quantity
What is the meaning of "R/O"?
ruled out
What is the meaning of "URI"?
upper respiratory infection
What is the meaning of "ad"?
up to
What is the meaning of "M"?
mix