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OD
In The Right Eye
OS
In The Left Eye
OU
In Both Eyes
po (PO)
By Mouth
pr (PR)
In The Rectum
SC (SQ)
Subcutaneously
SL
Sublingual, Under The Tongue
S & S
Swish & Swallow
cc
Cubic Centimeter
g (gm,Gm)
Gram
kg (Kg)
Kilogram
L
Liter
/ug (mcg)
Microgram
mEq
Milliequivalent
mg
Milligram
mL (ml)
Milliliter
unit (U)
Unit
cap, caps
Capsule
CR
Controlled-Release
LA
Long-Lasting
SA
Sustained-Action
SR
Slow-Released
DS
Double-Strength
EC
Enteric-Coated
el,elix
Elixer
sol
Solution
sp
Spirit
sup,supp
Suppository
ac
Before Meals
pc
After Meals
qd
Every day, daily
bid
Twice a Day
tid
Three Times a Day
qid
Four Times a Day
qh
Every Hour
hs
At Bedtime,Hour of Sleep
qn
Every Night
Stat
Immediately
q2h
Every 2 Hours
q4h
Every 4 Hours
q6h
Every 6 Hours
q8h
Every 8 Hours
q12h
Every 12 Hours
qod
Every Other Day
prn
As Needed
tiw
Three Times Per Week
AD
Right Ear
AL
Left Ear
AU
Each Ear
HHN
Hand-Held Nebulizer
IM
Intramuscularly
IV
Intravenously
IVP
Intravenous Push
IVP B
Intravenous Push/Back
MDI
Metered-Dose Inhaler
NGT (ng)
Nasogastric Tube
susp
Suspension
syr
Syrup
tab, tabs
Tablet
tr, tinct.
Tincture
ung, oint.
Ointment
KVO
Keep Vein Open
D/C
Discontinue
NKA
No Known Allergies
m
Minim
dr
dram
gr
Grain
gtt
Drop
1 cc =
16 Minims
1 dr =
4 mL
1 gtt =
1 m
micro =
one millionth or 0.000001
decimal
milli =
one thousandth or 0.001
decimal
centi =
one hundredth or 0.01
decimal
kilo =
one thousand
gram =
1000 mg
milligram =
1000 mcg = 0.001g
microgram =
0.001 mg = 0.00001 g
kilogram =
1000 g
liter =
1000 mL
milliliter =
0.001 L or 1 cc
cubic centimeter =
0.01 m = 10 mm
millimeter
0.001 m = 0.1 cm
grain
gr
drop
gtt
tablespoon =
3 teaspoons
ounce =
2 tablespoons
ounce =
1 pound = 16 oz.
cup =
8 oz.
1 g =
gr 15
1 g =
gr 15
gr i =
60 mg
1 t =
5 mL
1 T = 3 t =
15 mL
30 mL =
6 t
1 L = qt i = pt ii =
4 cups = 32 ounces
pt i = 500 mL =
2 cups = 16 ounces
1 cup = 500 mL = 16 ounces = 2 cups
500 mL = 2 cups
1 cup = 250 mL =
8 ounces
1 kg =
2.2 lb
1 in =
2.5 cm