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Q
Every
PR
Per rectum
QHS
At bedtime
NPO
Nothing by mouth
RX
Perscription
QD
Every Day
AU
Both ears
IM
Intramuscular
GTT
Drop
MAR
Medical Administration Record
QID
Four times a day
AD
Right ear
IM
Intramuscular
UNG
Ointment
AMP
Ampule
QOD
Every other day
AS
Left ear
IVPB
Intravenous piggyback
CR
Cream
APAP
Acetaminophen
BID
Two times a day
OU
Both eyes
SL
Sublingual (under the tongue)
CAP
Capsule
MOM
Milk of Magnesia
TID
Three times a day
OD
Right eye
PO
By mouth (orally)
PRN
As needed
NOCT
Evening
OS
Left eye
PV
Per Vagina
HS
Bedtime (hour of sleep)
STAT
Now, immediately
CP
Chest pain
EN
Each nostril
SIG
Directions to patient
GI tube
Gastrointestinal Tube
NG Tube
Nasal Gastric Tube
ID
Intradermal
SC or SQ
Subcutaneous
AC
Before meals
PC
After meals
a
Before
p
After
s
Without
ss
1/2 (one half)
AQ
Water
H
Hour
QH
Every hour
Q2H
Every 2 hours
D
Dextrose
Min
Minute
AA
Amino acids
H2O
Water
NS
0.9% Normal Saline
1/2 NS
0.45% Normal Saline
1/4 NS
0.22% Normal Saline
LR
Lactated Ringers
D5W
5% Dextrose in water
D5NS
5% Dextrose and 0.9% Normal saline
GI
Gastrointestinal
TPN
Total Parenteral Nutrition
Supp
Suppository
ASA
Aspirin
MEQ
Milliequivalent
MRx1
May repeat 1 dose
x7d
For 7 days
UG
Until gone
MVI
Multivitamin
NTE
Not to exceed
PCN
Penicillin
UTI
Urinary Tract Infection
N/V
Nausea and vomiting
DAW
Dispense as written
KCI
Potassium Chloride
NSAID
Non-steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug
OTC
Over the counter
Mso4
Magnesium Sulfate
DNS
Do not substitute
AWP
Average Wholesale Price