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g or gm
gram
mg
milligram
mcg or μg
microgram
mL
milliliter
cc
cubic centimeter
mcL or μL
microliter
mEq
milliequivalent
lb or #
pound
kg
kilogram
tsp, t
teaspoonful
ʒI
1 teaspoonful
tbsp, T
tablespoonful
℥I
1 fl oz
1 oz
1 ounce
1 gtt
1 drop
gr
grain
u
units
qs
quantity sufficient
qty
quantity
ad lib
as necessary
disp
dispense
tab
tablet
cap
capsule
sol, sol'n
solution
sus, susp
suspension
ung, oint
ointment
cre, crm
cream
supp
suppository
liq
liquid
syr
syrup
pa
patch
gtt
drop
po
by mouth
pr
rectally
pv
vaginally
top
topically, locally
IV
intravenously
SQ, SC subq
subcutaneously
IM
intramuscularly
ID
intradermally
SL
sublingually
OD
right eye
OS
left eye
OU
both eyes
AD
right ear
AS
left ear
AU
both ears
AA
affected area
d
day
qd
every day
bid
two times a day
tid
three times a day
qid
four times a day
prn
as needed
pp
as needed for pain
ac
before a meal
pc
after a meal
ud, utd, ut. dict.
as directed
qod
every other day
q4h
every 4 hours
q6h
every 6 hours
q8h
every 8 hours
q12h
every 12 hours
hs
at bedtime
qhs
every night at bedtime
qam
every morning
qpm
every evening or every afternoon
qwk
every week
stat
immediately
x
times, for
"c" with a line over it
with
"s" with a line over it
without
"a" with a line over it
before
"p" with a line over it
after
agit
agitate, shake
inj
inject
npo
nothing by mouth
rep
repeat
G
gauge
increase or high
decrease or low
>
greater than
less than
DAW
dispense as written
DNS
do not substitute
"aa" with a line over it
of each