Abbr Flashcards Preview

Sig Codes > Abbr > Flashcards

Flashcards in Abbr Deck (55):
0

a.d.

Right Ear

1

Ad lib

At pleasure

2

Amp

Ampule

3

APAP

Acetaminophen

4

Aq dist

Distillers water

5

a.s.

Left ear

6

ASA

Aspirin

7

a.u.

Each ear

8

b.i.d.

Twice a day

9

C

With

10

cc

Cubic centimeter

11

CHF

Congestive Heart Failure

12

Cpd; cmpd

Compound

13

D5W

Dextrose 5% in water

14

DRG

Diagnosis related group

15

DS

Double strength

16

DTD

Dispense of such dose

17

DUE

Drug utilization evaluation

18

DUR

Drug utilization review

19

EC

Enteric coated

20

Ext

Extract

21

HA

Headache, hyperalimintation

22

HR

Heart rate

23

MDI

Metered dose inhaler

24

m.ft.

Mix and make

25

MI

Myocardial infarction

26

MR

May repeat

27

N & V

Nausea & vomiting

28

a.c.

Before meals

29

aa

Of each

30

ut, dict

As directed

31

USP

United States Pharmacopeia

32

NS

Normal saline .9%

33

o.d.

Right eye

34

o.s.

Left eye

35

o.u.

Both eyes

36

p.c.

After meals

37

PCN

Penicillin

38

Ped

Pediatric

39

P, per os

By mouth

40

PPI

Patient package insert

41

PR

Per rectum

42

qd

Every day

43

qh

Every hour

44

qhs

Every bedtime

45

qid

Four times daily

46

qod

Every other day

47

qs

A sufficient quantity

48

r

Right

49

s

Without

50

Sig

Label, let it be labeled

51

SOS

Repeat if necessary

52

ss

One half

53

T

Temperature

54

TPN

Total perenteral nutrition