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q

every

2

qam

every morning

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qpm

every evening

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qhs

every bedtime

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hs

bedtime

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qD

everyday

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BID

twice daily

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TID

three times daily

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c (with line above)

with

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s (with line above)

without

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QID

four times daily

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qOD

every other day

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qwk

every week

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qmo

every month

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ac

before meals

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pc

after meals

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prn

as needed

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ud

as directed

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gtt

drop

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OD

right eye

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OS

left eye

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OU

both eyes

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AD

right ear

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AS

left ear

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AU

both ears

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ung

ointment

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qs

quantity sufficient

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aa

of each

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ss

one half

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NPO

nothing by mouth

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Tx

treatment

32

SOB

shortness of breath

33

OR

operating room

34

Ortho

orthopedics

35

UTI

urinary tract infection

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WA or wa

while awake

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PO

by mouth

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SL

sublingually

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IM

intramuscular

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SQ or SC

subcutaneously

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IV

intravenous

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NG

Naso-Gastric

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APAP

acetaminophen

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HCTZ

Hydrochlorothiazide

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TCN

tetracycline

46

PCN

penicillin

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ASA

Aspirin

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AMP

ampicillin

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BC

birth control

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MS

morphine sulfate

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NS

normal saline

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D5W

Dextrose 5% water

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D5NS

Dextrose 5% normal saline

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CHF

congestive heart failure

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GERD

gastroesophageal reflux disease

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HTN

hypertension

57

PPI

proton pump inhibitor

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ACE

angiotensin converting enzyme

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ARA

Angiotensin receptor antagonists

60

nka

no known allergies

61

pv

vaginally

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pr

rectally