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aa

Of each

1

AD

Right ear

2

s

Without

3

Rx

To take

4

ac

Before meals

5

R

Right

6

mcg

Microgram

7

L

Left

8

ext

Extract

9

adlib

As desired

10

qs

Quantity sufficient

11

meq

Milliequivalant

12

AS

Left ear

13

#

Number

14

sc

Subcutaneous

15

AIQ

Write on label

16

Elix

Elixir

17

ID

Intradermal

18

IM

Intramuscular

19

g

Gram

20

fl / f

Fluid

21

oz

Ounce

22

dr

Dram

23

asap

As soon as possible

24

AU

Both ears

25

cc

Cubic centimeter

26

tab

Tablet

27

Tx

Treatment

28

prn

As needed

29

IV

Intravenous

30

D/C

Discontinue

31

npo

Nothing by mouth

32

pt

Pint

33

OU

Both eyes

34

am

Morning

35

q4h

Every four hours

36

po

By mouth

37

Female

Female

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Decrease

Decrease

39

u

Unit

40

lb

Pound

41

Less than

Less than

42

inj

Injection

43

qns

Quantity not sufficient

44

mg

Milligram

45

hs

Bedtime
( hour of sleep )

46

amp

Ample

47

Per

By

48

q

Every

49

amt

Amount

50

vo

Verbal order

51

Sublinq

Under tongue

52

sol

Solution

53

oint

Ointment

54

syr

Syrup

55

STAT

Immediately

56

bid

Twice a day

57

cap

Capsule

58

pc

After meals

59

d

Day

60

m

Minim

61

gtt

Drop

62

P

After

63

L

Liter

64

OD

Right eye

65

NS

Normal saline

66

BSA

Body surface area

67

c

With

68

mL

Milliliter

69

x

Times

70

disp

Dispense

71

h

Hour

72

ss

One half

73

tsp

Teaspoon

74

dil

Dilute

75

Tbs

Tablespoon

76

tid

Three times a day

77

gr

grain

78

OS

Left eye

79

H2O

Water

80

kg

Kilogram

81

Male

Male

82

Increase

Increase

83

dnr

Do not repeat

84

agit

Shake

85

Rx

Prescription

86

Equal to

Equal to

87

Greater than

Greater than

88

top

topically

89

wt

Weight