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lb (or#)

pound

2

L

Liter

3

kg

kilogram

4

IU

International Units

5

IV

Intravenous

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D

Dextrose

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emul

emulsion

8

CR

Controlled release or continuous release

9

PA

Prolonged action

10

BTC

Behind-the-counter

11

c

cup

12

t,tsp

teaspoon

13

oz

ounce

14

mg

milligram

15

ml

milliliter

16

mm

millimeter

17

med

medication

18

Td

tetanus toxoid

19

DTaP

diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis

20

Fe

Iron

21

TPN

Total Parenteral Nutrition

22

MAOI

monoamine oxidase inhibitor

23

DPT

diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus

24

hCG

human chorionic gonadotropin
(pregnancy hormone)

25

SNRI

serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor

26

SA

Sustained action

27

SR

Sustained release

28

PPD

purified protein derivative (tb test)

29

HPV

human papilloma virus

30

RL

Ringers Lactate

31

R

Rectal, rectally

32

q.s.ad

add sufficient quantity (to make)

33

PPI

Patient Package Insert

34

PCN

Penicillin

35

o.d.

right eye

36

inj

injectable; injection

37

gr

grain

38

gtt(s)

drop(s)

39

gT (or GT)

gastronomy tube

40

ngt

naso-gastric tube

41

o.s.

left eye

42

gel

gelatin

43

gm (also used: G, g)

gram

44

NTG/Nitro

Nitroglycerin

45

D5NS

5% Dextrose in Normal Saline

46

NS1/2 NS

Normal Saline (0.9% NaCI)
Half-strength Normal Saline (0.45% NaCI)

47

SMZ/TMP

sulfamethoxazole/trimethoprime

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Na

Sodium

49

non rep

do not repeat

50

mmHg

millimeters of mercury

51

MDI

Metered Dose Inhaler

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mcg

microgram

53

mEq

milliequivalent

54

loz

lozenge

55

lot

lotion

56

liq

liquid

57

K

Potassium

58

IVPB

Intravenous Piggyback

59

ID

Intradermal

60

LVP

large volume parenteral

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SVP

small volume parenteral

62

amt

amount

63

chew tab

chewable tablet

64

cc

cubic centimeter