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ad

to, up to

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ad lib.

at pleasure

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add

add (thou)

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agit

shake, stir

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alt. h.

every other hour

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a.a. or aa

of each

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a.

before

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a.c.

before food, before meals

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a.m.

morning

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amp.

ampule

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aq.

water

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aq. ad.

water up to

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aur; a

ear

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a.d.

right ear

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a.l.

left ear

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a.s.

left ear

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a.u.

each ear

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aurist

ear drops

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a.t.c.

around the clock

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b.

twice

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b.i.d.

twice a day

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brach.

the arm

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caps

a capsule

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c.c.;cc

cubic centimeter

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charts

powder papers

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cib. ; c.

food

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collun

a nose wash

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collet.

a mouth wash

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collar.

an eye wash

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comp.

compound

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cong. ; C

gallon

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c or c.

with

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c.c.

with food; with meals

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d.

give(thou); let be given

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d.t.d.

give of such doses

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d.

right

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deb. alt.

every other day

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dil.

dilute

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disp.

dispense

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div.

divide

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eli.

elixir

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emus.

emulsion

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et

and

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e.m.p.

in the manner prescribed; as directed

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f. ft.

let it be made; make

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f. fl.

fluid

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g. G. gm

gram

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gr.

grain

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gtt.

a drop

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h

at the hour of

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h.s.

at bedtime

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i.m. IM

intramuscular

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inj.

injection

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i.v. IV

intravenous

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i.v.p. IVP

intravenous push

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IVPB

intravenous piggyback

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l.

left

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lin.

liniment

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liq.

a solution

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lot.

lotion

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min. Mx

minum

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m. M

mix

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mcg

microgram

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mEq

milliequivalent

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mg

milligram

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ml

milliliter

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n.

at night

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narist.

nasal drops

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neb.

a spray

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non.rep.

do not repeat

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O.

pint

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occulent

eye ointment

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o.

eye

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o.d.

right eye

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o.s.

left eye

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o.m.

every morning

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o.u.

each eye

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p.a.a.

to be applied to affected part

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p.o.

by mouth

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p. c.

after meals

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p.r.

per rectum

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p.r.n.

as needed

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pulv.

powder

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q.i.d.

four times a day

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q.

each, every

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q.d.

every day

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q.h.

every hour

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q.s.

a sufficient quantity

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q.s. ad

a sufficient quantity to make

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s.a.

according to the art

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S.C; subs; subq

subcutaneously

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ss

one-half

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sig.

write, label

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s

without

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s.o.s

if necessary

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sol.

solution

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stat.

immediately

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supp.

suppository

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syr.

syrup

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tab.

tablet

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tbsp.

tablespoonful

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t.i.d.

three times a day

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tiny. tr

tincture

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troche

lozenge

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ung.

an ointment

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ut dict; u.d.

as directed