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Flashcards in Latin abbreviations Deck (43):
1

a

before

2

aa

of each

3

ac

before meals

4

ad

right ear

5

as

left ear

6

am

before noon

7

au

both ears

8

bid

twice daily

9

c

with

10

d

give

11

dtd

give such doses

12

f, ft.

make

13

gtt

drop

14

gtts

drops

15

h

hour

16

hs

at bedtime

17

M

mix

18

Mft.

mix and make

19

no

number

20

noct

night

21

non rep, NIR

no refills

22

od

right eye

23

os

left eye

24

ou

both eyes

25

p

after

26

PC

after meals

27

po

by mouth

28

pm

after noon

29

pr

per rectum

30

prn

as needed

31

q

every

32

qd

every day

33

qod

every other day

34

q2h

every 2 hours

35

q4h

every 4 hours

36

qid

four times daily

37

qs

quantity sufficient

38

sl

sublingual

39

ss

1/2

40

sig

directions

41

stat

now

42

tid

3 times daily

43

Ut dict, ud, utd

as directed