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a.c.

before meals

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b.i.d.

twice a day

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BSA

body surface area

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c

with

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DEA

Drug Enforcement Agency

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DHHS

Department of Health & Human Services

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FDA

Food and Drug Administration

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h

hour

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ECG

electrocardiogram

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IM

intramuscular

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IV

intravenous

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NDC

National Drug Code

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NPO

nothing by mouth

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PAC

Premature Atrial Contractions

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p.c.

after meals

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PDR

Physicians Desk Reference

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p.o.

by mouth

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p.r.n.

as necessary

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q

every

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PVC

Premature Ventricular Contractions

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q.i.d.

four times a day

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Rx

prescription

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s

without

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sig

instructions

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t.i.d.

three times a day