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Flashcards in SIGs Deck (55):
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d

day, daily

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h

hour

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min(mi)

minute

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q

every

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qd

every day

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bid

twice a day

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tid

three times a day

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qid

four times a day

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god

every other day

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w

week

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qw

every week

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biw

twice a week

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prn

as needed

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p

after

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pc

after meals

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ac

before meals

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cf

with food

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po

by mouth

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sl

sublingual (dissolve under tongue)

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gtt

drop

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ou

each eye

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od

right eye

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os

left eye

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au

each ear

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ad

right ear

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as

left ear

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aaa

apply to the affected area

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asp

apply sparingly

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ud

as directed

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uad

use as directed

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qs

quantity sufficient

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hs

bedtime (hour of sleep)

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ug

until gone

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tat

until all taken

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oes

on an empty stomach

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cp

chest pain

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IM

intramuscularly

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pr

per rectum (rectally)

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SOB

shortness of breath

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DAW

dispense as written

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1 ml

1 cc

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1 tsp

5 ml

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3 tsp

1 T (tsbp, tablespoon)

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30 ml

1 ounce

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480 ml

1 pint, 16 ounces

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1 g

1000 mg

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30 mg

1 ounce

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480 mg

1 pound

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2.2 lbs

1 kg

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mg

milligram

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gm

gram

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kg

kilogram

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1L

1000ml

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16 fluid ounce

1 pint

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4 quarts

1 gallon