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Sig Codes
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  1. aa
    Of each, affected area
  2. aaa
    apply to affected area
  3. ac
    before meal
  4. ic
    before meals
  5. ad
    right ear
  6. as
    left ear
  7. au
    both ears
  8. ADD
    attention deficit disorder
  9. ADHD
    attention deficit & hyperactivity disorder
  10. ad lib
    as often or as much needed
  11. aft
    afternoon
  12. AIDS
    acquired immune deficiency syndrome
  13. am
    morning
  14. amp, inh
    inhale nebs
  15. amt
    amount
  16. ap
    apply
  17. APAP
    acetaminophen (tylenol)
  18. apl, app
    applicatorful or applicator
  19. aq, H2o
    Water
  20. ATC
    around the clock
  21. BBB
    blood brain barrier
  22. BC
    Birth control
  23. bid
    twice daily
  24. biw
    twice a week, every two weeks
  25. bm
    bowel movement
  26. BP
    blood pressure
  27. BSA
    body surface area
  28. C
    100
  29. c
    with
  30. ca
    calcium,cancer
  31. CaCo3
    calcium carbonate
  32. cap
    capsule
  33. C&C
    cough and congestion
  34. cc
    cubic centimeter
  35. cid
    5 times a day
  36. CL
    chlorine, chloride
  37. cmpd, cpd
    compound
  38. CP
    chest pain
  39. cr, crm
    cream
  40. d
    daily, right
  41. D5W
    5% dextrose in water
  42. D51/2NS
    5% dextrose & 0.45 NS
  43. DAW
    dispense as written (provider) no generic
  44. DAW
    dispense as written (patient) no generic
  45. d/c
    discontinue, discharge
  46. dis, disp
    dispense
  47. DNS
    don't substitute
  48. DOB
    date of birth
  49. DS
    double strength
  50. eq
    equivalent
  51. ETOC
    alcohol (you drink)
  52. FDA
    food and drug administration
  53. fid
    five times a day
  54. gen
    generic
  55. g, gm
    gram
  56. GH
    grow hormone
  57. gtt
    drops
  58. ha
    headache
  59. HD
    high dose
  60. h, hr
    hour
  61. hs
    bedtime
  62. i
    one
  63. inf
    infection
  64. inj
    inject
  65. IV
    intravenously
  66. ivp
    iv push
  67. IVPB
    iv piggyback
  68. K, K+
    potassium
  69. la
    long acting
  70. lot
    lotion
  71. m
    mix, month
  72. mcg, ug
    microgram
  73. MDI
    metered dose inhaler
  74. na
    nausea
  75. neb
    nebulizer
  76. NKA
    no known allergies
  77. NKDA
    no known drug allergies
  78. no
    number
  79. noc, noct, pm
    night
  80. npo NPO
    nothing by mouth
  81. nr
    no refill
  82. NS
    normal solution
  83. NSAID
    non-steroidal anti-inflammatory
  84. meq, mEq
    milliequivalent
  85. m ft
    mix & make
  86. /
    per
  87. ss
    one half

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