# Pharmacy Calculations 1

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1. aa
of each
• up to
• to make
3. disp
dispense
4. div
divide
5. dtd
give of such doses
6. ft
make
7. M
mix
8. No
number
9. non rep
NR
do not repeat
10. qs
a sufficient quantity
a sufficient quantity to make
12. Sig
write (directions on label)
13. BSA
body surface area
14. cm3
• cubic centimeter
• milliliter (mL)
15. f
fl
fluid
16. fl3
f3
• fluid dram
• teaspoonful
• 5 mL
17. fl3 ss
f3ss
• half fludid ounce
• tablespoon
• 15 mL
18. g
gram
19. gr
grain
20. gal
gallon
21. gtt
drop
22. lb
pound
23. kg
kilogram
24. L
liter
25. M2 m2
square meter
26. mcg
microgram
27. mEq
milliequivalent
28. mg
milligram
29. mg/kg
milligram of drug per kilogram of body weight
30. mg/m2
milligrams of drug per square meter of body surface area
31. mL
milliliter
32. mL/h
milliliters of drug administered per hour
33. mOsm
mOsmol
milliosmoles
34. oz
ounce
35. pt
pint
36. qt
quart
37. ss
ss with a line above letters
one half
38. tbsp
tablespoonful
39. tsp
teaspoonful
40. ac
before meals
• at pleasure
• freely
43. AM
morning
44. aq
water
45. ATC
around the clock
46. bid
twice a day
47. c
c with a line over the letter
with
48. d
day
49. dil
dilute
50. et
and
51. h
hr
hour
52. hs
at bedtime
53. ic
between meals
54. min
minute
55. m&n
morning and night
56. N&V
nausea and vomiting
57. noct
night
58. NPO
nothing by mouth
59. pc
after meals
60. PM
• afternoon
• evening
61. po
• by mouth
• (orally)
62. prn
as needed
63. q
every
64. qod
every other day
65. qAM
every morning
66. q4h
every 4 hours
67. q_h
every _ hours
68. qid
four times a day
69. rep
repeat
70. s
s with a line over the letter
without
71. sid
qD
once a day
72. sos
• if there is need
• as needed
73. stat
immediately
74. tid
three times a day
75. ut dict
as directed
76. wk
week
77. APAP
acetaminophen
78. ASA
asprin
79. AZT
zidovudine
80. EES
• erythromycon
• ethysuccinate
81. HC
hydrocortisone
82. HCTZ
hydro-chlorothiazide
83. MTX
methotrexate
84. NTG
nitroglycerin
85. BM
bowel movement
86. BP
blood pressure
87. BS
blood sugar
88. CHD
corornary heart disease
89. CHF
congestive heart failure
90. GERD
gastro-esophageal reflux disease
91. GI
gastrointestional
92. GFR
glomerular filtration rate
93. GU
genitourinary
94. HA
95. HBP
high blod pressure
96. HRT
hormone replacement therapy
97. HT
HTN
hypertension
98. IOP
intraocular pressure
99. MI
myycardial ischemia/infarction
100. OA
osteoarthritis
101. Pt
patient
102. SOB
shortness of breath
103. TPN
total parenteral nutrition
104. URI
upper respiratory infection
105. UTI
urinary tract infection
106. amp
ampul
107. cap
capsule
108. D5LR
dextrose 5% in lactated Ringer's
109. D5NS
dextrose 5% in normal saline
110. D5W
dextrose 5% in water
111. D10W
dextrose 10% in water
112. elix
elixir
113. inj
injection
114. NS
normal saline
115. 1/2 NS
half strength
116. oint
ungt
ointment
117. pulv
powder
118. RL
R/L
LR
• Ringler's Lactate
• Lactated Ringler's
119. sol
solution
120. supp
suppository
121. susp
suspension
122. syr
syrup
123. tab
tablet
right ear
125. as
left ear
126. au
both ears
127. CIVI
continuous for 24 hours intravenous infusion
128. ID
129. IM
intramuscular
130. IT
intrathecal
131. IV
intravenous
132. IVB
intravenous bolus
133. IV Drip
intravenous infusion
134. IVP
intravenous push
135. IVPB
intravenous piggy back
136. NGT
nasogastric tube
137. od
right eye
138. os
left eye
139. ou
both eyes
140. po
PO
by mouth
141. rect
• rectal
• rectum
142. SL
sublingual
143. SubQ
subcutabeously
144. Top
topically
145. V
PV
vaginally

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