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Section 1

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aaof each
adup to
a.c.before meals
a.d.right ear
ad lib.apply
admov.apply
agitstir/shake
alt. h.every other hour
a.m.morning
amp ampule
amtamount
aqaqueous
a.s or a.lleft ear
A.T.C.around the clock
a.u.both ears
memorize

Section 2

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bistwice
b.i.d.twice daily
B.MBowel Movement
bol.bolus
B.SBlood sugar
B.S.ABody Surface Area
memorize

Section 3

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capcapsule
cwith or food
cc / cfwith food
compcompound
crmcream
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Section 4

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D5WDextrose 5% Solution
D5NSDextrose 5% in Normal Saline
D.A.W.Dispense as written
dcdiscontinue
dieb. alt.every other day
dil.dilute
disp.dispense
div.divide
d.t.d.give such doses
D.Wdistilled water
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Section 5

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elix.elixir
e.m.p.as directed
emuls.emulsion
etand
ex aqin water
memorize

Section 6

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flfluid
ftmake
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Section 7

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Hhypodermic
hrhour
h.s.at bedtime
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Section 8

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IDintradermal
IMintramuscular
inj.injection
IPintraperitoneal
IVintravenous
IVPintravenous push
IVPBintravenous piggyback
memorize

Section 9

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L.A.SLabel as such
LCDcoal tar solution
linliniment
liqsolution
lot.lotion
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Section 10

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M.Mix
ma minimum
mcgmicrogram
mEqmilliequivalent
mistmix
mittesend
mLmillilitre
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Section 11

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nebula spray
N.M.Tnot more than
noct.at night
non repdo not repeat
NSNormal saline (0.9%)
N.T.Enot to exceed
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Section 12

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o_2 or o.u.both eyes
o.dright eye
o.sleft eye
ozounce
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Section 13

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perby
p.cafter meals
p.mevening
prnas needed
p.oorally
p.rby rectum
pulv.powder
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Section 14

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qevery
q.a.d. or dieb. alt.every other day
q.a.m.every morning
q.h or alt. h.every hour
q.h.s.every night at bedtime
q.1hevery hour
q.d. every day
q.i.dfour times a day
qqhevery four hours
q.s.a sufficient quantity
Rrectal
rept repeat
RLringer's lactate
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Section 15

Question Answer
swtihout
s.a.user your judgement
SC.subcutaneous
sig write on label
SLsublingually
solsolution
s.o.s or sit if there is a need
statimmediately
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Section 16

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tal or t such
trochelozenge
tds or tidthree times a day
tiwthree times a week
TPNtotal parenteral nutrition
tr or tinctincture
Xtimes
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Section 17