Common Abbreviations

  1. a.d.
    right ear
  2. a.s., a.l.
    left ear
  3. a.u.
    each ear
  4. o.d.
    right eye
  5. o.s., o.l.
    left eye
  6. o.u.
    each eye
  7. p.o.
    by mouth
  8. S.L.
    sublingually, under the tongue
  9. per neb
    by nebulizer
  10. top.
    topically, locally
  11. p.r.
    rectally, into the rectum
  12. p.v.
    vaginally, into the vagina
  13. i.m., IM
    intramuscular
  14. i.v., IV
    intravenous
  15. i.v.p., IVP
    intravenous push
  16. IVPB
    intravenous piggyback
  17. SC, subc, subq
    subcutaneously
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