Prescription labels

  1. PO
    by mouth
  2. SL
    under tongue
  3. Top
    topical (on skin)
  4. PR
    per rectum
  5. PV
    vaginal
  6. PN/NS
    nasal (per nose)
  7. Buccal
    b/w cheek & gums
  8. Instill
    (drops in) eye or ear
  9. QD
    1 per day
  10. BID
    2x per day
  11. TID
    3x per day
  12. QID
    4x per day
  13. Q24
    1x per day
  14. Q12
    2x per day
  15. Q8
    3x per day
  16. What does Q mean?
    Hours per doses
  17. PRN
    per need
  18. When is DEA # needed?
    For controlled substances (narcotics)
Author
nky
ID
314642
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