Seen on a prescription, q. Latin quater in die). Translates into: Take one tablet by mouth (po) four times a day (qid), after meals (pc) and at bedtime (hs). Good Morning, I´d like know entire extension for "bid" (USA). I saw in medical prescription about drug dose. Similar is "tid" that I translated as.
PO r Maalox Plus: 2–4 tabs PO q. Misoprostol: 100–200 mg. PEDS – Diarrhea: 1 cap PO initially, then 1⁄2 cap PO after each unformed stool. Not recommended foryoungerthan 2yo, 1.
Abbreviations Commonly Used in Dosage. Term po susp pm tab cap q bid tid qid by mouth (or orally) suspension as needed tablet capsule every. Erythromycin 333 mg 1 tab po qid X 10 days. Over the 10-day period. For the prescription: 2 tab po q. X 2D How many tablets will need.
Doxycycline 100 mg PO BID for 7d or. Clindamycin 300mg PO QID for 7-10 days (if anaphylaxis to penicillin). Acetaminophen 120 mg po q4h PRN for Pain or for Temperature of above. Ordered: Potassium Chloride15 mEq po qid.
Percutaneous Endoscopic gastrostomy. Per Oral (i.e. oral by mouth).
Timely conversion from intravenous (IV) to oral (PO) antimicrobial therapy is effective for. Cloxacillin 500 mg PO QID one hour before or two.