What does DM stand for in pharmacy?

What does DM stand for in pharmacy?

Table 1: Common Medical Abbreviations

Abbreviation Meaning / Intended Meaning
DM diabetes mellitus
DO Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
DOB date of birth
DPT diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus

What does the SIG AC mean?

a.c. Before food, before meals.

What does SIG mean on Rx?

let it be labeled
Sig—Instructions That Go On the Prescription Label “Sig” is short for the Latin “signetur.” This means “let it be labeled.” You may see this on your prescription just before the directions. “Sig” tells the pharmacy what they should include on the drug’s label.

Is SIG a code?

Sig Abbreviations

Sig Code Expanation
as left ear
au each ear, both ears
AUD apply as directed
bid or b.i.d. twice a day

What does SOG stand for in pharmacy?

nitroglycerin. [ni″tro-glis´er-in] a chemical well known as an explosive but also having medical uses; it is a vasodilator and is used medically especially in the prophylaxis and treatment of angina pectoris. Called also glyceryl trinitrate.

What does order SIG mean?

After the recipe is the signature, the signature (Sig) gives the patient instructions on how to take the medication. For example, if you would like your patient to take one 650 mg tablet of acetaminophen every six hours, you would write “Take 1 tablet by mouth every six hours” or, using abbreviations, “1 tab PO q6h.”

What kind of doctor is a PMD?

Doctor of Primary Medicine
Doctor of Primary Medicine (PMD)

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What does SIG mean in medical terms?

The “Sig” is the directions to follow by the provider to the patient for a given medication. Below are listed the most common abbreviations that are used in the Sig. “Sig” is an abbreviation for the Latin word “signetur,” which means “let it be labeled.”

What does DS mean in Sigsig?

Sig Abbreviations Sig Code Expanation DM dextromethorphan DR delayed release DS double strength DV daily value

What does DMDM mean in medical terms?

DM. Dextromethorphan. Medical, Pharmacology, Chemotherapy. Medical, Pharmacology, Chemotherapy. 1. DM. Dextromethorphan Hydrobromide. Medical, Biochemistry, Pharmacology. Medical, Biochemistry, Pharmacology.