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Facts and curios: some Latin terms used in prescribing

A handy translation of those Latin terms

A handy translation of those Latin terms

prn (pro re nata): when required

nocte: at night

mane: in the morning

bd (bis die): twice daily

od (omni die): daily

stat: immediately

tds (ter die sumendus): three times daily

qds (quater die sumendus): four times daily

qqh (quarta quaque hora): every four hours

ac (ante cibum): before food

pc (post cibum): after food

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