Prescription Abbreviations

Here's a list of abbreviations related to the Prescription terminology and jargon:



DMRDepolarizing muscular relaxant
DNDRPDanish National Database of Reimbursed Prescriptions
DNEDo Not Exceed
DOADrug Of Abuse
DOACDirect-Acting Oral Anticoagulants
DOTSdirectly observed therapy, short-course
DPDosage Profile
DPAPDelaware Prescription Assistance Program
DPISDry Powder Inhalers
drdrachm (=60 grains)
DRDoctor (may be a doctor or a dentist)
DRDelayed Release
DROT(AA)drotrecogin alfa (activated)
DTAPDiphtheria, Tetanus toxoids, and Acellular Pertussis vaccine
DTDDentur Tales Doses
DTwPdiphtheria and tetanus toxoids and whole cell vaccines
DUPDrug Use Profile
DWSCLDaily wear soft contact lenses
E-IUDemergency intrauterine device
E.O.M.Every Other Month
E4WEvery 4 Weeks
EAEmergency Assistant
ECEmergency contraception
ECPEmergency Contraception Pill