Torex Synergy dosage codes

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These shortcuts can be used in the medication dosage box

First character Meaning Second character Meaning
1 Take one 1 Daily
2 Take two 2 Twice daily
3 Take three 3 3 times/day
4 Take four 4 4 times/day
5 Take five 5 5 times/day
6 Take six 6 Every 4 hours
7 Take seven 7 Every 3 hours
8 Take eight 8 Every 2 hours
9 Take two stat 9 Hourly
a Apply a Then 1 daily
b 1.25 ml dose b Before breakfast
c Chew c Every 72 hours
d One drop d As directed
e Two drops e Every 8 hours
f 15 ml f Night and morning
g Inhale 1 dose g
h Half tablet h Every 4-6 hours
i Insert one i
j Insert two j
k Suck k
l 2.5ml l
m 1ml m Morning
n Inhale 2 doses n Night
o Insert one dose o Once daily
p One puff p When needed
q Two puffs q Day 12-26 cycle
r One 7g heaped teaspoon r
s One 5ml spoon s Every 6 hours
t Two 5ml spoon t Every 12 hours
u Use u
v Dissolve v Twice weekly
w Use 1 blister w Weekly
x Inject one x
y y
z Decreasing dosage z Early evening
Take 1 or 2 Morn, 1night
/ / Morn, 2 night
A 0.6ml
B Take 3 or 4
C Take 5ml
D Take 4 to 6
E Take 2 to 4
F 15g
G Half-one sach
H Insert 3-4
J 1-3 tablets
S 5-10ml
T 20ml

Dose Codes

When entering dosage codes, the following shortcuts will produce the associated directions on a prescription; all drugs usually have an automatic default dosage which, in most cases, will be what is required. However all dosage instructions can be changed using the following two-digit alphanumerics.

For example

24 = Take two, 4 times/day
uw = use weekly

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