Q.o.d. | definition of q.o.d. by Medical dictionary
q.o.d. The JCAHO directs that every other day be written in full, because q.o.d. can easily be misread as q.i.d.
Every other day.
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In nude mice, small U373MG tumor xenografts completely regressed in most animals after five intratumoral injections of 1 mg of [DT.sub.390]IL13 q.o.d.
for five doses .
Anticipate, however, a few quizzical phone calls from pharmacies when a patient first submits a prescription for q.o.d.
or QD ** Every day Mistaken as q.i.d., especially if the period after the "q" or the tail of the "q" is misunderstood as an "i" qhs Nightly at bedtime Mistaken as "qhr" or every hour qn Nightly or at bedtime Mistaken as "qh" (every hour) q.o.d.
or QOD ** Every other day Mistaken as "q.d." (daily) or "q.i.d.