What is Ondansetron?
Ondansetron Injection is a medicine that is used for the treatment of Nausea And Vomiting Caused By Chemotherapy Or Radiotherapy and other conditions.
Ondansetron Injection contains Ondansetron as an active ingredient.
Ondansetron Injection works by works on small intestine and brain that controls vomiting or nausea.
Detailed information related to Ondansetron Injection's uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Ondansetron Injection Uses
Ondansetron Injection is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Nausea And Vomiting Caused By Chemotherapy Or Radiotherapy
Ondansetron Injection Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Ondansetron Injection improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
- Works on small intestine and brain that controls vomiting or nausea.
Ondansetron Injection Composition and Active Ingredients
Ondansetron Injection is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Please note that this medicine may be available in various strengths for each active ingredient listed above.
Ondansetron Injection Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Ondansetron Injection. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Uneven Heartbeats
- Low Blood Pressure Leading To Fainting Or Dizziness
- Unusual Body Movements Or Shaking
- Changes To Results Of Some Liver Function Tests
Ondansetron Injection Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not chew or crush the tablets
- Do not take double dose for making up forgotten dose
- Do not use if you are allergic to omeprazole