Ondansetron hydrochloride tablets and ondansetron orally disintegrating tablets are contraindicated for patients known to have hypersensitivity to the drug.
However, on the basis of available data, no dosage adjustment for ondansetron is recommended for patients on these drugs.
The dose for CINV can be calculated based on body surface area BSA or weight see below. A case-control study evaluating associations between several common non-cardiac malformations and multiple antiemetic drugs reported an association between maternal use of ondansetron and isolated cleft palate reported adjusted OR 2.
Inform your doctor if your condition does not improve or if it worsens. For single high-dose fraction radiotherapy to the abdomen 8 mg administered 1 to 2 hours before radiotherapy, with subsequent 8-mg doses every 8 hours after the first dose for 1 to 2 days after completion of radiotherapy. In addition to the adverse reactions listed above, the following adverse reactions have been described in the setting of ondansetron overdose Sudden blindness amaurosis of 2 to 3 minutes duration plus severe constipation occurred in one patient that was administered 72 mg of ondansetron intravenously as a single dose.
Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
Any patient treated with atypical antipsychotics should be monitored for symptoms of hyperglycemia including polydipsia, polyuria, polyphagia, and weakness.
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Effects of the treatments were monitored by biweekly measurements of tumor volume.
The FDA categorizes medications based on safety for use during pregnancy. Make sure you are using a client that supports TLSv1. However, it is less effective than aprepitant for reducing emesis and palonosetron for the incidence of PONV. The information contained herein is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or adverse effects.
Using dry hands, remove the strip and place it on your tongue.