Emend 150Mg Injection
It works by blocking the body's natural substances or chemicals that cause these conditions. This is generally prescribed along with other antiemetic medications. Also note that this medication cannot treat the nausea and vomiting that may have already started.
Before you start using this medication, inform your doctor if:
- You are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- You are breastfeeding
- You have any known allergies
- You have liver issues
- You are currently using any other prescription or non-prescription drugs
The medication can treat the below provided problems:
Is It safe with alcohol?Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?This medication is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?This medication is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Does this affect kidney function?There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Does this affect liver function?There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
What is the onset of action?The action of this medication is initiated within 30 minutes after its administration.
How long is the duration of effect?The drug will remain active for about 16 hrs.
Are there any missed dose instructions?If you miss a dose of this medication, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
This medicine is a synthetic antiemetic agent that acts as a selective and high-affinity antagonist of human substance P/neurokinin 1 and prevents acute and delayed nausea and vomiting, usually associated with cancer chemotherapy.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
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Fosaprepitant- DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2019 [Cited 13 December 2019]. Available from:https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB06717
IVEMEND 150 mg powder for solution for infusion- EMC [Internet] medicines.org.uk. 2019 [Cited 13 December 2019]. Available from:https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/5947
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