Ramosetron 5 mcg

IBSET Tablet 15's
Vomitting/Emesis Rx required
MRP ₹ 681.90
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Uses of Ramosetron

Ramosetron is used to treat nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy or surgical procedures and symptoms of IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) in adults.

Therapeutic Category

Ramosetron: 5-HT3 (Serotonin) receptor antagonists

How Ramosetron works

Ramosetron effectively prevents nausea and vomiting by blocking the serotonin 5-HT3 receptor present in the gastrointestinal mucosa. It also treats irritable bowel syndrome by inhibiting the 5-HT3 receptor present in the myenteric plexus (which regulates bowel's movement). 

Common side effects of Ramosetron

  • headache, dizziness
  • constipation

When to consult your doctor

Consult your doctor if you experience:

  • symptoms of ischemic colitis (such as abdominal pain and bloody stool) 

Health Tips for Ramosetron

  • Drink an adequate amount of water throughout the day to prevent dehydration, which can contribute to constipation
  • Maintain a healthy lifestyle by eating a balanced diet rich in fiber, and whole grains, engaging regular exercise and practising stress reduction techniques to improve overall digestive health
  • Avoid alcohol and smoking as these substances can worsen Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Do not drive or operate any machinery if you experience dizziness or drowsiness after using Ramosetron
  • Ramosetron is not recommended for use in pregnant and breastfeeding women