NAUSET 4mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet 10's

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INTRODUCTION

NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET contains Ondansetron, which belongs to a group of medicines called Anti-emetics. It is used to treat and prevent nausea and vomiting induced by chemotherapy or radiotherapy. NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET is also used after surgeries (operation) to prevent nausea and vomiting.

Before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET, inform your doctor if you have severe constipation, heart or liver problems, imbalance with the levels of salts in the blood, such as potassium, sodium and magnesium or if you have been scheduled for any surgery.

NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET is not recommended for use during pregnancy. This medicine may pass through the breast milk hence it is not recommended during breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

The dose of NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET will depends on the age, body weight and disease condition of your child. Dosage adjustment is not required in elderly patients, hence consult your doctor before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET.

The most common side effects of taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET includes headache, flushing and constipation. Consult your doctor if any of these above symptoms gets worse.

USES OF NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET

  • Used to treat and prevent nausea and vomiting induced by chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgery

HOW NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET WORKS

NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET is a serotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonist (specific chemical receptor) which works by blocking serotonin receptors in CTZ chemoreceptor trigger zone (zone in the brain that is responsible for causing nausea and vomiting).

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always use NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET as advised by your physician. Do not handle the medicine with wet hands. Put it in your mouth and do not swallow it. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET

COMMON

  • headache
  • flushing (feeling of warmth)
  • constipation

UNCOMMON

  • uncontrolled body movements along with upward rolling movement of the eyeballs
  • fits (seizures)
  • irregular heartbeat (fast or slow)
  • chest pain
  • fainting or feeling dizzy (low blood pressure)
  • hiccups

RARE

  • visual disturbances like blurred vision
  • effects of heart rhythms resulting in feeling lightheaded or loss of consciousness

Stop taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET and contact your doctor if you experience any of the following side effects:  

  • sudden wheezing and chest pain or tightness
  • swelling of eyelids, face, lips, mouth or tongue
  • skin rash, red spots or lumps under your skin (hives) or anywhere on the body

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Headache:

Take rest. Have good amount of sleep. Have a balanced diet and at regular intervals. Add more fluids to your diet. Drink plenty of water to replenish water stores.

Constipation:

Eat plenty of fibre rich foods such as fresh fruits, vegetables, and cereals. Drink water and exercise regularly. Contact your doctor if constipation persists.

Dizziness:

Lie down until the dizziness passes and get up slowly. Do not bend down suddenly. Get a lot of rest. Walk slowly and carefully. Take plenty of fluids. Avoid drinking coffee, alcohol, or smoking. Consult your doctor if the condition persists for long or gets worsened.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET is generally not recommended for use during pregnancy unless considered clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET.

BREASTFEEDING

NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women as it may pass through the breast milk. Consult your doctor before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any machines if you feel dizzy or uneasy after taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET.

LIVER

NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver problems. Consult your doctor before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET.

ALLERGY

Do not take NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET if you are allergic to Ondansetron, granisetron or palonosetron or to any other ingredients of this medicine.

HEART DISEASE

NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET should be used with caution in patients with heart diseases such as uneven heartbeats (arrhythmias) or congestive heart failure. Consult your doctor before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET.

OTHERS

Before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET, inform your doctor if you:

  • have a blockage in your gut
  • have problems with the levels of salts in the blood (such as potassium, sodium and magnesium)
  • are intolerant to some sugars (Ex. lactose intolerance)  

Use in pediatrics:

Your doctor will give the right dose of NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET depends on your child’s age, body weight and disease condition. Consult your doctor before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET.

Use in geriatrics:

Dosage adjustment is not required in elderly patients, hence consult your doctor before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug Interactions:

Before taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET, inform your doctor, if you are taking any of the following medicine:

  • apomorphine (used to treat Parkinson’s disease)
  • medicines used to treat epilepsy (Ex. phenytoin, carbamazepine)
  • medicines used to treat lung infections like Tuberculosis (Ex. rifampicin)
  • tramadol, methadone (medicine used to provide relief from pain)
  • medicines used for psychotic disorders (Ex. haloperidol)
  • medicines used to treat heart problems such as abnormal heart beats (Ex. amiodarone) and/or high blood pressure (Ex. atenolol, timolol)
  • cancer medicines (Ex. doxorubicin, daunorubicin, monoclonal, trastuzumab) 
  • erythromycin, ketoconazole (used to treat infections)
  • medicines used to treat depression and anxiety (ex. fluoxetine, paroxetine, sertraline, fluvoxamine, citalopram, venlafaxine, duloxetine escitalopram)

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally takes too much of NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Ondansetron
Pharmacological Category :   Serotonin antagonist
Therapeutic Indication :   Nausea and Vomiting in patients (undergoing chemotherapy, radiotherapy, surgery)
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Injection, Dispersible Tablet, Syrup, Suspension, Oral strips, Lozenges, Pastille

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep the medicine out of reach in children
  • Store NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET

Q: Is NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET a chemo drug?

A: No, it is not a chemo drug. It belongs to a group of medicines called serotonin antagonists and used to treat side effects caused due to chemotherapy.

Q: Is NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET safe in pregnancy?

A: NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnancy unless clearly necessary as it is not known whether it may cause harm to the unborn baby. Contact your doctor before taking.

Q: What NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET is used for?

A: NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET is used to treat nausea and vomiting caused by medical treatments like chemotherapy, radiotherapy or surgery.

Q: For how long should you take NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET?

A: Your doctor will advise you on how long you should continue to take NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET. Consult your doctor from time to time to review your treatment and assess your symptoms.

Q: What happens if you take more NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET than your required dose?

A: If you or anyone else accidentally takes too much of NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital.

Q: What side effects are seen with NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET?

A: The most common side effects of taking NAUSET 4MG ORALLY DISINTEGRATING TABLET are headaches, flushing (feeling of warmth), constipation. Consult your doctor if above side effects got worse.

REFERENCES

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3. Koland M, Sandeep V, Charyulu N. Fast Dissolving Sublingual Films of Ondansetron Hydrochloride: Effect of Additives on in vitro Drug Release and Mucosal Permeation. J Young Pharm. 2010 Jul;2(3):216-22. [Accessed on 29 September 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2964757/

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NAUSET 4mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet 10's

NAUSET 4mg Orally Disintegrating Tablet 10's Mkt: Themis Medicare Ltd

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