Nozia Injection 2ml

Vomitting/Emesis Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

NOZIA contains Ramosetron which belongs to a class of medicines known as serotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonist. It is used for the treatment of nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy. This medicine is also indicated in the treatment of diarrhea for predominantly irritable bowel syndrome in males and for the management of postoperative nausea and vomiting. This medicine selectively blocks serotonin receptors (5-HT3) which plays an essential role in vomiting, serotonin-induced bradycardic reflex and peristalsis. The pharmacological action of this medicine is sustained and potent.

NOZIA blocks the action serotonin, a chemical messenger in the brain that may cause nausea and vomiting during chemotherapy or after surgery. A person with diarrhea predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-D) experiences frequent diarrhea accompanied with abdominal pain. Before receiving this medicine, tell your doctor if you have liver, kidney or heart problems, pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers. The common side effects are bloating, abdominal pain and constipation.

USES OF NOZIA

Used to treat and manage,

  • diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome
  • nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy
  • postoperative nausea and vomiting

HOW NOZIA WORKS

NOZIA blocks the action of serotonin, a chemical messenger in the brain that may cause nausea and vomiting during chemotherapy or after surgery.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

NOZIA should be only given by a doctor or nurse. Your healthcare provider will administer the right dose.

SIDE EFFECTS OF NOZIA

COMMON

  • bloating
  • abdominal pain
  • constipation

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Abdominal pain:

Place a warm bottle or heated bag on your abdomen. Soak in a warm bath. Drink plenty of clear fluids and water.

Constipation:

Add fruits, vegetables whole grains and other high-fiber foods to your normal diet.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

NOZIA should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor for advice.

BREASTFEEDING

NOZIA is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

ALLERGY

Tell your doctor if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Ramosetron.

OTHERS

Inform your doctor if you have or had,

  • constipation predominant irritable bowel syndrome
  • inflammatory bowel syndrome
  • infectious enteritis
  • colitis
  • colon cancer

INTERACTIONS

Inform your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription or the following,

  • CYP1A2 inhibitors
  • MAOIs, anti-psychotics, tricyclic anti-depressant drugs
  • phenothiazines
  • anti-cholinergics
  • opioid narcotics

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Ramosetron hydrochloride
Pharmacological Category :   Serotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonist
Therapeutic Indication :   Diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome, Nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Injection

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT NOZIA

What are the side effects of NOZIA?

The common side effects are bloating, abdominal pain and constipation. If this reaction persists, consult your doctor for advice.

Is NOZIA safe?

It is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as directed by the doctor.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi MD. Anti-emetic, prokinetic and digestant drugs. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology 7thed. New Delhi, May 2013. Page – 669.

2. Qingqing Qi, Yan Zhang, Feixue Chen, Xiuli Zuo & Yanqing Li. Ramosetron for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials: BMC Gastroenterology, Jan 08, 2018; [Accessed Jan 02, 2021] https://bmcgastroenterol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12876-017-0734-2

3. Toshimi Chiba, Kazunari Yamamoto, Shoko Sato, and Kazuyuki Suzuki. Long-term efficacy and safety of ramosetron in the treatment of diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome, July 25, 2013; [Accessed Jan 02, 2021] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3728153/#:~:text=3%2C4%20Ramosetron%2C%20a%20potent,patients%20suffering%20from%20IBS%2DD.

4. Jayesh J. Sanmukhani, Prafulla Pawar, and Ravindra Mittal. Ramosetron hydrochloride for the prevention of cancer chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting: The Indian experience: South Asian journal of cancer. 2014 Apr-Jun; [Accessed Jan 02, 2021] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4014645/

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Ingredient
    RAMOSETRON HYDROCHLORIDE 300MCG
    Hsn Code
    30049039
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Nozia Injection 2ml

Nozia Injection 2ml Mkt: Cadila Healthcare Ltd (Zydus)

M.R.P.: Rs.60.72
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