Medicine Overview of Aloxy Capsule
Side effects of Aloxy Capsule
Fatigue, Headache, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Injection site allergic reaction, Constipation.
How to use Aloxy Capsule
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Aloxy Capsule at a fixed time.
How Aloxy Capsule works
Aloxy capsule is an antiemetic (anti-nausea medicine). It inhibits the action of serotonin, a chemical messenger that can trigger nausea and vomiting.
In Depth Information on Aloxy Capsule
Expert advice for Aloxy Capsule
- Take Aloxy 30 minutes before your food.
- If you vomit within 30 minutes after taking the Aloxy, take the same amount again. If vomiting continues, check with your doctor.
- If Aloxy is used for a short duration, for e.g. 6 -10 days, the risk of side-effects is minimal (well-tolerated).
- You can use oral disintegrating film/strip (medicated strip that dissolves when comes in contact with a wet surface) form of the Aloxy if you are nauseous to swallow a tablet or capsule.
- If you are using Aloxy in the form of oral disintegrating film/strip:
- Make sure your hands are dry.
- Immediately place the film/strip on the top of the tongue.
- The film/strip will dissolve in seconds and you can swallow it with your saliva.
- You do not need to drink water or other liquids to swallow the film/strip.
Special precautions for Aloxy Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Aloxy Capsule is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Aloxy Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Lim+more
ited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Aloxy Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or dec+more
rease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Aloxy Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease+more
. No dose adjustment of Aloxy Capsule is recommended....
Aloxy Capsule is safe to use in patients with liver disease.+more
No dose adjustment of Aloxy Capsule is recommended....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Tramatech 100mg Injection
If you miss a dose of Palonosetron, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Aloxy NA Capsule
Frequently asked questions for Palonosetron
Aloxy hydrochloride or Aloxy is a serotonin (5HT3) antagonist
Q. What is it used for?
Palonosetron hydrochloride or palonosetron is a serotonin (5HT3) antagonist used to prevent moderate to severe nausea and vomiting induced by cancer chemotherapy. It may also be used to prevent nausea and vomiting for up to 24 hours following a surgery (postoperative nausea and vomiting)
Aloxy belongs to a class of antiemetic medications called serotonin (5HT3) antagonists. It binds to special sites called serotonin 5HT3 receptors and blocks the action of serotonin, a naturally released chemical in the body that triggers nausea and vomiting.
Substitutes for Aloxy
No substitutes found for this medicine