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Dentron 2mg Injection


Overview

Introduction

Dentron 2mg Injection is an anti-emetic medicine commonly used to control nausea and vomiting due to certain medical conditions like stomach upset. It is also used to prevent nausea and vomiting caused due to any surgery, cancer drug therapy, or radiotherapy.

Dentron 2mg Injection will not relieve other side effects associated with cancer treatments. It is given under the supervision of doctor and may be used alone or with other medications. The dose you will be given depends on what you are taking it for, and your doctor will tell you what is appropriate.

The most common side effects of taking this medicine include injection site pain, headache and constipation. These symptoms should disappear when you stop taking the medicine but if they bother you or will not go away, your doctor may be able to suggest ways of preventing or reducing them.

Before taking this medicine, tell your doctor if you have heart or liver problems or a blockage in your stomach or intestines. Also tell your doctor about other drugs you are using, especially medicines to treat epilepsy, heart problems, cancer and depression. These may affect, or be affected by, this medicine. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, ask advice from your healthcare team.

Uses of Dentron Injection

Side effects of Dentron Injection

Common
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Injection site pain

How to use Dentron Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Dentron Injection works

Dentron 2mg Injection is an antiemetic medication. It works by blocking the action of a chemical messenger (serotonin) in the brain that may cause nausea and vomiting during anti-cancer treatment (chemotherapy) or after surgery.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Dentron 2mg Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Dentron 2mg Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Dentron 2mg Injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Dentron 2mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Dentron 2mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Dentron 2mg Injection is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease. Limited information is available in patients taking this medicine for more than one day.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Dentron 2mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Dentron Injection?

If you miss a dose of Dentron 2mg Injection, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Dentron 2mg Injection
₹14.5/ml of Injection
Xondmet 2mg Injection
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₹14.5/ml of Injection
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Vomital 2mg Injection
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₹3.94/ml of Injection
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Mondans 2mg Injection
Acinom Healthcare
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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Dentron 2mg Injection for prevention of nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy, radiotherapy and after surgery.
  • Unlike some other nausea medicines, the side effects for Dentron 2mg Injection are relatively mild.
  • It is given as an injection into veins or as drip under the supervision of a doctor.
  • Avoid heavy meals and try eating small nourishing snacks throughout the day. Also, sip water regularly to help avoid dehydration.
  • It may cause an application site reaction like redness, swelling, and pain. Consult with your doctor if it bothers you.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Dentron with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

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I m 11 weeks pregnant suggest me a healthy diet
Dr. Megha Tuli
Gynaecologist
Hi PATIENT to 1mgdoctors. Congratulation on the big new!At this point its fine whatever you take, as long you can keep it down. During early pregnancy the nausea, vomiting and the smells make it difficult to follow a specific diet.So for the time being eat whatever you like, apart from outside food, specially chinese. Also it would be good to avoid pineapples and papaya.
Suggest treatment for pregnancy nausea vomiting, even after taking doxinate od
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Take Syp vomitab 10 ml twice before meal, of Charak company
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References
  1. Sharkey KA, Wallace JL. Treatment of Disorders of Bowel Motility and Water Flux; Anti-Emetics; Agents Used in Biliary and Pancreatic Disease. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. pp. 1341-42.
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