Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule

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Composition for Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule

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Uses of Aprepitant

Aprepitant is used in vomiting.
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Side effects of Aprepitant

Common

Headache, Dyspepsia, Fatigue, Increased liver enzymes, Decreased appetite, Constipation.

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How to use Aprepitant

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 Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule works

Aprepitant is an antiemetic medication. It inhibits the action of a chemical messenger in the brain that may cause vomiting, during the administration of cancer treatment drugs.
uses

Uses of Aprepitant

Aprepitant is used in vomiting.
uses

Side effects of Aprepitant

Common

Headache, Dyspepsia, Fatigue, Increased liver enzymes, Decreased appetite, Constipation.

uses

How to use Aprepitant

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 Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule works

Aprepitant is an antiemetic medication. It inhibits the action of a chemical messenger in the brain that may cause vomiting, during the administration of cancer treatment drugs.

In Depth Information on Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule

Expert advice for Aprepitant

  • Aprepitant can only prevent nausea and vomiting and is not used for its treatment. Do not start aprepitant if you are already having nausea or vomiting.
  • If you have liver disease, you may be monitored with liver function test regularly, as it may affect the breakdown of this medicine in your body.
  • You are advised to use another or additional non-hormonal form of birth control method during and after up to 2 months of using aprepitant, as certain hormonal birth control [e.g. birth control pills, skin patches, implants, and certain intrauterine devices (IUDs)] may not work adequately when taken along with aprepitant. 
  • Do not drive or use machinery while taking Aprepitant as it may make you feel dizzy and sleepy.

Expert advice for Aprepitant

  • Aprepitant can only prevent nausea and vomiting and is not used for its treatment. Do not start aprepitant if you are already having nausea or vomiting.
  • If you have liver disease, you may be monitored with liver function test regularly, as it may affect the breakdown of this medicine in your body.
  • You are advised to use another or additional non-hormonal form of birth control method during and after up to 2 months of using aprepitant, as certain hormonal birth control [e.g. birth control pills, skin patches, implants, and certain intrauterine devices (IUDs)] may not work adequately when taken along with aprepitant. 
  • Do not drive or use machinery while taking Aprepitant as it may make you feel dizzy and sleepy.
Warnings
Special precautions for Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule
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Alcohol
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during
lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy,
tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule is recommended.
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Liver
Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patie
nts with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Emvoid 125 mg/80 mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Aprepitant

Q. What are Aprepitant capsules/ what is Aprepitant used for?
Aprepitant is used in adults in combination with other medicines to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy (cancer treatment) or in some cases after a surgery
Q. How does Aprepitant work?
Aprepitant is an antiemetic that works by blocking the action of neurokinin, a natural substance in the brain that causes nausea and vomiting.

Frequently asked questions for Aprepitant

Q. What are Aprepitant capsules/ what is Aprepitant used for?
Aprepitant is used in adults in combination with other medicines to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy (cancer treatment) or in some cases after a surgery
Q. How does Aprepitant work?
Aprepitant is an antiemetic that works by blocking the action of neurokinin, a natural substance in the brain that causes nausea and vomiting.

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