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Grandem 1 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Grandem Injection

Grandem Injection side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Weakness
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea

How to use Grandem Injection

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

How Grandem Injection works

Grandem 1 mg 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.

Grandem Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Grandem 1 mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Grandem 1 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Grandem 1 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Grandem 1 mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Grandem 1 mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Grandem 1 mg Injection is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Grandem 1 mg Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Grandem Injection?

If you miss a dose of Grandem 1 mg 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.
Grandem 1 mg Injection
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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Grandem 1 mg Injection for prevention of nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy, radiotherapy and after surgery.
  • Unlike some other nausea medicines, the side effects for Grandem 1 mg Injection are relatively mild.
  • It comes in many different forms that you don't have to swallow, such as a film that goes on the tongue or a dissolving pill.
  • It is fast-acting and starts working within 30 minutes.
  • If you vomit within one hour of taking a dose, take another dose.
  • Avoid heavy meals and try eating small nourishing snacks throughout the day. Also, sip water regularly to help avoid dehydration.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Grandem with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Tremash, Tropidol, Dolfi
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Flotin, Serodep, Fluxen
MODERATE
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zosert
MODERATE
Brand(s): Kopram, Ecit, Escnx
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Grandem

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Loose motion, vomiting( 1time),nausea & fever since morning. Pl. Suggest medicines
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hi, Welcome To 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney. Take a combination of Pantoprazole and Domperidone. Drink plenty of fluids. Take fresh curd in diet.
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.
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FAQs

Q. What is Grandem/Grandem hcl used for?

Grandem is used to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting due to cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy

Q. How does Grandem work?

Grandem works by inhibiting a natural substance (serotonin) in the body that is responsible for causing nausea and vomiting.

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References
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  3. Drugs.com. Granisetron Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings. [Accessed 28 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Mercantile Chamber, 3rd Floor, 12, J.N. Heredia Marg, Ballard Estate, Mumbai – 400 001, India.
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Grandem 1mg Injection. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
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