GRANIREX INJECTION

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Bennet Pharmaceuticals Limited

Composition for GRANIREX NA INJECTION

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Primarily used for

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₹16.0/injection
1 ML in 1 vial
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Substitutes for GRANIREX

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of GRANIREX INJECTION

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Uses of GRANIREX INJECTION

Granirex injection is used in the treatment and prevention of nausea and vomiting.
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Side effects of GRANIREX INJECTION

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Fatigue, Headache, Injection site allergic reaction, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Constipation.

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How to use GRANIREX INJECTION

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

How GRANIREX INJECTION works

Granirex injection inhibits the action of serotonin, a chemical messenger that can trigger nausea and vomiting.

In Depth Information on GRANIREX INJECTION

Expert advice for GRANIREX INJECTION

  • Take Granisetron 30 minutes before your food.
  • If you vomit within 30 minutes after taking the Granisetron, take the same amount again. If vomiting continues, check with your doctor.
  • If Granisetron 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 Granisetron if you are nauseous to swallow a tablet or capsule.
  • If you are using Granisetron 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for GRANIREX INJECTION
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Granirex injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Granirex injection is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
SAFE
There is no interaction between driving and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Kidney
SAFE
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consumi
ng this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
TRAMAZAC HP 50MG INJECTION, BENADRYL DR DRY COUGH ACTIVE RELIEF SYRUP, HYTRAM 100MG INJECTION, POSTADOL 100MG INJECTION

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Granisetron, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for GRANIREX NA INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Granisetron

Q. What is granisetron/granisetron hcl used for?
Granisetron is used to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting due to cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy
Q. How does granisetron work?
Granisetron works by inhibiting a natural substance (serotonin) in the body that is responsible for causing nausea and vomiting.