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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1 ml in 1 vial
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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

Common

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 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 Granirex Injection

Expert advice for Granirex Injection

  • Take Granirex 30 minutes before your food.
  • If you vomit within 30 minutes after taking the Granirex, take the same amount again. If vomiting continues, check with your doctor.
  • If Granirex 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 Granirex if you are nauseous to swallow a tablet or capsule.
  • If you are using Granirex 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.
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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
Granirex Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Granirex Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Granirex Injection is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Granirex Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Granirex Injection is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Granirex Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Prd 50mg Tablet MD, Tramazac HP 50mg 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

Granirex is used to prevent and treat nausea and vomiting due to cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy
Granirex works by inhibiting a natural substance (serotonin) in the body that is responsible for causing nausea and vomiting.

Substitutes for Granirex

No substitutes found for this medicine
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