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Isv 4mg Injection


Overview

Introduction

Isv 4mg 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.

Isv 4mg 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 Isv Injection

Side effects of Isv Injection

Common
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Injection site pain

How to use Isv Injection

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

How Isv Injection works

Isv 4mg 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 Isv 4mg Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Isv 4mg 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
Isv 4mg 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
Isv 4mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Isv 4mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Isv 4mg 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 Isv 4mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Isv Injection?

If you miss a dose of Isv 4mg 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.
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Quick Tips

  • You have been prescribed Isv 4mg Injection for prevention of nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy, radiotherapy and after surgery.
  • Unlike some other nausea medicines, the side effects for Isv 4mg 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 Isv with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Acicod, Montokuf, Codine Sulphate
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Parvodex
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nalfy, Nacphin, Ruffy
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Wintal
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

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Pranam respected sir my mother lossed weight rapidly.she hv loose motion with nausea and headaches.her gallbladder were removed by laparoscopic surgery last 3 year ago.doctor examine some test which was normal like blood glucose.(USG.X-RAY.BLOOD TEST URINE TEST)all reports attached in it.please sir suggest me best tretment for my mom.I am very disturb with this.
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Can give oflox OZ twice daily for 5 days Tab emeset 4mg for vomiting However weight and appetite loss warrant further investigation like CT abdomen and chest , thyroid profile , HbA1c , KFT LFT n may be some Tumor markers later
Me grand mother is suffering from vomiting and loose motion. So we gave her domstal 10 mg but immediately after giving she vomitted
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
give him injection Ondem 4mg
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