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M-Set 2mg Injection


Overview

Introduction of M-Set Injection

M-Set 2mg Injection is a prescription medicine used alone or in combination with other medicines to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy and radiotherapy and after surgery. It works by blocking certain chemical in the brain that triggers nausea or vomiting.

M-Set 2mg Injection is administered under the supervision of healthcare professional and take it as advised by doctor only. Remember you should not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor. You should avoid heavy meals throughout the day and drink water sip by sip to achieve better results.

This medicine has very less or minimal side effects but it may cause headache and injection site pain. It may cause constipation, so it is better to take plenty of fluids while taking this medicine.

Uses of M-Set Injection

M-Set Injection side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Injection site pain

How to use M-Set Injection

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

How M-Set Injection works

M-Set 2mg 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.

M-Set Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with M-Set 2mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
M-Set 2mg 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.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
M-Set 2mg 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
M-Set 2mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
M-Set 2mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of M-Set 2mg 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 M-Set 2mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of M-Set Injection?

If you miss a dose of M-Set 2mg 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.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed M-Set 2mg Injection for prevention of nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy, radiotherapy and after surgery.
  • Unlike some other nausea medicines, the side effects for M-Set 2mg 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 M-Set 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): Zosert
MODERATE
Brand(s): Kopram, Ecit, Escnx
MODERATE
Brand(s): Flotin, Serodep, Fluxen
MODERATE
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to M-Set

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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.
I m in 5th week of pregnancy feeling dizziness n nausea several times of a day is it normal or take any precautions or medicine
Dr. Megha Tuli
Gynaecologist
Hi PATIENT on your good news! Yes nausea and mild vomiting and dizziness is common in early pregnancy. Please maintain a good hydration. Take plenty of fluids during the day. If vomiting is too much you must see a doctor. All the best.
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FAQs

Q. What is Emset/ondem/Vomikind/Zafran/ Ranidom used for?

Emset/Ondem/Vomikind/Zafran are some of the brand names of ondansetron, which is used to treat nausea and vomiting. Ranidom is a brand containing the active ingredient Esomeprazole, which is used to treat acidity

Q. Can I take ondansetron for nausea/vomiting/stomach flu/food poisoning/motion sickness/diarrhea/pain?

Ondansetron can be taken for nausea, vomiting or motion sickness if prescribed by your doctor. It is not used to treat food poisoning, pain or stomach flu

Q. Can I take ondansetron with Tylenol/Pepto bismol/azithromycin/ xanax/ vicodin/ oxycodone/ hydrocodone?

There is no evidence of interaction of ondansetron with Tylenol (paracetamol)/Pepto bismol (bismuth salicylate)/azithromycin/ Xanax (alprazolam)/ Vicodin (aspirin and hydrocodone)/oxycodone/hydrocodone. However, please consult your doctor before use

Q. Can ondansetron make you sleepy?

Ondansetron may cause sleepiness/dizziness. If you notice such symptoms, please consult your doctor

Q. Does ondansetron contain acetaminophen/aspirin/penicillin?

No. Ondansetron is by itself a chemical compound. It does not contain acetaminophen, aspirin or penicillin

Q. Is ondansetron antibiotic/anti-histaminic/sulfa drug?

No. Ondansetron is not an anti-biotic, sulfa drug or an anti-histaminic. It is an anti-emetic drug used to treat nausea and vomiting

Q. Is Emeset safe for infants/toddlers?

Emeset should not be used in infants/toddlers unless prescribed by the doctor

Q. Is Ondansetron an OTC drug?

No. Ondansetron is a prescription drug. It is not available over the counter

Q. Is ondansetron a controlled substance?

No. Ondansetron is not a controlled substance.

Q. Q. Can I take M-Set with omeprazole?

M-Set is an anti-emetic medicine which helps in relieving nausea (feeling sick) or vomiting. No harmful effects have been seen when omeprazole is used with M-Set. So, these two medicines can be taken together.

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References
  1. Sharkey KA, Wallace JL. Treatment of Disorders of Bowel Motility and Water Flux; Anti-Emetics; Agents Used in Biliary and Pancreatic Disease. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. pp. 1341-42.
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