Medicine Overview of Mutem Syrup
Side effects of Mutem Syrup
Fatigue, Headache, Injection site allergic reaction, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Constipation.
How to use Mutem Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Mutem 2mg/5ml Syrup at a fixed time.
How Mutem Syrup works
Mutem 2mg/5ml syrup 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 Mutem Syrup
Expert advice for Mutem Syrup
- Take Mutem 30 minutes before your food.
- If you vomit within 30 minutes after taking the Mutem, take the same amount again. If vomiting continues, check with your doctor.
- If Mutem 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 Mutem if you are nauseous to swallow a tablet or capsule.
- If you are using Mutem 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.
Special precautions for Mutem 2mg/5ml Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Mutem 2mg/5ml Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Mutem 2mg/5ml Syrup is probably safe to use during lactatio+more
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Mutem 2mg/5ml Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Mutem 2mg/5ml Syrup is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Mutem 2mg/5ml Syrup is recommended.+more
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....
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.
There is limited information available on the use of Mutem+more
2mg/5ml Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Hytram 100mg Injection
If you miss a dose of Ondansetron, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Mutem 2mg/5ml Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Ondansetron
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 Mutem with omeprazole?
Mutem 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 Mutem. So, these two medicines can be taken together.
Substitutes for Mutem Syrup
Akumentis Healthcare Ltd
₹1.07/ml of Syrup
Vomisave 2mg/5ml Syrup
Eris Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
₹1.09/ml of Syrup
Periset 2mg/5ml Syrup
Ipca Laboratories Ltd
₹1.1/ml of Syrup
Ondem 2mg/5ml Syrup
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
₹1.11/ml of Syrup
Vomikind 2mg/5ml Syrup
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹1.11/ml of Syrup