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Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection


Overview

Introduction of Pasetron Injection

Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection is a prescription medicine used 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.

Pasetron 0.25 mg 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. It can also cause constipation or diarrhea, so it is better to take plenty of fluids while taking this medicine. Dizziness and sleepiness may also occur, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you.

Uses of Pasetron Injection

Pasetron Injection side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Constipation

How to use Pasetron Injection

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

How Pasetron Injection works

Pasetron 0.25 mg 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.

Pasetron Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Pasetron 0.25 mg 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
Pasetron 0.25 mg 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
UNSAFE
Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection is recommended.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with liver disease. No dose adjustment of Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection is recommended.

What if you miss a dose of Pasetron Injection?

If you miss a dose of Pasetron 0.25 mg 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 Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection for prevention of nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy, radiotherapy and after surgery.
  • Unlike some other nausea medicines, the side effects for Pasetron 0.25 mg Injection are relatively mild.
  • It comes in many different forms that you don't have to swallow, such as a film that goes on the tongue or a dissolving pill.
  • It is fast-acting and starts working within 30 minutes.
  • If you vomit within one hour of taking a dose, take another dose.
  • Avoid heavy meals and try eating small nourishing snacks throughout the day. Also, sip water regularly to help avoid dehydration.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Pasetron 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): Kopram, Ecit, Escnx
MODERATE
Brand(s): Flotin, Serodep, Fluxen
MODERATE
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
MODERATE
Brand(s): Zosert
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Pasetron

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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.
Suggest treatment for pregnancy nausea vomiting, even after taking doxinate od
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Take Syp vomitab 10 ml twice before meal, of Charak company
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FAQs

Q. What is Pasetron HCl?

Pasetron hydrochloride or Pasetron is a serotonin (5HT3) antagonist

Q. What is it used for?

Palonosetron hydrochloride or palonosetron is a serotonin (5HT3) antagonist used to prevent moderate to severe nausea and vomiting induced by cancer chemotherapy. It may also be used to prevent nausea and vomiting for up to 24 hours following a surgery (postoperative nausea and vomiting)

Q. How does Pasetron work?

Pasetron belongs to a class of antiemetic medications called serotonin (5HT3) antagonists. It binds to special sites called serotonin 5HT3 receptors and blocks the action of serotonin, a naturally released chemical in the body that triggers nausea and vomiting.

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References
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