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Setron 2 mg Injection

Taurus Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Composition for Setron 2 mg Injection

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Setron 2 mg Injection

MRP
34.9
4 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Setron Injection

Uses of Setron Injection

Setron 2 mg Injection is used in the treatment and prevention of nausea and vomiting.

Setron Injection side effects

Common

Side Effects of Setron are Headache, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Constipation, Injection site pain.

How to use Setron Injection

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

How Setron Injection works

Setron 2 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.

In Depth Information on Setron Injection

Expert advice for Setron Injection

  • Take Setron 2 mg Injection 30 minutes before your food.
  • If you vomit within 30 minutes after taking the Setron 2 mg Injection, take the same amount again. If vomiting continues, check with your doctor.
  • If Setron 2 mg Injection 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 Setron 2 mg Injection if you are nauseous to swallow a tablet or capsule.
  • If you are using Setron 2 mg Injection 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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Setron Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Setron Injection
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Setron 2 mg 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.
Lactation
Setron 2 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Setron 2 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Setron 2 mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Setron 2 mg 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
There is limited information available on the use of Setron 2 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Setron Injection?uses

If you miss a dose of Setron 2 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Setron Injection

Frequently asked questions about 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 Setron with omeprazole?
Setron 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 Setron. So, these two medicines can be taken together.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Setron with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Setron with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Setron with Nalbuphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Nalfy, Nacphin, Ruffy
Setron with Dextropropoxyphene
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dextropropoxyphene: Parvodex
Setron with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Setron with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Acidion, Dionindon
Setron with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine, Dolowin Old
Setron with Codeine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Codeine: Acicod, Montokuf, Codine Sulphate, Codeine Phosphate, Markodin
Setron with Morphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Morphine: Morphitroy, Morcontin, Morcon
Setron with Fluvoxamine
MODERATE
Setron with Dapoxetine
MODERATE
Setron with Citalopram
MODERATE
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