Ondansetron 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.
Lavron 2mg Oral Drops starts working within half an hour to 2 hours. It dissolves rapidly into the bloodstream and starts showing its effect.
Q. What are the side effects of Lavron 2mg Oral Drops?
The most common side effects of Lavron 2mg Oral Drops are constipation, diarrhea, fatigue and headache. However, these are usually not bothersome and resolve on their own after some time. Consult your doctor if these persist or worry you.
Q. When should you take Lavron 2mg Oral Drops?
Lavron 2mg Oral Drops should be taken with a full glass of water, with or without food. It should be used exactly as per the dose and duration advised by the doctor. Usually, the first dose of Lavron 2mg Oral Drops is taken before the start of your surgery, chemotherapy or radiation treatment.
Q. Is Lavron 2mg Oral Drops a steroid?
No, Lavron 2mg Oral Drops is an antiemetic and not a steroid. Lavron 2mg Oral Drops is a selective 5-HT3 receptor antagonist. It is prescribed for the prevention and treatment of nausea and vomiting which is commonly observed after surgery or due to cancer chemotherapy.
Q. Does Lavron 2mg Oral Drops work for seasickness?
No, Lavron 2mg Oral Drops does not work for seasickness. This is because Lavron 2mg Oral Drops has very little effect on the nausea associated with motion sickness.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 5th Aug 2021. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.