What is Emeset?
Emeset Injection is used for Nausea And Vomiting Caused By Chemotherapy Or Radiotherapy and other conditions.Emeset Injection contains Ondansetron as an active ingredient.Emeset Injection works by works on small intestine and brain that controls vomiting or nausea.
What are the uses of Emeset?
Nausea And Vomiting Caused By Chemotherapy Or Radiotherapy
Nausea is an uneasy or unsettled feeling in the stomach together with an urge to vomit. Nausea and vomiting, or throwing up, are not diseases. They can be symptoms of many different conditions. These include morning sickness during pregnancy, infections, migraine headaches, motion sickness, food poisoning, cancer chemotherapy or other medicines.
For vomiting in children and adults, avoid solid foods until vomiting has stopped for at least six hours. Then work back to a normal diet. Drink small amounts of clear liquids to avoid dehydration.
Nausea and vomiting are common. Usually, they are not serious. You should see a doctor immediately if you suspect poisoning or if you have
- Vomited for longer than 24 hours
- Blood in the vomit
- Severe abdominal pain
- Headache and stiff neck
What are the side-effects of Emeset Injection?
- Uneven Heartbeats
- Low Blood Pressure Leading To Fainting Or Dizziness
- Unusual Body Movements Or Shaking
- Changes To Results Of Some Liver Function Tests
- Feeling Of Warmth Or Flushing
- Chest Pain
- Part Of The Upper Abdomen Immediately Over The Stomach
- Rare Allergic Reactions
- Urinary Retention
Emeset Injection – Precautions & How to Use
Before using this drug, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Do not chew or crush the tablets
- Do not take double dose for making up forgotten dose
- Do not use if you are allergic to omeprazole
Emeset Injection – Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Emeset Injection may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Emeset Injection may interact with the following drugs and products:
- Other CYP3A4 inducers
Emeset Injection Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Emeset Injection is a contraindication. In addition, Emeset Injection should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Gastric malignancy
- Impairment renal and hepatic functions