Narfoz

Narfoz

ondansetron

Manufacturer:

Pharos
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ondansetron
Indications/Uses
Chemotherapy or radiation-induced nausea & vomiting. Prevention & treatment of post-op nausea & vomiting.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Prevention of post-op nausea & vomiting Initially 8 mg orally given 1 hr before anesth, followed by 8 mg orally 8 hrly or up to 16 hrly. Highly emetogenic chemotherapy Initially 8 mg slow IV or 15 min infusion immediately before chemotherapy, followed by 1 mg/hr for up to 24 hr or 2 further doses of 8 mg slow IV or 15 min infusion 4 hr apart. Both are then followed by 8 mg oral 12 hrly for 5 days. Less emetogenic chemotherapy 8 mg slow IV or 15 min infusion immediately before chemotherapy or 8 mg oral 1-2 hr before chemotherapy, followed by 8-mg tab 12 hrly for up to 5 days. Radiotherapy-induced nausea & vomiting 8 mg oral 8 hrly 1-2 hr before radiotherapy. Childn >4 yr 5 mg/m2 IV for 15 min, immediately hrly for 5 days. Patient w/ hepatic impairment Not >8 mg/day.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Constipation, headache, sedation, warm sensation in the head & epigastrium.
ATC Classification
A04AA01 - ondansetron ; Belongs to the class of serotonin (5HT3) antagonists. Used for the prevention of nausea and vomiting.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Narfoz syr 4 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
30 mL x 1's (Rp55,000.00/botol);60 mL x 1's (Rp80,000.00/botol)
Form
Narfoz inj 8 mg/4 mL
Packing/Price
5 × 1's (Rp302,500.00/boks)
Form
Narfoz film-coated tab 8 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 12's (Rp300,000.00/boks)
Form
Narfoz inj 4 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
5 × 1's (Rp126,500.00/boks)
Form
Narfoz film-coated tab 4 mg
Packing/Price
2 × 6's (Rp165,000.00/boks)
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