Vomceran

Vomceran

ondansetron

Manufacturer:

Kalbe Farma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ondansetron
Indications/Uses
Management of nausea & vomiting associated w/ chemo- & radiotherapy. Prevention of post-op nausea & vomiting.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Post-op nausea & vomiting: Prevention Initially 8 mg tab given 1 hr before anesth, followed by 8 mg every 8 hr for up to 16 hr. Treatment 4 mg as single dose by IM or slow IV inj. Highly emetogenic chemotherapy Adult Single dose of 8 mg by slow IV inj or 15 min infusion given immediately before chemotherapy, followed by a constant infusion of 1 mg/hr for up to 24 hr or by 2 further doses of 8 mg slow IV inj or 15 min infusion 4 hr apart. Regimen is followed by 8 mg 12 hrly for 5 days. Less emetogenic chemotherapy 8 mg slow IV inj or 15 min infusion immediately before chemotherapy, followed by 8 mg tab 12 hrly for 5 days Childn >4 yr 5 mg/mL IV over 15 min immediately before chemotherapy followed by 4 mg 12 hrly for 5 days. Radiotherapy 8 mg tab 3 times daily commencing 1-2 hr prior to first fraction of radiotherapy.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
Adverse Reactions
Headache, constipation, hot flushing in the head & epigastria, sedation & diarrhea.
ATC Classification
A04AA01 - ondansetron ; Belongs to the class of serotonin (5HT3) antagonists. Used for the prevention of nausea and vomiting.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Vomceran inj 4 mg/2 mL
Packing/Price
(amp) 5 × 1's (Rp145,000.00/boks)
Form
Vomceran syr 4 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's (Rp75,000.00/boks)
Form
Vomceran inj 8 mg/4 mL
Packing/Price
5 × 1's (Rp275,000.00/boks)
Form
Vomceran film-coated tab 8 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 10's (Rp198,000.00/boks)
Form
Vomceran film-coated tab 4 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 10's (Rp150,000.00/boks)
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