Vometraz

Vometraz

ondansetron

Manufacturer:

Dexa Medica
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Ondansetron
Indications/Uses
Management of nausea & vomiting caused by chemotherapy & radiotherapy & operation. Prevention & treatment of post-op nausea & vomiting (inj).
Dosage/Direction for Use
Post-op nausea & vomiting FC tab Initially 8 mg 1 hr prior to anesth followed by 2 doses of 8 mg at 8 hrly intervals. Inj 4 mg IM as a single dose or slow IV inj. Prevention of nausea & vomiting due to chemotherapy Adult Highly emetogenic chemotherapy (eg, cisplatin) Initially 8 mg slow IV for 15 min prior to chemotherapy followed by 1 mg/hr continuous infusion for <24 hr or 2 inj of 8 mg slow IV or infusion w/in 15 min prior to chemotherapy then at 4-hr interval. Alternatively 8 mg orally twice daily for up to 5 days. Less emetogenic chemotherapy (eg, cyclospamide) 8 mg slow IV or infusion w/in 15 min prior to chemotherapy followed by 8 mg orally twice daily for <5 days. Nausea & vomiting caused by radiotherapy FC tab 8 mg 3 times daily 1-2 hr prior to radiotherapy Childn >4 yr 5 mg/m2 IV 15 min prior to chemotherapy, followed by 4 mg orally every 12 hr for <5 days. Patients w/ moderate to severe liver impairment Max: 8 mg daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
1st trimester of pregnancy. Lactation. Childn <2 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, constipation, warmth sensation in the head & epigastrium, 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
Vometraz inj 2 mg/mL
Packing/Price
(amp) 2 mL x 2 × 1's (Rp44,000/boks, Rp22,500/ampul);4 mL x 2 × 1's (Rp80,000/boks, Rp40,000/ampul)
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Form
Vometraz FC tab 4 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 10's
Form
Vometraz FC tab 8 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 10's
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