Zofran 8mg tablets are indicated for the management of nausea and vomiting induced by cytotoxic chemotherapy and radiotherapy.Place your order now
Zofran tablets are indicated for the prevention of post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONV). For treatment of established PONV, administration by injection is recommended.
Zofran 8mg Paediatric Population:
Zofran is indicated for the management of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in children aged ≥6 months.
No studies have been conducted on the use of orally administered ondansetron in the prevention and treatment of PONV in children aged ≥1 month, administration by IV injection is recommended for this purpose.
Zofran is used for preventing nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy or surgery. Zofran is a serotonin 5-HT3 receptor blocker. It works by blocking a chemical thought to be a cause of nausea and vomiting in certain situations (eg, chemotherapy).
Use Zofran as directed by your doctor.
- Take Zofran with a full glass of water.
- This medicine can be taken with or without food.
- Do not take the medication in larger amounts, or take it for longer than recommended by your doctor.
- If you miss a dose of Zofran, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Zofran.
Store Zofran at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Zofran out of the reach of children and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Ondansetron.
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects.
Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; headache; tiredness.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these severe side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, throat, or tongue; wheezing; unusual hoarseness); chest or jaw pain; fainting; fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat; fever; numbness of an arm or leg, or sudden severe headache or vomiting; seizures; severe or persistent dizziness; skin tingling or numbness; stomach pain; trouble urinating; uncontrolled muscle movements; vision changes or loss.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider.