Zofran can be used for preventing nausea and vomiting related to cancer chemotherapy or surgery. Zofran is a serotonin 5-HT3 receptor blocker. It works by blocking a chemical regarded as a cause of nausea and vomiting in a few instances (eg, chemotherapy).
Use Zofran as directed through your doctor.
Ask your health care provider any questions maybe you have about how to work with 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 from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Do not store within the bathroom. Keep Zofran out from the reach of children and away from pets.
Active Ingredient: Ondansetron.
All medicines could potentially cause side effects, but many individuals have no, or minor, negative effects.
Check with your doctor if any of these most common unwanted side effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; headache; tiredness.
Seek medical attention immediately if some of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe hypersensitive reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling from the mouth, face, lips, throat, or tongue; wheezing; unusual hoarseness); chest or jaw pain; fainting; fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat; fever; numbness associated with an branch, 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 set of all unwanted side effects that could occur. If you might have questions regarding negative effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Zofran if:
Contact a medical expert or physician straight away if some of these connect with you.
Some health conditions may interact with Zofran. Tell your doctor or pharmacist for those who have any health concerns, especially if any in the following apply to you:
Some medicines may talk with Zofran. Tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, especially any in the following:
This may not be a total list of all interactions which could occur. Ask your health care provider if Zofran may interact with other medicines that you simply take. Check with your medical provider before starting, stop, or affect the dose from a medicine.
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.