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Nausea & Vomiting Overview

An antiemetic is a drug that is effective against vomiting and nausea. Antiemetics are typically used to treat motion sickness and the side effects of opioid analgesics, general anaesthetics, and chemotherapy directed against cancer. They may be used for severe cases of gastroenteritis, especially if the patient is dehydrated. Antiemetics can also be used for morning sickness, but there is little information about the effect on the fetus, and doctors prefer not to use them unless it is strict...

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domperidone sublingual tablet
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pls give detailed description about domperidone sublingual tablet
Updated 10 hours ago in Domperidone.
 
dipipanone and cyclizine tablets
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Can anyone explain why, after the brand Diconal was discontinued, the price of the remaining generic (by Sovereign, although the tablets are exactly the same and still manufactured by Amdipharm!) is almost ten times the cost of the opriginal brand? Surely brand is always the more expensive option no matter what the drug concerned might be?
Updated 12 hours ago in Cyclizine.
 
what is scopinal for
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Scopinal is the best medicine which i had used during my teens. No other medicine would help my severe cramps during menstrual cycle. I used to throw up first two days of my cycle n feel awful not been able to eat or drink something. My father who is a PhD in pharmacy had advised me to use it and it helped wonders. I never had any allergic reaction to it as I used it for 7-8 years. Now I am mother of two n would suggest it to girls as Scopinal helped me always. Cheers. ## Thank you for your helpful post! Scopinal is used to prevent nausea and vomiting, so it will actually only help with that and not the cramping or pain, but it could be beneficial. Are there any comments or questions? ## What the indecationg of scopinal?
Updated 15 hours ago.
 
side effects of thyronorm 50mcg
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what are the side effects of Thyronorm 50mcg if a person take excess dose. ## Taking too much can make the usual side effects more severe, it could make someone very sick and in a real excessive amount, it could cause death. The normal side effects can include: nausea, drowsiness, weight gain and insomnia. Read more: Do you have any other questions? ## i had my bypass 9 months back and i take thyranom 100mg as i have hypothyroid.My question is why is my weight gaining so much and when should i take my meal after taking this pill and i get lot of weakness please help me ## Amina, as I said, weight gain is a normal side effect, it can happen because of your Thyroid condition, as well as from the medication itself. Have you spoken to your doctor about it? The same applies to the weakness y...
Updated 1 day ago.
 
The side effects of althea
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Hi. I was advised by my ob to take althea so as to regularize my mens and to regulate my hormone. The side effects im feeling are headache and nausea (after 4-5 hrs of intake) . Should i already stop my intake or wait for all the pills to be consumed? This is now my 8th day of taking the pills. Thank you.
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is zofran a narcotic
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I have a sister who was given Zofran through an iv during labor. and they said that their baby now has narcotics in her system. Is Zofran considered a narcotic? ## concerned no Zofran is not a narcotic , its for nausea. they may have given her something for pain in her iv, but they wont give her anything that would harm the baby, ## I was just wondering it would not happen to have any in epidural would it? I know that epidurals are the most commonly used when in labor to decrease or stop the pain. that wouldn't be it would it? ## concerned once they start the epidural there should be no need for pain meds, unless they gave it to her before the epidural was started, which its still ok .they wont give anything to hurt the baby. lots of stuff going on shes having a baby! ask your nurse...
Updated 2 days ago in Zofran.
 
Rem Cough Syrup
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Info on a cough syrup called REM.It was manufactured, I believe by Maryland Pharmaceutical around the 1940's.I think it had a blue bottle with a orange circle with the name REM printed on it ## I'm sorry, but I can't find any information on this, which really isn't very surprising for that old of a product. There were also many differences back then for what were considered pharmaceutical products. Does anyone have information on this? ## my mother use to give to to us in the early 60's. ## I used it in the 1980s and it worked well. I don't tolerate the chemical ones. I remember REM had ipecac, lobelia, squills and other things...I just remember those because ipecac was used as an emetic and when I looked up lobelia and squills they were listed in an herbal book ...
Updated 2 days ago in Ipecac.
 
side effect of hyocimus plus
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my dear indian im back here I would like to discuss about spasm tablet hyoscimus plus this tablet has many chronic side effect 1.face swelling 2.throat gland enlargement 3. breathing problem 4. severe itching it may result with in 2 days from the duration in fact iam a medico scientist as per my knowledge and tablet detail chronic side effect has been detected 4days back I consult a doctor for stomach ache due to acidity he prescribe me hyocimusplus with in 3 days my half part of face leads to swelling with throat.enlargement severe breathing problem.so I dont want you people should prefer this medicine prescribe by the doctor ## Hi Adam, Thanks for the heads up on the side effect information. Just to clarify for other readers, when I go to research the correct name/spelling of this med...
Updated 2 days ago.
 
what is amox tr k clv used to treat
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can I use this form bacterial vaginosis ## Hello, Miss me! How are you? Yes, it can be used to treat BV, but you should only do so, if your doctor has confirmed that you have BV and prescribed it for you. Depending on the severity and type of infection, sometimes a different antibiotic may work better. The FDA lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 2 days ago.
 
Small pink pill APO 50
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small pink pill with APO 50 on one side. ## i have a small peachy orange round pill with the imprint of APO and 50 under it and i wanted to know what it was thank you ## I have a small pinkish pill with APO 150 ## I found a few of these pills in my husbands car and i was wondering what they are for. Little round pinky orange in colour and say APO 50 on one side with an X on the other side. ## Anti-depressants. Some folk use them as sleeping pills. Strong enough. Bad aftertaste in mouth. Even worse if use it to sleep and wake up. It's pretty addictive. ## Its not an anti depressent, its used for naseua and motion sickness ## Its not an anti depressent its used for naseua (flew) and motion sickness. Now don't go yelling at ur husband :D ## There trazadones. Gravel does not have ap...
Updated 2 days ago.
 

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