Active Ingredient(s):Ondansetron FDA Approved: * July 2, 2010 Pharm Company: *PAR PHARM Category:Nausea & Vomiting
Ondansetron, sold under the brand name Zofran among others, is a medication used to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by cancer chemotherapy, radiation therapy, or surgery. It is also effective for treating gastroenteritis. It can be given by mouth or by injection into a muscle or into a vein.
Common side effects include diarrhea, constipation, headache, sleepiness, and itchiness. Serious side effe...
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