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Is there a stronger medicine than Zofran (ondansetron) for nausea?

Is there a stronger medicine than Zofran (ondansetron) for nausea?

No: The four common medications (zofran, compazine, phenergan, (promethazine) and reglan) used for nausea are all effective. Neither is stronger or better than another but some people respond more favorably to specific ones. ...Read more

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Dr. James Henning
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What are some medicines to stop nausea? I tried Zofran (ondansetron) but it doesn't work.

What are some medicines to stop nausea? I tried Zofran (ondansetron) but it doesn't work.

see details: Has the problem been thoroughly evaluated medically? Have you seen a gastroenterologist? Establish the cause first. ...Read more

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Hot flashe, puking feel like burning up, took zofran, (ondansetron) temp normal 99.3 feel hot like pass out. puked every day for a week w/ anti nausea medicen. ?

Hot flashe, puking feel like burning up, took zofran, (ondansetron) temp normal 99.3 feel hot like pass out. puked every day for a week w/ anti nausea medicen. 
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Vomiting: Checked HCG? associated diarrhea? if diarrhea could be gastroenteritis, though a week is a long time. May be gastritis with or without H pylori or gallbaldder or hepatitis, ( though w/ this degree of vomiting you should be yellow) .if associated with severe abdominal pain may be pancreatitis. appendix, UTI. Would also check TSH( thyroid) rarely it is a brain lesion. F/U with urgent care/ER, ...Read more

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Can emend be effective on its own for vomiting and nausea? I cant tolerate zofran (ondansetron) or zofran (ondansetron) class drugs.

Can emend be effective on its own for vomiting and nausea? I cant tolerate zofran (ondansetron) or zofran (ondansetron) class drugs.

Preventively only: Emend s effective when administered ahead of time to prevent the nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy but isn't effective after the fact. Emend has quite a number of side effects and interactions with other medications. You need to discuss this with your treating physician. ...Read more

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Can i take Zofran for nausea if i take Wellbutrin (bupropion) xl everyday for depression? I read online there was a major drug interaction.

Can i take Zofran for nausea if i take Wellbutrin (bupropion) xl everyday for depression?  I read online there was a major drug interaction.

Drug interaction..: There is a drug interaction between Zofran (ondansetron) and Wellbtutrin called "serotonin syndrome." It means an excessive amount of serotonin in the brain. Can be quite serious. Please discuss with prescribing doctor. I hope this helps. Take care. ...Read more

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ANY nausea med rec to take to my GI? Zofran, phernegan, reglan (metoclopramide) & their relations=anaphylaxis. OTC not strong enough. SEVERE nausea w/some vomiting.

ANY nausea med rec to take to my GI? Zofran, phernegan, reglan (metoclopramide) & their relations=anaphylaxis. OTC not strong enough. SEVERE nausea w/some vomiting.

Drink it strong: Ginger can reduce nausea & upset stomach. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read more

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Could the drugs Zofran (ondansetron) and emend come in liquid form to be put in an IV to get rid of postop nausea and vomiting?

Could the drugs Zofran (ondansetron) and emend come in liquid form to be put in an IV to get rid of postop nausea and vomiting?

Zofran (ondansetron) does: Zofran (ondansetron) comes in IV form, and you can ask for it. Emend does not come in IV form as far as i know, but i don't believe emend is the right drug for postop nausea and vomiting. ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve nausea? Zofran (ondansetron) hasn't helped this time.

What can I do to relieve nausea? Zofran (ondansetron) hasn't helped this time.

HopefullyFindACause: First, double the dose of Zofran (ondansetron). And if you can, chew it up and let it dissolve and get absorbed through your mouth. If that doesn't work you might consider seeing a doctor to make sure nothing serious is going on, especially if you have fever or a headache. Other than Dramamine, other effective medications for nausea require a prescription unless you want to try herbs or homeopathic medications. ...Read more

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