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If Zofran (ondansetron) caused QTc prolongation, would QT int. Go back to normal after stopping the medication? Or is this a permanent change?
Is Zofran (ondansetron) 4mg safe if you have a healthy heart? How long after stopping the drug (i took one dose) does the risk for cardiac issues cease?
See details: Has the problem been thoroughly evaluated medically? Have you seen a gastroenterologist? Establish the cause first. ...Read more
Does Zofran (ondansetron) cause withdrawal symptoms if you stop taking it after being on it for 20 months?
Zofran (ondansetron) for nausea: If you stop a medicine for nausea, most likely you will experience a rebound effect after stopping the medication. Zofran (ondansetron) does not produce tolerance, therefore there will be not discontinuation syndrome or physical withdrawal if not taken anymore. Hopefully the cause for the nausea has disappeared and stopping zofran (ondansetron) will not cause any problems. ...Read more
I've been taking zofran for about 2 years because lexapro (escitalopram) makes me sick. Can I stop zofran or do I have to taper off? 4mg 2x's a day. How do I taper?
How long does Buspar (buspirone) 5 mg 3xs day stay in your system. My last does was last night I only took for 6 days. My dr said to stop. When can I take zofran
Took Zofran (ondansetron) and had temp blurred vision but it went away. What usually causes the blurred vision, and if it went away and I stop meds, should I worry?
Possible drug effect: While blurred vision is not a listed side effect of Zofran (ondansetron), (ondansetron) uncommon side-effects can occur with any medicine. The fact that the blurred vision went away when you stopped the drug suggests that the drug caused it. The only way to prove that would be to restart Zofran (ondansetron) and see if it recurs. The best recommendation is to avoid Zofran (ondansetron) altogether. ...Read more
My OB gave Zofran (ondansetron) while pregnant diff doc told me to stop immediately due to its uses for chemo& can cause defects How@risk am I im 12wks used 13pills?
I'd toddlers are throwing up 3xs p/day or more but no fever or other symptoms what can I do to make it stop? Er.Dr says its a stomachvurus gave Zofran (ondansetron)
Vomiting toddler: If er doctor has examined the child and did not find any other evidence of infection anywhere else and the abdominal exam was normal, then a tetative diagnosis of a viral ifection is correct. It should be treated with fluod replacement with electrolyte solution and other apprpriate fluids and in cases where vomiting is continuing then a short course of Zofran (ondansetron) for not more then 24 hours is appropiate. ...Read more
Please see your MD for a full history and physical. Ondansetron 4mg IM would be helpful in that situation but don't diagnose yourself. Get a full exam including a serum pregnancy test and rule out important causes of secondary dysmenorrhea like appendicitis, ectopic pregnancy, and ovarian cysts or torsion.
Birth control is also helpful in the treatment of dysmenorrhea. Http://tinyurl. Com/hdjxks6 ...Read more
I've been on Zofran (ondansetron) for just 5 days for nausea when taking pain meds after hysterectomy. Trying to stop and am nauseous with stomach cramps.?
I have been throwing up non-stop for 24 hours. Not pregnant. No other symptoms. Huge migraine, shaking and dizzy. What can I do? Took zofran (ondansetron).
See a physican ASAP: If you have been throwing up continuously for 24 hours, you need to see a physician quickly to find the underlying cause. Make sure you keep yourself hydrated and get electrolytes in you as well. Fluid solution with sugar & slight salt will help you retain more water in your system. Store bought gatorade will also do the trick. Hope you feel better soon. Go to the er and get help. ...Read more
I'm on flexeril for a muscle strain. I have a stomach bug tonight, is it safe to take Zofran (ondansetron) while on the muscle relaxer? I can't stop throwing up!
Yes.: Any side effects will, be minimized by your condition. I assume you are not pregnant. ...Read more
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What is Zofran (ondansetron) taken for? I was prescribed Zofran (ondansetron) back in january 2012 but I don't remeber what it's taken for.
Zofran (ondansetron): It blocks the actions of chemicals in the body that can trigger nausea & vomiting. It can cause blurred vision & feeling like u would pass out. ...Read more
I have a great insurance co, nameless, I take 8mg Zofran (ondansetron) 3xdaily, but my ins co only allows me 12tabs /month...Any food for the fight? Thanks4ur help!
Not unusual: It is not unusual for insurance companies to limit the use of medications that are designed for intermittent or short-term use. You may try to get "prior authorization" by getting your prescribing physician to submit in writing to the insurance company (or pharmacy benefits manager) that your use of zofran (ondansetron) at 3 times a day is a medical necessity. It's worth a try. ...Read more
Okay: No worrisome drug interactions between Ativan and Zofran (ondansetron). Zofran (ondansetron) is for nausea and vomitting, and is a safe medication. Ativan is an anxiolytic, you are advised when taking this medication to not operate heavy machinery, and to not drive. Zofran (ondansetron) does not increase nor decrease the affects of Ativan. I hope that this information is helpful. ...Read more
Pharmacological studies on Zofran show that patients with moderate to severe hepatic impairment (liver) may have an extended half life of Zofran. In most patients over half the drug is gone in 5.7 hours. Older patients may take longer to clear Zofran as well. It really depends what side effects you are talking about as well.
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Yes: But ask a physician for advise on dosing and whether it is actually needed. ...Read more
Nausea of pregnancy: Zofran (ondansetron) is not the only medication that can safely help your nausea -- talk with your ob-gyn about other options. Also ginger may help, either tea or nibbling crystallized pieces. Http://tinyurl. Com/n447plo acupressure/acupuncture may help. Classical homeopathy may help also: http://tinyurl. Com/mqsufqp. ...Read more
Many drug: Interactions -any h/x liver disease, minimal dosing. Not meant as a long duration medication to my knowledge. ...Read more
Yes: It should be safe as long as you have no history of a reaction to PeptoBismol and no history of chronic GI illness. Always follow the dosing directions and consult with a pharmacist regarding drug interactions. ...Read more
I left Zofran pills in the foil wrapping, inside the box in my bag in the car for 2days. Car wasn't extremely hot but def hotter than should be. Effects?
Well: If Madison stay around room temperatures they're generally fine if they get a little warmer they can get weaker if they get too hot they can become ineffective. If they're too hot they degrade and are not effective at all ...Read more
Since one can't access saline, zofran (ondansetron) (ondansetron) and tormadol whenever they like what are some OTC for zofran (ondansetron) and tormadol?
Benadryl (diphenhydramine) & naproxen:
OTC meds to try to lessen nausea (in place of zofran) can include things like Dramamine (meclizine, dimenhydrinate), like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Zyrtec (dyphenhydramine, loratadine, cetirizine), or like Zantac (famotidine, ranitidine).
Toradol is an NSAID like OTC ibuprofen or naproxen.
Not sure what you meant about saline. Salt + water = saline so you can make that easily enough.
Good luck. ...Read more