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I took 4mg of Zofran (ondansetron) around 2 am. Then took 6 mg around 7 am for naseau. Is this dose OK for adult 120lb?
Articles says Zofran (ondansetron) is not safe during pregnancy. I'm 4 weeks and I was given a dose by IV. Dont plan on getting it anymore. Should I be worried?
Taking Zofran (ondansetron) odt for nausea. Doc said i could double 4mg tablets. I took 2 tablets 4 hours ago is it okay take another dose?
Maybe: In general, zofran (ondansetron) is made for short-term usage, and if it has not gotten your symptoms under control yet, adding more is unlikely to help. If, however, it was helping and has worn off, taking one additional tablet would be okay. Again, in the short-term. Keep in mind zofran (ondansetron) is an opiate relative, which means if you have a drug or alcohol history or a family history, it is not your best choice. ...Read more
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?
I have been having stomach episodes for the last four years about 10 times a year. It comes with no warning, starts with montazumas revenge, then i vomit nonstop even when taking the max dose of Zofran and promethizine. I also get horrible pain close to
I have a cough, bad nausea and fever. My doc gave me Zofran (ondansetron) 4mg 3x day. 4 isn't enough anymore can I double the dose or is that not safe?
Need doctor's advice: Never alter the total dose, duration, frequency of daily use, nor start/stop a prescription drug without your doctor's advice. There is room to adjust zofran (ondansetron) here, but what are you treating? More importantly, what condition has worsened in you that warrants more zofran (ondansetron)? Ask your doctor to find the cause, not just treat your symptoms. ...Read more
Esrd pt was just discharged from long hospital stay, receiving high dose dilaudid & Zofran (ondansetron) which were d/c'd abruptly. Now acute wd sx. Help w/ mgmt?
See Previous Answer: You basically have three options: resume opiates and taper gradually to minimize withdrawal. Use subutex (buprenorphine) as a replacement opiate which has less withdrawal issues. Use meds which block withdrawal symptoms like clonidine. The problem with the last option is that it can drastidcally lower your BP which might make your dialysis management difficult. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Last night I took my usual dose of zoloft, (sertraline) 75. mg. Today I took 4 mg. of my sons zofran because we all have a stomach bug. Is this combo safe?Worried!
Oh no! A bad choice: Ondansetron together with sertraline can increase risk of "serotonin syndrome" causing confusion, hallucination, seizure, extreme changes in blood pressure, increased heart rate, fever, excessive sweating, shivering or shaking, blurred vision, muscle spasm or stiffness, tremor, incoordination, stomach cramp, nausea, vomiting,diarrhea & even death. Ref. http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php? ...Read more
Upper abdomen discomfort, in the middle. Nausea. Taking zofran, still naus.Sugar level hasn't been under 150 in weeks w max dose metformin and januvia (sitagliptin)?
8 weeks pregnant with third baby with extreme vomiting. Have zofran (ondansetron) 8 mg. what's the correct dose to take for pregnancy? exhausted all other options
Talk to your OB: Zofran (ondansetron) is dosed one every 12-24 hours but if your vomiting is that severe talk to your OB. Adequate nutrition is absolutely essential for a healthy baby and mom and at times hyperalimentation can be necessary. You also want to be sure that there isn't something else going on causing the nausea. Hope this helps and you are feeling better soon. ...Read more