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Why isnt Zofran (ondansetron) (any Ondansetron medicine) FDA approved to be sold without prescription? Its so genius for anti vomiting. Life saver for emetophobics!
Will Zofran ever be approved by the FDA for OTC? I Suffer from chronic nausea & vomiting & live on Zofran. Hate having to keep refiling prescriptions!
I'm confused about: where you live. FDA has jurisdiction in the United States, Puerto Rico, D.C. and its official territories. If Zofran meets the FDA requirements for an OTC medication, it could eventually become OTC. But it's not now & not likely to be so any time soon. Getting a Rx med available OTC is a long process. ...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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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