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The last time I took Zofran (ondansetron) I got lockjaw, are there any safe alternatives?

The last time I took Zofran (ondansetron) I got lockjaw, are there any safe alternatives?

Dramamine (dimenhydrinate): If you are experiencing nausea there are several options you can talk to your doctor about. An over the counter alternative is dramamine (dimenhydrinate). ...Read more

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Dr. Randall Stastny
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Lockjaw (Definition)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lockjaw Variety of causes, all serious. See a TMJ expert for guidance. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your ...Read more


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Is Zofran (ondansetron) safe while pregnant?

Is  Zofran (ondansetron) safe while pregnant?

Zofran (ondansetron) in pregnancy: Zofran (ondansetron) may be used to treat nausea and vomiting associated with pregnancy. It is listed in category b for pregnancy which means that animal studies have shown no risk to fetus but human studies didn't confirm or are not available. Fetal harm is possible but unlikely. ...Read more

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Is phenergan (promethazine) or Zofran injection safer for cardiac patients?

Cardiac: Matthew. Yours is a loaded question. Cardiac health and zofran/phenergan use will depend on what is the nature of the cardiac illness. ...Read more

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I take lithium once a day in the morning. Is it safe to take zofran (ondansetron) for nausea?

I take lithium once a day in the morning. Is it safe to take zofran (ondansetron) for nausea?

Bipolar Disorder: I feel empathy for you. Per your information, you are taking Clonazepam, Lisinopril, Bronchodilater and had electric shock therapy. Taking Lithium in divided dose-2-3 times/day with meal can avoid nausea. Zofran can have many side effects. Benadryl, Dramamine and Phenergan (promethazine) can be helpful. Follow with Psychiatrist for diagnosis, benefits and side effects of medications, dose; and Therapy. ...Read more

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Is zofran (ondansetron) safe in pregnancy for mother and embryo?

2nd line drug: Most studies show Zofran (ondansetron) is likely safe for use but it is considered a 2nd line treatment choice reserved for those who fail other methods. Diclegis is a FDA approved drug now available for 1st line treatment ...Read more

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Is it safe to take rameron with zofran (ondansetron) or promethazine?

Zofran (ondansetron): Remeron should be fine if you use it with the Zofran (ondansetron) but the promethazine has interactions with both the Remeron and the Zofran (ondansetron) so I would avoid taking the promethazine with either drug altogether. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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Just found out im pregnant is it safe to take Zofran (ondansetron) and subutex?

Simple answer is ...: Yes if prescribed by your doctors. Both medications are considered relatively safe in pregnancy. Subutex is as safe, if not safer than methadone, but Methadone is recommended since we have more experience for its use in pregnancy. Stopping or cutting back on subuex will likely lead to less nausea and zofran (ondansetron) use. ...Read more

Dr. James Henning
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Ondansetron (Definition)

Ondansetron is a nausea and vomiting agent which is a ...Read more


Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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Zofran (Definition)

Zofran is a nausea and vomiting agent which is a ...Read more