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What is the treatment for phenergan (promethazine) overdose?

What is the treatment for phenergan (promethazine) overdose?

Activated Charcoal: Phenergan (promethazine) or Promethazine overdose can be treated with activated charcoal to reduce the side effects of an overdose. In addition to activated charcoal, IV fluids and other supportive treatments must be taken to control side effects such as low blood pressure. ...Read more

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Dr. James Henning
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Ondansetron (Definition)

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How effective is oral rehydration therapy for treating dysentery?

How effective is oral rehydration therapy for treating dysentery?

That depends on: severity of case. In some situations oral rehydration works fine. In more severe cases- IV hydration may be required. ...Read more

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

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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Would sublingual Zofran (ondansetron) work for the severe vomiting from norovirus?

Would sublingual Zofran (ondansetron) work for the severe vomiting from norovirus?

It should along with: Iv hydration, electrolyte supplementation etc. If the sublingual form doesn't help, there's always the IV route. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/children/norovirus-symptoms-and-treatment?Page=1. ...Read more

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Does Zofran (ondansetron) work for motion sickness?

Does Zofran (ondansetron) work for motion sickness?

Zofran (ondansetron): No, zofran (ondansetron) does not work for motion sickness well. It is used for treating vomitings. Discuss with your doctor for better option to prevent motion sickness. Good luck ! ...Read more

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Are activated charcoal tablets an effective treatment for ibs?

Are activated charcoal tablets an effective treatment for ibs?

No: Charcoal is an inert absorptive substance. It will not alter the course of ibs. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for dramamine (dimenhydrinate) overdose?

What is the treatment for dramamine (dimenhydrinate) overdose?

Support: If serious enough, impairing vital processes such as temperature regulation, breathing, heart function, etc. The overdosed person should be immediately treated in hospital with IV fluids, respiratory support and whatever measures are called for. Generally the toxicity should only last a day or so unless the person is already severely damaged. ...Read more

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Granisetron oral disintegrating 1 mg. tablet for chemo nausea is about equal to how many mgs. of oral disintegrating Zofran (ondansetron) or Zofran (ondansetron) regular pills?

Granisetron oral disintegrating 1 mg. tablet for chemo nausea is about equal to how many mgs. of oral disintegrating Zofran (ondansetron) or Zofran (ondansetron) regular pills?

Zofran (ondansetron) dosing: As a single dose before certain chemotherapy regimes, Granisetron can be given as a single 2mg dose, and Zofran (ondansetron) as a single 24mg dose, but only for single day chemotherapy when a high amount of nausea is anticipated. Side effects may occur and you will need to discuss this with your oncologist. ...Read more

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Is Medrol (methylprednisolone) dose pak an appropriate treatment for viral exanthems?

Is Medrol (methylprednisolone) dose pak an appropriate treatment for viral exanthems?

Depends: Your immune system is what will cure you in these infections and the steroid suppresses its function.While it may be appropriate to do that in some cases where the patient is miserable, it is far from being accepted as a treatment of choice in most. ...Read more

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How effective are reglan (metoclopramide) and domperidone?

How effective are reglan (metoclopramide) and domperidone?

Domperidone: "Food and Drug Administration (FDA) stresses that domperidone is not an FDA-approved drug, and that it may not be legally marketed in the US." "FDA's concern about the potential health risks associated with the use of domperidone in lactating women. These risks include cardiac arrhythmias, cardiac arrest, and sudden death." July 31, 2013 ...Read more

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Treatment options for dilaudid detox? Thanks!

Treatment options for dilaudid detox? Thanks!

Opioid treatment: Subuxone, methadone, clonidine, baclofen, ondansetron, anxiety meds. You should be under them care of an experienced physician. Consider vivitrol/naltrexone when detox completed. ...Read more

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Can medication treatment for chlamydia guarantee cure?

NO: It could be resistant, hopefully not, but the standard of care is you need to go for a test of cure after u have completed the meds. ...Read more

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How effective is ondansetron 4mg for chemo?

How effective is ondansetron 4mg for chemo?

It is fairly good: But the best dose that works is 8mg or more. Yet 4mg might do the trick and prevent/control mild nausea and prevent vomiting. ...Read more

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Zofran (Definition)

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