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Rs.318.75/Pack
Rs 375.00

Rs.31.88/tablet

10 tablet(s)/Pack

Pack Size : 10 tablet

Rs.375 Total

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Prescription Required

Onset 8 Mg tablet

Onset 8 Mg tablet is composed of

Ondansetron

Primarily used for

Nausea Vomiting

Belongs to the category

Antiemetic & Gastroprokinetic

Precaution:

Patients of hepatic (liver) impairment and intestinal obstruction should stay cautious. Patients that are risk of having arrhythmias (abnormal rate and rhythm of heartbeat) should have their electrolyte disturbances corrected before starting treatment. Patients that have recently gone through adenotonsillar (inflammation of adrenal gland and tonsils) surgery should stay cautious.

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usesUses of Onset 8 Mg

This medication is used in the treatment of nausea (feeling like vomiting) and vomiting induced by cytotoxic (damaging to the cells) chemotherapy (use of chemicals to kill cancer cells) and radiotherapy (use of radiation to kill cancer cells). This medication is also used as a prophylactic drug in treatment of post-operative nausea (feeling like vomiting) and vomiting.

side-effectsSide effects of Onset 8 Mg

Patients administered with this medication may experience constipation (difficulty in passing stool), headache, flushing (temporary reddening of skin), transient rise in liver enzymes, and very rarely a hypersensitivity reaction, anaphylaxis (serious allergic reaction that may cause death), chest pain, hypotension (low blood pressure), bradycardia (slow heart rate), seizures (sudden and uncontrolled disturbance in the brain causing periods of unconsciousness), and visual disturbance.

pillsWhen not to use Onset 8 Mg

This medication is contraindicated in a patient that has congenital (present since the time of birth) long QT syndrome (increased risk of irregular heartbeat which can result in fainting; sudden loss of consciousness, drowning; death by suffocation, seizures; sudden and uncontrolled disturbance in the brain causing periods of unconsciousness, and sudden death).

D.N.AHow Onset 8 Mg works

Ondansetron acts by reducing the release of certain chemical messengers that cause nausea thereby relieving the patient.

pills Expert Advice for Onset 8 Mg

  • Take oral forms with or without meals.
  • Use oral syringe to measure oral solution.
  • Contact prescriber if there is constant headache, excessive drowsiness (feeling of being sleepy), fever, numbness (loss of sensation), constipation (difficulty in passing stool), diarrhea (frequent watery stools), and chest pain.

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Warnings

  • drive

    Driving

    Please avoid driving when taking this medicine as it may affect your ability to drive.

  • pregnant

    Pregnancy

    No evidence of risk has been found. Pregnant females should consult their doctor before using this medicine.

  • mother

    Breast Feeding

    The effect of this medication is not determined in a lactating female, therefore, stay cautious, and consult your doctor before using this medication.

What side-effects did you experience while using this medicine?

How did you take this medicine?

With food


36.11%

With or without food


19.44%

Empty Stomach


44.44%

How much was the improvement?

1


30.56%

2


8.33%

3


16.67%

4


13.89%

5


30.56%

What are you using this medicine for?

Nausea


19.44%

Vomiting


77.78%

Others


2.78%

Number of survey's Available: 36