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granisetron - oral, Kytril

GENERIC NAME: GRANISETRON - ORAL (gra-NIS-e-tron)

BRAND NAME(S): Kytril

Medication Uses | How To Use | Side Effects | Precautions | Drug Interactions | Overdose | Notes | Missed Dose | Storage

USES: This medication is used to prevent nausea and vomiting due to cancer drug treatment (chemotherapy) and radiation therapy. It works by blocking one of the body's chemicals (serotonin) that causes vomiting.

HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth. It is important to follow your doctor's instructions for the timing of each dose. If you have any questions, consult your doctor or pharmacist.Inform your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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