ondansetron 32 mg premixed solution - injection, Zofran (cont.)
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with them first.This drug should not be used with the following medication because a very serious interaction may occur: apomorphine.If you are currently using the medication listed above, tell your doctor or pharmacist before starting ondansetron.Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use, especially: tramadol.Many drugs besides ondansetron may affect the heart rhythm (QT prolongation), including dofetilide, pimozide, procainamide, amiodarone, quinidine, sotalol, macrolide antibiotics (such as erythromycin), among others. Therefore, before using ondansetron, report all medications you are currently using to your doctor or pharmacist.This document does not contain all possible interactions. Therefore, before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all the products you use. Keep a list of all your medications with you, and share the list with your doctor and pharmacist.
OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact your poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call the US National Poison Hotline at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center. Symptoms of overdose may include: vision changes, severe dizziness, irregular heartbeat.
NOTES: Do not share this product with others.
MISSED DOSE: It is important that the dose be given before cancer chemotherapy as directed. If you miss a dose, contact your doctor or pharmacist to establish a new dose schedule.
STORAGE: Store in the refrigerator or at room temperature between 36-86 degrees F (2-30 degrees C). Protect from light. Do not freeze. Discard the medication if it has been frozen. Discard any remaining solution 24 hours after first use. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.
Last Editorial Review: 9/22/2010
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