The majority of patients receiving chemotherapy will experience some degree of emesis if not prevented with an anti-emetic
, typically administered just prior to chemotherapy.
Cesamet is a synthetic cannabinoid, with a significantly different mechanism of action from conventional anti-emetics
Cesamet is used to treat nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy in patients who have failed to respond adequately to conventional anti-emetic
A phase II randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study of 6-gingerol as an anti-emetic
in solid tumour patients receiving moderately to highly emetogenic chemotherapy.
Objective: To investigate the association of adenosine triphosphate-binding cassette subfamily B member 1 (ABCB1) polymorphism C3435T with anti-emetic
efficacy in patients treated with ondansetron for preventing post-operative nausea and vomiting (PONV).
One should carry an emergency kit of frequently used drugs, including anti-emetics
and oral rehydration solution (ORS).
These data further support the efficacy of the product that has earlier been indicated to prevent PONV alone, and in combination with standard anti-emetics
in pivotal Phase three prophylaxis studies.
Prescribe timed anti-emetics
and proton pump inhibitors to break the cycle.
prior to mealtime to those with nausea.
In both groups, no patient vomited more than twice and hence no patient received rescue anti-emetics
The combination of oral and IV anti-emetics
at various time points in the perioperative period reduces this complication.
This study was limited in that there were no standard criteria for the administration of anti-emetics
or analgesia administration.
He was not using anti-emetics
, antipsychotics or any other medications.
Nausea and vomiting, once severe with many regimens, is now well controlled with new intravenous and oral anti-emetics
, and is rarely problematic.
I decided to take Anna up on her offer of anti-emetics
(thank God for Zofran