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Ondansetron HCL (Zofran)

Class
Antiemetic
Ondansetron HCL (Zofran)

Route
IV or IM
Ondansetron HCL (Zofran)

Dose
Adult N/V: 2 mg given slowly (over 1 minute) (Do not exceed 4 mg cumulative dose.

Pediatric N/V: 0.1 mg/kg given slowly (over 1 minute) (Do not exceed 4 mg cumulative dose.
Ondansetron HCL (Zofran)

Drug Action
Selectively blocks serotonin receptor (those that produce N/V)
Ondansetron HCL (Zofran)

Indications
Prevention of N/V
Ondansetron HCL (Zofran)

Precautions
Ondansetron does not work effectively in every pt.
Pt.s who fail to respond to a single IV dose often do not respond to additional doses.
Ondansetron HCL (Zofran)

Side Effects
Headache, Dizziness, musculoskeletal pain, drowsiness/sedation, burning sensation at injection site, hypersensitivity.
Ondansetron HCL (Zofran)

Contraindications
Hypersensitivity
Do not administer to children under the age of 2 years old.