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Ondansetron - An Overview
Ondansetron, marketed under the brand name Zofran, is a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist. Through Push Health, people in need of an ondansetron prescription can request ondansetron HCl ODT online and, when appropriate, get their prescription filled and pick up the ondansetron 4 mg or 8 mg medication at a local pharmacy.
Ondansetron - How It Works
What is ondansetron? Ondansetron, marketed under the brand name Zofran, is a medication indicated for the prevention of nausea and vomiting. Specifically, ondansetron is indicated for postoperative nausea and vomiting, nausea and vomiting associated with radiotherapy in certain classes of patients, and nausea and vomiting associated with moderate or highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy. How ondansetron works is not fully understood. Ondansetron is a selective 5-HT3 receptor antagonist and, because serotonin receptors are present all over the body, it is possible that ondansetron works both centrally and peripherally.
Ondansetron - Dosage and Cost
Ondansetron is available in the form of tablets, orally disintegrating tablets (ODT) and oral solution. When found in tablet or ODT form, ondansetron is available in 4 mg and 8 mg dosages. Ondansetron tablets are oval, film-coated tablets that are white or yellow in color. Ondansetron ODTs are white, round, plano-convex tablets. Ondansetron oral solution is a clear, colorless to light yellow liquid with a strawberry odor. As a racemic form of ondansetron, ondansetron hydrochloride selectively blocks serotonin 5-HT3 receptor types. Approximately 56% of ondansetron is available following oral administration of an 8 mg tablet and ondansetron metabolites are found in the urine. Ondansetron should be stored between 2° C and 30° C. Generic ondansetron HCl tablets and ondansetron ODT typically cost under $1 per pill at most pharmacies. Ondansetron coupons may be available online.
Can I Buy Ondansetron Online?
One cannot simply buy ondansetron as it is a prescription medication. Because of this, ondansetron is also not available over-the-counter (OTC) at pharmacies. However, Push Health connects people who require an ondansetron ODT prescription with providers who can prescribe the medication if it is appropriate.
Ondansetron - Side Effects
Ondansetron should not be used by anyone with a known hypersensitivity or allergy to the medication or any of the components or by anyone who is using apomorphine. Common adverse events in adults using ondansetron include headache, fatigue, diarrhea and constipation. Ondansetron also has other significant side effects, including, but not limited to, QT interval prolongation, serotonin syndrome and masking of progressive ileus following surgery or chemotherapy. No antidote has been identified for ondansetron overdoses. All questions and concerns about potential side effects of ondansetron should be directed to one's pharmacist and medical provider prior to use of the medication.
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Last updated November 17, 2019. Given the evolving nature of medicine and science, this information might not be accurate and should not be construed as medical advice or diagnosis / treatment recommendations. Please consult a licensed medical provider if you have additional questions.