Ondem 8mg Tablet MD

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:54 am

Ondem 8mg Tablet MD

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Uses of Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD

Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD is used to treat Nausea and Vomiting caused by Chemotherapy (drug treatment for cancer), Surgery, Radiation therapy (radiation treatment for cancer).

How Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD works.

Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD contains Ondansetron. Ondansetron works by inhibiting the action of serotonin, serotonin is a neurotransmitter chemical produced by nerve cells that may cause nausea and vomiting.

Side Effects of Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD

The most common side effects of Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD are Dizziness, Drowsiness, Fever, Headache, Hypotension, Restlessness, Seizures, Syncope, Somnolence, Weakness.
These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while taking Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD

Do not consume Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD if you are allergic to Ondansetron.
If you have heart disease, liver or Kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD.
Taking this medicine can make you dizzy or sleepy, do not do anything that requires caution.
If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.
To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD

The dosage of Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical history of the patient and many other conditions.
Please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD

If you forget to take a dose of Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.
Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Ondem 8 mg Tablet MD is suspected.
If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately.

Onset of Action Ondem 8mg Tablet MD

Time taken to show the effect of the drug: Oral dose 1 to 2 hours; intravenous dose within 30 minutes.

Duration of Action Ondem 8mg Tablet MD

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 12 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Don't consume alcohol while taking this medicine; it may increase the risk of drowsiness; dizziness or faintness.

Pregnancy

Not recommended for pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breastfeeding

Not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Driving

Not safe during driving; you may feel dizzy or sleepy after taking this medicine.

Kidney

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Liver

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Frequently Asked Questions About Ondem 8mg Tablet MD

What is Ondem 8mg Tablet MD used for? Answer. Ondem 8mg Tablet MD used to treat nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy, surgery, radiation therapy or any other medical treatment. When should I take Ondem 8mg Tablet MD? Answer. Ondem 8mg Tablet MD used to treat nausea and vomiting, it should be taken half an hour before a meal, since this drug requires a prescription, please take this medicine as advised by your doctor. Can Ondem 8mg Tablet MD be taken empty stomach? Answer. Ondem 8mg Tablet MD is used to treat nausea and vomiting. And it works mainly on the stomach, this medicine works quickly by taking on an empty stomach. What is the action of Ondem 8mg Tablet MD? Answer. Ondem 8mg Tablet MD works by inhibiting the action of serotonin, serotonin is a neurotransmitter chemical produced by nerve cells that may cause nausea and vomiting. Does Ondem 8mg Tablet MD cause drowsiness? Answer. The side effect of Ondem 8mg Tablet MD may cause drowsiness. However, it is only indicative and not all patients will experience it. Can I buy Ondem 8mg Tablet MD without a prescription? Answer. No, you need a valid prescription to buy Ondem 8mg Tablet MD. How to use Ondem 8mg Tablet MD? Answer. Take Ondem 8mg Tablet MD half an hour before a meal as advised by your doctor. Is Ondem 8mg Tablet MD safe to use? Answer. It is safe to use Ondem 8mg Tablet MD under the advice and supervision of your doctor. What are the side effects of Ondem 8mg Tablet MD? Answer. The common side effects of Ondem 8mg Tablet MD are Dizziness, Drowsiness, Fever, Headache, Hypotension, Restlessness, Seizures, Syncope, Somnolence, Weakness. Is Ondem 8mg Tablet MD banned in India? Answer. Ondem 8mg Tablet MD is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Ondem 8mg Tablet  ( Alkem Laboratories Ltd. )

94.65  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Ondo 8mg Tablet MD  ( Feron Healthcare )

99.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- cisplatin, cyclophosphamide: Possibly altered blood levels of these drugs.

Activity :- alcohol use: Increased stimulant and sedative effects, including mood and physical sensations.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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