Active ingredients: granisetron
What it is used for
Adults: Granisetron Injection is indicated for use in adults for:,The prevention and treatment of nausea and vomiting induced by cytotoxic chemotherapy;,The prevention of nausea and vomiting induced by radiotherapy.,Granisetron Injection is also indicated for use in the prevention and treatment of post-operative nausea and vomiting.,Children: Granisetron injection is indicated for the prevention of nausea and vomiting induced by cytotoxic chemotherapy.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Intravenous. This medicine or fluids is given through a needle or tube (catheter) inserted into a vein.
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Do not Freeze
- Protect from Light
- Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
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Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Granisetron Hydrochloride Injection, 1mg/1ml is a clear and colorless solution, in a type 1 glass ampoule
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient granisetron
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems