JoinHub Pharma is a WHO-GMP & EU-GMP certified Ondansetron Injections manufacturer, supplier & exporter based in India. JoinHub Pharma’s Ondansetron Injections are GMP certified and are manufactured in our manufacturing facilities located in India.
We have a WHO-GMP manufacturing pharma factory located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. According to international regulatory guidelines, the EUGMP-approved plant in India is built and also approved by WHO-GMP, EU-GMP, MOH of different countries, and other regulatory agencies.
Active Ingredients: Ondansetron
This injection is utilised to prevent nausea as well vomiting symptoms which occur as a result of cancer chemotherapy and surgery. Ondansetron injections belong to the category of serotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonists. This medication is effective in blocking any further action of serotonin which is responsible for causing nausea and vomiting signs.
This drug can create some adverse reactions on the patient’s body. Some of the common ones are listed down below:-
- Stomach cramps
- Feeling cold or chills
- Pain, inflammation, numbness or tingling in the hands or feet
- Pain, swelling, redness, warmth or burning at the site where the injection was administered
Indications and Usage:
Ondansetron is accessible in the form of liquid solution. This injection is given intravenously or intramuscularly by a healthcare professional in a clinic. The shot of this injection is given thirty minutes before the chemotherapy is supposed to be taken. As a result, it starts showing its effectiveness in preventing nausea-like symptoms that hits post-chemotherapy. All further doses of this injection are given in the time duration of four hours if the need arises. Patients undergoing surgery are also given a shot of Ondansetron before the operation as well after if the need arises or if the individual is not given the injection prior to the operation. This injection is used for various other purposes as well so contact a medical expert to know its possible applications.
Patients should update their medical professionals with their medical history before initiating a treatment through this medicine. This will help your physician to know in advance if you are allergic to ondansetron, alosetron (Lotronex), dolasetron (Anzemet), granisetron (Kytril), palonosetron (Aloxi) or any other similar drugs. Then, your doctor will undertake your course of treatment accordingly.
Administration and Dosage:
This injection is administered in the prescribed dosage of 8 mg in a gradual time duration of thirty seconds or more inside the patient’s body. If this injection is introduced as an infusion, it may take upto fifteen minutes or more.
Inform your healthcare expert in advance if you are taking apomorphine (Apokyn) at the given moment. In this situation, your healthcare professional will restrict administering ondansetron injection.
If the patient is overdosed from this drug, they may show signs which are listed down below:-
- Difficulty in breathing
- Difficulty in waking up
If any of the following symptoms are persistent or they worsen over the period of time, visit your nearest hospital immediately.
Usually, unwanted reactions from this injection go away after the patient’s body adjusts to the drug. However, if any of the below-given conditions are seen, contact your emergency centre immediately. These reactions include-
- Chest pain
- Fast, slow or irregular heartbeat
- Blurry vision or loss of vision
- Sweating profusely
- Loss of coordination