Emeset 4mg Tablet
Emeset 4mg Tablet

Emeset 4mg Tablet

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Ondansetron(4.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-EMETIC

Medical Description

Emeset 4 tablet contains Ondansetron as an active ingredient, it belongs to a class of antiemetic medicines that are used to control nausea and vomiting. Serotonin a chemical in the body responsible f...
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uses

Uses of Emeset 4 MG

  • It is used to treat nausea and vomiting caused due to radiotherapy and chemotherapy.
  • It is used to relieve symptoms of nausea and vomiting before and after surgeries and operations.
contraindications

Contraindications of Emeset 4 MG

  • If you are allergic to Ondansetron or other components of the medicine.
  • You must not take an Emeset tablet with Apomorphine.
  • Medicines used to treat loss of muscle control and muscle stiffness in Parkinson's disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Emeset 4 MG

  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Sensation of warmth
  • Flushing
  • Hiccups
  • Low blood pressure
  • Fits
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Emeset 4 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Emeset 4 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Avoid during pregnancy especially in the first trimester of pregnancy as it induces the risk of a baby being born with cleft lip and/or cleft palate (splits in the upper lip). If you are pregnant or you may be or are planning to have a baby, consult the doctor before starting the medicine. Women of childbearing age are advised to use birth control measures while taking the medicine to avoid pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Emeset 4 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
The medicine passes into human milk and harms the breastfed baby. Avoid breastfeeding while taking the medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after consuming Emeset 4 tablet?
A:
Emeset 4 tablet does not affect the driving ability. In case you experience vision disturbances and drowsiness after taking the medicine, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Emeset 4 tablet?
A:
There is little information about the interaction of Emeset 4 tablets with alcohol, avoid alcohol as it induces vomiting and nausea. It increases the chances of getting side effects like drowsiness and dizziness.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to similar medicines like Granisetron or Palonosetron.
  • You have severe constipation or have a blockage in the stomach as the medicine affect the food transit time through the digestive tract.
  • You had or have heart problems like heart failure or irregular heartbeats.
  • You have liver problems.
  • You have a condition of salt imbalance in the blood, dehydration or you are experiencing fluid loss.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Emeset 4 MG

How Does It Work?

It blocks the action of the natural hormone serotonin, which is responsible for inducing nausea and vomiting. It binds to a receptor called 5-HT₃ and inhibits the binding of serotonin to it and preven...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Emeset 4 MG

  • Take with a sufficient amount of water, with or without eating a meal.
  • Avoid stopping the medicine on your own.
interactions

Interactions of Emeset 4 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines affect the way Emeset 4 mg Tablet works or Emeset 4mg tablet itself affects the way other medicines work when taken together.
  • Be cautious if you using medicine like Amiodarone for arrhythmias or uneven heartbeats.
  • You may develop irregular heart rhythm if you take medicines like Doxorubicin, Trastuzumab, antihypertensive medicine like Atenolol or Timolol, antimalarial medicine like Halofantrine, antibiotic medi...
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  • You may develop low blood pressure and unconsciousness if you take Emeset tablets along with Apomorphine. Avoid taking together.
  • Medicines for relieving pain like Tramadol may not work when taken along with Emeset.
  • You may suffer from serotonin syndrome (with symptoms like high body temperature, irritation, shakiness, sweating, widened pupils and diarrhoea) including abnormal mental state when taken along with m...
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  • Other medicines like Phenytoin, Carbamazepine and Rifampicin may affect the action of the medicine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Emeset 4 MG

Store in the original packaging. Keep it away from children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Emeset 4 MG

Overdose

The symptoms of an overdose are vision disturbances, constipation, low blood pressure and abnormal heart rhythm. In case of an overdose, Inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of the medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed one and continue with the regular dose schedule. Avoid taking a doubl...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How does Emeset work?

A: It blocks the action of the natural hormone named serotonin, which is responsible for inducing nausea and vomiting. It binds to a receptor called 5-HT₃ and inhibits the binding of serotonin to it and prevents vomiting and nausea.

Q: Is Emeset 4 tablet sedative?

A: No, The medicine is not known to cause a sedative effect.

Q: What is the use of the medicine?

A: The medicine is used to manage nausea and vomiting during cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy. It prevents post and pre-operation/surgery emesis.

Q: Can I take Emeset 4 tablet during pregnancy?

A: Avoid during pregnancy, especially in the first three months of pregnancy.

Q: What I must let know the doctor before taking Emeset 4 tablet?

A: Inform the doctor about the detailed medical and surgical history. Inform if you have liver or stomach disease and if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to have a baby.

Q: Can I take the medicine for motion sickness?

A: No, it must not be used for motion sickness.

Q: How many times can you take the Emeset?

A: Take the Emeset 4 in the exact dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not stop or modify the dose on your own.

Q: Can we give the Emeset after food?

A: Emeset 4 can be taken with or without a meal as advised by the doctor.

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ContainsOndansetron(4.0 Mg)
UsesNausea and vomiting, Motion sickness, sea sickness
Side effectsHeadache, constipation, sensation of warmth, flushing
Last Updated on: 17 Dec 2021 | 02:30 PM (IST)
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