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 for nausea and vomiting is blocked by Ondansetron, thus prevents nausea and vomiting....
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.