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Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

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By IPCA LABORATORIES
2ml Injection in Ampoule

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Ondansetron(2.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTI-EMETIC

Medical Description

Periset Injection contains Ondansetron. It is used to control nausea and vomiting.
    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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uses

Uses of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

Periset Injection is used to prevent and manage nausea and vomiting induced due to chemotherapy and radiotherapy. It is also used to relieve symptoms of nausea and vomiting before and after surgeries ...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

  • If you are allergic to ondansetron or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you are taking a medicine called Apomorphine, which is used to treat the loss of muscle control and muscle stiffness in Parkinson's disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

  • Headache
  • Hiccups
  • Fits
  • Constipation
  • Flushing
  • Low blood pressure
  • Sensation of warmth
  • The local reaction at the injection site
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can Periset Injection be given during pregnancy?
A:
Periset Injection must not be used during pregnancy, especially in the first trimester of pregnancy, as it can induce the risk of a baby being born with cleft lip and/or cleft palate (splits in the upper lip). If you are pregnant or think you may be or are planning for a baby, then consult your doctor before starting this medicine. Women of childbearing age should use birth control measures while taking this medicine to avoid pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can Periset Injection be given while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine passes into human milk and could harm the breastfed baby. Hence, it is recommended to consult the doctor while using this medicine in lactating mothers.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have been given Periset Injection?
A:
Periset Injection does not affect your driving ability. In case, you experience visual disturbances and drowsiness after taking this medicine, then avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Periset Injection?
A:
There is limited information about the interaction of Periset Injection with alcohol, but avoid taking alcohol, as it can induce vomiting and nausea. It can also increase 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 your stomach as this medicine can affect the food transit time through the digestive tract.
  • You had or have heart problems like heart failure or irregular heartbeats.
  • You have any liver problems.
  • You have a condition of salt imbalance in your blood or dehydration or you are experiencing fluid loss.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

How Does It Work?

Periset Injection works by inhibiting the action of a chemical substance known as serotonin. Serotonin is responsible for inducing nausea and vomiting. Ondansetron binds to a receptor known as 5-HT₃, ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

Periset Injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject.
interactions

Interactions of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Be cautious if you are taking medicine like Amiodarone for uneven heartbeats or arrhythmias.
  • You may experience irregular heart rhythm if you take medicines like Doxorubicin, Trastuzumab, antihypertensive medicine such as Atenolol or Timolol, antimalarial medicine such as Halofantrine, antibi...
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  • You may experience low blood pressure and unconsciousness if you take Periset Injection along with Apomorphine. Hence, these medicines should not be used together.
  • Medicines used to relieve pain like Tramadol may not work when taken along with Periset Injection injection.
  • You may experience serotonin syndrome (symptoms like high body temperature, irritation, shakiness, sweating, widened pupils and diarrhoea), including abnormal mental state with medicines used to treat...
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  • Other medicines like Phenytoin, Carbamazepine & Rifampicin may affect the action of Periset Injection injection.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

  • Keep the injection in the original pack, protect from light
  • Discard any unused portion of injection properly
dosage

Dosage of Periset 4mg Inj 2ml

Overdose

Your doctor or nurse will give this injection to you in the hospital or clinic. Therefore, it is less likely to provide you with an overdose of this medicine. However, if you experience visual distur...
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Missed a Dose

Your doctor or nurse will monitor you on when the injection should be given to you, thus it is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse might have missed a dos...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking Periset InjectionI?

  • Inform your doctor about your detailed medical & surgical history.
  • Inform your doctor if you have liver or stomach disease.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to have a baby.

Q: Is Periset Injectionsedative?

A: No, Periset Injectionis not known to cause any sedative effect.

Q: What is Periset Injectionused for?

A: Periset Injectionis used to manage nausea and vomiting during cancer chemotherapy and radiotherapy. It helps in preventing post and pre-operation/surgery emesis.

Q: Can Periset Injectionbe given during pregnancy?

A: No, it should not be given to a pregnant woman, especially in the first three months of pregnancy.

Q: Is Periset Injectionuseful for motion sickness?

A: No, it should not be used for motion sickness.
Last Updated on: 20 Mar 2021 | 09:47 AM (IST)
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