Zofran ?? ? brand n?m? f?r th? drug Ondansetron, ? prescription drug prescribed t? treat ?r prevent nausea ?nd vomiting, Manufactured b? GlaxoSmithKline.
Zofra h?? b??n prescribe t? treat nausea ?nd vomiting caused b? cancer treatments ?u?h ?? chemotherapy ?nd radiation therapy.
Zofran ??m?? ?n 4- ?nd 8-milligram (mg) tablets ?nd liquid.

Zofran Side Effects

Call ??ur doctor immediately ?ft?r t?k?ng Zofran, ?f ??u ???m t? h?v? ?n? ?f th? f?ll?w?ng ??r??u? side effects:
Temporary blurred vision ?r loss ?f vision
Severe rash, hives, ?r ? rash th?t ??u??? blisters ?nd peeling;
Yellowing ?f skin ?r eyes ?r dark-colored urine
Seizure; Chest pain; Loss ?f consciousness
Swelling ?f face, lips, tongue, ?r ?th?r parts ?f th? body
Difficulty breathing, swallowing, ?r talking

L??? ??r??u? side effects fr?m t?k?ng Zofran (Ondansetron) m?? include th? following:
Headache
Fatigue
Constipation
Diarrhea
Dizziness
Rash
Hiccups
Flushing

Administration ?f Zofran Dosage

T? treat ?r prevent nausea ?r vomiting, you’ll u?u?ll? t?k? ? tablet 30 minutes b?f?r? chemotherapy, ?n? ?r tw? hours b?f?r? radiation therapy, ?nd ?n? hour b?f?r? surgery.

F?r chemotherapy, ? typical adult dose ?f Zofran ??n range fr?m 16 t? 24 mg daily.
F?r radiation therapy, ? typical adult dose ?f Zofran ?? 24 mg daily.
F?r prevention ?f nausea ?nd vomiting ?ft?r surgery, ? typical adult dose ?f Zofran ?? 16 mg b?f?r? surgery
F?r Prevention ?f Nausea ?nd Vomiting A??????t?d w?th Highly Emetogenic Cancer Chemotherapy: dosage ?? 24 mg g?v?n ?? thr?? 8-mg tablets administered 30 minutes b?f?r? th? start ?f single-day.
F?r Prevention ?f Nausea ?nd Vomiting A??????t?d w?th Moderately Emetogenic Cancer Chemotherapy: dosage ?? ?n? 8-mg tablet ?r ?n? 8-mg Zofran ODT Tablet ?r 10 ml (2 teaspoonfuls equivalent t? 8 mg ?f Ondansetron).
F?r Pediatric Use: Th? recommended adult oral dosage ?? ?n? 8-mg tablet
F?r Prevention ?f Nausea ?nd Vomiting A??????t?d w?th Radiotherapy: Th? recommended oral dosage ?? ?n? 8-mg.
F?r single high-dose fraction radiotherapy t? th? abdomen: On? 8-mg Zofran Tablet ?r ?n? 8-mg Zofran ODT Tablet ?r 10 ml (2 teaspoonfuls equivalent t? 8 mg ?f Ondansetron).
F?r daily fractionated radiotherapy t? th? abdomen: On? 8-mg ZOFRAN Tablet ?r ?n? 8-mg Zofran ODT Tablet ?r 10 ml (2 teaspoonfuls equivalent t? 8 mg ?f Ondansetron)
F?r Postoperative Nausea ?nd Vomiting: Th? recommended dosage ?? 16 mg g?v?n ?? tw? 8-mg Zofran Tablets ?r tw? 8-mg Zofran ODT Tablets ?r 20 ml (4 teaspoonfuls equivalent t? 16 mg ?f Ondansetron)

Zofran Overdose

F?r ?n? patient wh? takes 10 times th? normal daily dose ?f Zofran, ?h?uld contact ? poison control center ?r emergency room immediately. Symptoms ?f overdose m?? include: Sudden ?nd temporary blindness; Severe constipation; Fainting; Irregular heartbeat