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Odr 4 Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer

JBC-J B CHEMICALS & PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

Composition

ONDANSETRON-4MG

Consume Type

ORAL

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About Odr 4 Tablet 10's

Odr 4 Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medications called ' anti-emetics' primarily used in the prevention of vomiting (being sick) and nausea (feeling sick) that usually occur after cancer chemotherapy, radiation treatment or surgery. Nausea is an uneasy feeling in which a person feels an urge to vomit while vomiting is the natural response to the body to forcefully discharge the stomach contents.

Odr 4 Tablet 10's contains 'Ondanestron' that works by blocking the action of a chemical in the body (serotonin) responsible for causing nausea and vomiting. As a result, Odr 4 Tablet 10's prevents the sensation of nausea and vomiting caused due to conditions like surgery, cancer chemotherapy, pregnancy or motion sickness.

Take Odr 4 Tablet 10's as prescribed. Your doctor will advise you on how often you take Odr 4 Tablet 10's based on your medical condition. A person taking Odr 4 Tablet 10's often experience side effects that include a feeling of warmth, constipation, headache, diarrhoea, headache, drowsiness, feeling of tiredness. Although, not every person faces the side effects of Odr 4 Tablet 10's, and even some of the unpleasant effects of Odr 4 Tablet 10's do not require medical attention.

The use of Odr 4 Tablet 10's is restricted in persons who are allergic to any of the ingredients present in this medicine. Tell your doctor if you are facing liver, kidney, or heart disorders. Odr 4 Tablet 10's should be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding after consulting a doctor. Odr 4 Tablet 10's contains lactose so tell your doctor if you have an intolerance to some sugars.

Uses of Odr 4 Tablet 10's

Nausea, Vomiting

Medicinal Benefits

Odr 4 Tablet 10's belongs to a group of medications called anti-emetics used to prevent nausea and vomiting associated with conditions like cancer chemotherapy, radiotherapy, surgery, pregnancy and motion sickness in adults and children above 4 years of age. When serotonin level increases in the blood, it stimulates the CTZ receptor (chemoreceptor trigger zone) located in the brain responsible for controlling nausea and vomiting. Odr 4 Tablet 10's acts by inhibiting the release of this serotonin, thereby preventing nausea and vomiting. 

Directions for Use

Tablet: It can be taken with or without a meal as advised by the doctor. Swallow the tablet as a whole with a glass of water. Do not break, crush or chew it. Oral disintegrating tablet/Mouth dissolving tablet (tablet MD): Check the label for directions before use. Do not handle the tablet with wet hands. Place the tablet in the mouth and allow it to dissolve. Do not swallow it as a whole.Syrup/Suspension: Shake the bottle well before use and take it as prescribed by your doctor with a measuring cup or spoon.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Odr 4 Tablet 10's

  • Sensations of flushing
  • Constipation
  • Headache
  • Confusion
  • Dizziness
  • Fast heartbeat
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Shortness of breath
  • Weakness

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Tell your doctor if you are dealing with an uneven heart, liver problems, or any other problem. Tell your doctor if you are taking medicine for epilepsy, cancer medicines, and abnormal heartbeats. Odr 4 Tablet 10's may affect a person's ability to drive. Therefore, should avoid driving or operating any machine. People with an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia), and phenylketonuria (too much of protein phenylalanine in the blood) should not take Odr 4 Tablet 10's as it may cause serious conditions. The liver patient should not take more than 8 mg of Odr 4 Tablet 10's daily. Odr 4 Tablet 10's should be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding after consultation with a doctor. Taking Odr 4 Tablet 10's with apomorphine can cause a sharp dip in blood pressure, even leading to death, so avoid its intake together.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interaction: Odr 4 Tablet 10's may cause a serious reaction when used with certain medicines like pain killers (acetaminophen, tramadol, ibuprofen), anti-anxiety (pregabalin, lorazepam), and antiparkinson medicine (apomorphine). 

Drug-Food Interaction: No interaction found.

Drug-Disease Interaction: The use of Odr 4 Tablet 10's is restricted in people with hypokalemia (low potassium) and severe liver disease. 

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • ACETAMINOPHEN
  • TRAMADOL
  • IBUPROFEN
  • PREGABALIN
  • LORAZEPAM
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      unsafe

      One should avoid consuming alcohol while taking Odr 4 Tablet 10's as this medicine can interact with alcohol and may worsen the side effects.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      safe if prescribed

      Odr 4 Tablet 10's could be used during pregnancy after consulting a doctor.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      safe if prescribed

      Odr 4 Tablet 10's could be used during breastfeeding after consulting a doctor.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      caution

      Odr 4 Tablet 10's may cause lightheadedness in the body, so a person taking Odr 4 Tablet 10's should avoid driving or operating any heavy machinery or tasks that require mental alertness.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      safe if prescribed

      In persons dealing with liver problems, the use of Odr 4 Tablet 10's is allowed if prescribed by the doctor. However, in patients with severe liver problems should take a low dose of Odr 4 Tablet 10's as much as possible. Do not take more than 8 mg of Odr 4 Tablet 10's per day in case of liver disease.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      safe if prescribed

      The use of Odr 4 Tablet 10's is safe in patients dealing with kidney disorders. No dose adjustment is required.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      safe if prescribed

      Odr 4 Tablet 10's should not be given to the children below 4 years of age. The use of Odr 4 Tablet 10's is safe in children above 4 years of age if prescribed by the doctor.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • A person should take a healthy diet that includes lots of fruits and vegetables, lean meats, skinless poultry, nuts, fish, whole grains, plant-based oils, and low-fat dairy products will help to keep a person in good health and avoid chances of nausea and vomiting. 
    • One should avoid taking greasy or oily foods as this food triggers nausea and vomit.
    • Eat cool foods instead of hot and spicy foods.
    • Include clear broths, non-fat yoghurt, fruit juice, sherbet, and sports drinks for fluid make up which has got lost due to vomiting. 

     

    Special Advise

    • Do not use Odr 4 Tablet 10's with Apomorphine as it can cause a sudden fall of blood pressure leading to death or coma.
    • Odr 4 Tablet 10's contains 'phenylalanine' so if you have Phenylketonuria (PKU) avoid its intake. 

    Other Information (ODR0004)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Nausea/Vomiting: Nausea is an uneasy feeling in the stomach that may come and go in waves in which a person feels with a strong urge to vomit. It happens before vomiting. While vomiting is a natural response of the body in which a person wants to expel stomach contents from the mouth forcefully. It can be triggered by taste, anxiety, smell, pain, or irritation to the stomach. Usually, a person faces nausea and vomiting as the unpleasant effects of cancer therapy after chemotherapy and radiation therapy. It is essential to control vomiting and nausea in cancer patients for performing everyday activities of the day. If not controlled, it can lead to mental changes, loss of appetite, malnutrition, and dehydration.

    FAQs

    Odr 4 Tablet 10's is an anti-sickness medicine that takes about 1-2 hours to show its action.

    Tell your doctor if you are facing severe constipation as after checking your condition, the doctor will decide that you can take this medicine or not.

    Odr 4 Tablet 10's may cause changes in the vision, so one should avoid driving or operating any machine that required mental alertness.

    People with an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia), and phenylketonuria (too much of protein phenylalanine in the blood) should not take Odr 4 Tablet 10's as it may cause serious conditions. The liver patient should not take more than 8 mg of Odr 4 Tablet 10's daily. Taking Odr 4 Tablet 10's with apomorphine can cause a sharp dip in blood pressure, even leading to death, so avoid its intake together.

    PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

    Odr 4 Tablet 10's

    Country Of Origin

    India

    Manufacturer/Marketer address

    Cnergy IT Park, 3rd floor Appa Saheb Marathe Marg, Prabhadevi, Mumbai 400025

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