Granisetron (By Mouth)
Treats nausea and vomiting caused by cancer treatments (chemotherapy or radiation).
There may be other brand names for this medicine.
When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:
You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to granisetron.
How to Use This Medicine:
Your doctor will tell you how much medicine to take and when to take it. Take this medicine exactly as your doctor ordered.
May be taken with or without food.
If a dose is missed:
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember OR.
Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next usual dose.
You should not use two doses at the same time.
How to Store and Dispose of This Medicine:
Store at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and light.
Keep all medicine out of the reach of children.
Drugs and Foods to Avoid:
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
Warnings While Using This Medicine:
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, talk to your doctor before taking this medicine.
Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Skin rash, severe itching, or hives
Wheezing or trouble breathing
Swelling of the face, lips, or throat
If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Constipation or diarrhea
If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.