Granisetron
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Granisetron?

(gra NI se tron)

• This medicine is used to prevent or treat nausea and vomiting.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• If you have a heart condition called congenital QT syndrome, talk with healthcare provider.

• If you have a low potassium or magnesium level, talk with healthcare provider.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are breast-feeding.

Skin patch:

• You can get sunburned more easily. Avoid sun, sunlamps, and tanning beds. Use sunscreen; wear protective clothing and eyewear.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

• Headache.

• Feeling tired or weak.

• Constipation. More liquids, regular exercise, or a fiber-containing diet may help. Talk...

 
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