Antiemetics and Antinauseants
- Antiemetics and Antinauseants
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Drug Drug Description Palonosetron A serotonin antagonist used in the prophylaxis or management of vomiting that results from emetogenic chemotherapy, and for the management of postoperative nausea and vomiting. Dronabinol A synthetic delta-9-THC used in the treatment of anorexia and weight loss in HIV patients as well as nausea and vomiting in cancer chemotherapy. Nabilone A synthetic delta-9-THC used in the treatment of anorexia and weight loss in HIV patients as well as nausea and vomiting in cancer chemotherapy. Aprepitant A substance P/neurokinin 1 receptor antagonist used to treat nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy and surgery. Scopolamine A belladonna alkaloid with anticholinergic effects indicated for the treatment of nausea and vomiting associated with motion sickness and postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV). Dolasetron An antinauseant and antiemetic used in chemotherapy and postoperatively. Granisetron A 5HT3 antagonist used to treat nausea and vomiting in cancer therapy and postoperatively. Ondansetron A serotonin 5-HT3 receptor antagonist used to prevent nausea and vomiting in cancer chemotherapy and postoperatively. Casopitant Investigated for use/treatment in urinary incontinence and adverse effects (chemotherapy). Chlorobutanol No approved therapeutic indications on its own. Tropisetron A 5HT-3 receptor antagonist used as an antiemetic in the treatment of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. Cerium oxalate Not Annotated Metopimazine Not Annotated Rolapitant A neurokinin-1 (NK-1) receptor antagonist used in combination with other antiemetics for the prevention of delayed nausea and vomiting associated with emetogenic chemotherapy.
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