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Ondansetron Oral Soluble Film

Drug Interactions

Ondansetron oral soluble film can potentially interact with a number of medicines (see Drug Interactions with Ondansetron Oral Soluble Film for more information).

Overdose Information

People who take too much ondansetron oral soluble film may have overdose symptoms that could include:
If you happen to take too much of this medication, seek immediate medical attention.
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What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Ondansetron Oral Soluble Film?

If you do not take your ondansetron oral soluble film as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose.

How Does It Work?

Nausea and vomiting are complex processes involving many chemicals in the body and several parts of the body, including the brain and the small intestine. It is likely that ondansetron oral soluble film works in the small intestine.
However, ondansetron oral soluble film may also work in the brain by blocking serotonin, a chemical produced by the body that is associated with nausea and vomiting. Serotonin has many effects in the body and has several receptors where it can bind. Ondansetron oral soluble film blocks serotonin at a specific type of receptor (the 5-HT3 receptor).
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Ondansetron Oral Soluble Film Information

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