Selection of antiemetic drug
is dependent upon its efficacy, safety and ease of dosing.
Patients were excluded if they were hypersensitive or had contraindication for the studied medications, received an antiemetic drug
or steroid within 24 hours before anaesthesia, had a history of diabetes mellitus, or were pregnant and lactating.
If approved for marketing by the FDA, BEKINDA 24 mg could become the first 5-HT3 antiemetic drug
in the U.S.
The results of the present study indicated that the prophylactic infusion of low doses of ephedrine (10 mg) and phenylephrine (125 [micro]g) before spinal anesthesia for cesarean section, caused a significant decrease in the frequency and severity of maternal hypotension, need for vasoactive drugs, nausea, vomiting, need for antiemetic drug
, and an increase in the Apgar score of neonates.
M2 PHARMA-June 27, 2017-Global Antiemetic Drug
Market to Grow at a CAGR of 6%, 2017-2021, Research and Markets Forecasts
While cannabis can cause addiction, it is ranked less addictive than tobacco, alcohol and another antiemetic drug
also used for recreational purposes, ketamine (Nutt et al 2007).
At the end of the surgery, each patient received one kind of intravenous antiemetic drug
including the combination of dexamethasone 8 mg and metoclopramide 10 mg , ondansetron 8 mg , or metoclopramide 10 mg alone.
Two trials were considered as having a high risk of reporting bias; one study  lacked final KPSs after chemotherapy and the other  lacked data on supportive treatment and emergency antiemetic drug
All patients received an antiemetic drug
on the first day of each chemotherapy cycle.
The antiemetic drug
rolapitant (Varubi) is used, in combination with other antiemetics, for patients receiving antineoplastics.
"The adjunctive use of the disposable, noninvasive Pressure Right P6 stimulation strip enhanced the emetic efficacy of the most frequently used Zofran and Dexamethasone prophylactic antiemetic drug
The product is a proprietary, extended-release, once-daily oral pill formulation of the antiemetic drug
, ondansetron, targeting multiple gastrointestinal indications.