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Kytril Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is granisetron (Kytril)?
- What are the possible side effects of granisetron (Kytril)?
- What is the most important information I should know about granisetron (Kytril)?
- What should I discuss with my health care provider before taking granisetron (Kytril)?
- How should I take granisetron (Kytril)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Kytril)?
- What happens if I overdose (Kytril)?
- What should I avoid while taking granisetron (Kytril)?
- What other drugs will affect granisetron (Kytril)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Kytril)?
Tell your doctor if you forget to take your dose within 1 hour before chemotherapy. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Kytril)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have received too much of this medicine.
Overdose symptoms may include headache.
What should I avoid while taking granisetron (Kytril)?
Follow your doctor's instructions about any restrictions on food, beverages, or activity.
What other drugs will affect granisetron (Kytril)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with granisetron. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about granisetron.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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