How many Zofran 4 mg can I take?

Zofran dosage for children

Zofran dosage by age
Age Standard dosage Maximum dosage
< 4 years old Will receive ondansetron injections rather than Zofran tablets
4-11 years old 4 mg first dose given 30 minutes before chemotherapy followed by two 4 mg doses given every four hours 4 mg given every eight hours for one or two days

How do you take Zofran 4mg?

How should I take Zofran?

  1. Keep the tablet in its blister pack until you are ready to take it. Open the package and peel back the foil.
  2. Use dry hands to remove the tablet and place it in your mouth.
  3. Do not swallow the tablet whole.
  4. Swallow several times as the tablet dissolves.

Is Zofran 4mg a controlled substance?

No, Zofran (ondansetron) is not a narcotic, instead it belongs to a class of medication called 5-HT3 (serotonin) receptor antagonist.

Does Zofran 4mg make you sleepy?

Zofran may cause headaches, drowsiness, constipation and other mild side effects. In rare cases, the anti-nausea medication can cause erratic heartbeats and high serotonin levels, which may be life-threatening. The drug has also been said to cause birth defects, though research findings are mixed.

Can Zofran make you sleepy?

Can I take Zofran on an empty stomach?

Ondansetron can be taken with or without food. The first dose of ondansetron is usually taken before the start of your surgery, chemotherapy, or radiation treatment. Follow your doctor’s dosing instructions very carefully. Take the ondansetron regular tablet with a full glass of water.

Does Zofran calm you down?

Conclusions: Ondansetron has been shown to be an effective treatment for early-onset alcoholism. Ondansetron’s ability to improve symptoms of depression, anxiety, and hostility among EOA may make an additional contribution to its therapeutic effect.