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Emvoid Iv Injection

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Salt Composition : Fosaprepitant Dimeglumine

Manufacturer : TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS LTD

Origin of Medicine : India

MRP: 2634.2
Price :1162
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1 Vial(s)

Prepaid Only. Non-Returnable


Introduction to Emvoid Iv Injection

Emvoid IV Injection is used to treat vomiting and nausea. It is commonly administered as an injection to control the acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with cancer treatment, including high-dose cisplatin (highly emetogenic) and moderately nauseating cancer chemotherapy. The contraceptives fail to work efficaciously during the treatment with this Injection. Concomitant administration of warfarin significantly alters the blood clotting time, so it is necessary to monitor the patients on chronic warfarin therapy before initiating this  Injection. It is contraindicated in hypersensitive individuals. The dosage regimen includes the use of oral dexamethasone in the treatment.


Uses of Emvoid Iv Injection

  • High emetogenic cancer chemotherapy
  • Moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy

Therapeutic Effects of Emvoid Iv Injection

It works by acting on the receptors responsible for nausea and vomiting, antagonizing the substances involved in the same.


Interaction of Emvoid Iv Injection with other drugs

Inform your doctor about any prescribed medications, over-the-counter medicines, vitamin or nutritional supplements, and herbal products that you are taking or have taken before the treatment. Certain medications may interact with Emvoid IV injection and can cause undesirable side effects. 


More Information about Emvoid Iv Injection

Store refrigerated at 2° to 8° C.


How to consume Emvoid Iv Injection

It will be administered intravenously by a healthcare professional. The reconstituted or diluted solutions should be checked for the presence of precipitate or cloudiness.


Safety Advices for Emvoid Iv Injection

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Pregnancy

  

There are no established adverse effects of the Emvoid IV Injection during the administration of pregnancy It is advisable to take only under the specialist advice on necessary requirements. Consult your doctor about the potential risks of this medication. 

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Breast Feeding

  

Inform your physician if you are breastfeeding before taking this medicine.

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Lungs

  

It is unknown whether Emvoid IV injection is safe when administered in lung failure patients. Please consult the doctor if you have any lung problems.

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Liver

  

Inform your physician if you have any liver disorders before starting treatment with Emvoid IV Injection. 

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Alcohol

  

It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Emvoid IV Injection. Please consult your doctor.

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Driving

  

The medicine may make you dizzy, avoid driving or handling heavy machines if you are unwell.


Side Effects of Emvoid Iv Injection

Side effects are unwanted symptoms caused by medicines. Even though all medicines cause side effects, not everyone gets them.

Serious

  • Skin blistering, peeling
  • Low white blood cell count
  • Anemia
  • Anaphylactic reactions
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Pain in extremity
  • Abnormal physical weakness
  • Infection
  • Nerve damage

Common:

  • Fatigue
  • Diarrhea
  • Indigestion
  • Anemia
  • Rash, urticaria
  • Itching

Word of Advice

This injection should be administered only by the doctor or nurse and do not self-administer this injection. Inform the doctor if the patient has any history of allergic reactions, liver, or kidney problems, and other medication taken for different medical conditions. Consult the doctor if the patient is planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding mother before taking this medication. Avoid driving and handling heavy machinery as it causes dizziness. Patients may feel a lack of concentration and alertness.


FAQs

Q 1. Is Emvoid IV Injection a chemotherapy medication?

It is an antiemetic medication that prevents nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy (cancer treatment)

Q 2. Can Emvoid IV Injection be given in children?

No, this injection is not recommended for children under six months of age or who weigh less than 6kg. Consult the doctor before taking this injection

Q 3. Can Emvoid IV Injection be given for liver disorders?

This injection is used with caution in severe liver disorders, and dosage adjustment is required. Consult the doctor before taking this medication.

Q 4. Can Emvoid IV Injection be used in pregnancy?

No, it is not recommended in patients during pregnancy or who are planning for pregnancy as it causes harmful effects on the developing baby.

Q 5. Can I drink while using Emvoid IV Injection?

It is unsafe to use this medication while consuming alcohol because it reduces the effectiveness of the medicine.

Q 6. Can I drive after using Emvoid IV Injection?

No, avoid driving, as this medication can cause dizziness. Patients may lack concentration and alertness.


Fact Box of Emvoid Iv Injection

Molecule Name: Fosaprepitant DimeglumineTherapeutic Class: Antiemetic
Pharmacological Class: Neurokinin-1 Receptor AntagonistIndications: To prevent nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy. 

References

  1. KD Tripathi, Essentials of Medical Pharmacology, Antiemetic, Prokinetic and Digestant Drugs, 7th edition, 2013, 669-670.
  2. Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp, US Food and Drug Administration, [Revised date Feb 2016], [Accessed date 2nd April 2021], https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2016/022023s014lbl.pdf
  3. National Cancer Institute, [Accessed date 2nd April 2021] +https://www.cancer.gov/publications/dictionaries/cancer-terms/def/fosaprepitant-dimeglumine

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