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Vomiting (known medically as emesis and informally as throwing up and by a number of other terms) is the forceful expulsi...
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Zofran 36,762 Zantac 12,323 Pedialyte 7,930
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Promethazine
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Zofran
Other name: Phenergan (Phenergan)
Other name: Ondansetron (Ondansetron)
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Nausea
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Vomiting
Sedation
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Sedative
Nausea And Vomiting
Migraines
Motion Sickness
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Promethazine is a first-generation histamine H1 receptor antagonist of the phenothiazine chemical class used medically as an antihistamine. It has a strong sedative effect and in some countries is prescribed for insomnia when benzodiazepines are contrain...
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Ondansetron (International Nonproprietary Name) ( developed and first marketed by GlaxoSmithKline as Zofran) is a serotonin 5-HT3 antagonist used mainly as an antiemetic (to treat nausea and vomiting), often following chemotherapy. Its effects are...
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Withdrawal
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Addiction
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Euphoria
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Depression
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Dry Mouth
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Psychotic
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Hallucinations
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RLS
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Delirious
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Not Sleeping
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Constipation
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Headaches
5
Weight Gain
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Weight Loss
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Allergies
3
Sleepy
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Migraines
2
Anxiety
2
Dizzy
2
Weakness
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Promethazine is a first-generation histamine H1 receptor antagonist of the phenothiazine chemical class used medically as an antihistamine. It has a strong sedative effect and in some countries is prescribed for insomnia when benzodiazepines are contrain...
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Ondansetron (International Nonproprietary Name) ( developed and first marketed by GlaxoSmithKline as Zofran) is a serotonin 5-HT3 antagonist used mainly as an antiemetic (to treat nausea and vomiting), often following chemotherapy. Its effects are...
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out......my doctor gave me Promethazine because my Zofran...
" ...can help me out......my doctor gave me Promethazine because my Zofran was not working and now I am puking even while taking these...........But My husband was sick early in the week... "

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on promethazine for it. it's an effective medication, but...
" ...promethazine for it. it's an effective medication, but one i've found to be sorta cost prohibitive strangely for a generic, but hell that could of just been the walgreens i went to. i agree that ... "

phenergan nor zofran worked for me. Call your doctor!...
" ...nor zofran worked for me. Call your doctor! Mine prescribed promethazine. I jokingly call it a horse tranquilizer. It knocks me OUT, but I'd rather be sleeping than throwing up. I take... "

refuse to take it and promethazine just isn't working. Why...
" ...thought the vomitting would be over by now or that the medications would be doing me a favor. Zofran has made me so constipated I refuse to take it and promethazine just isn't working. Why is it... "

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I was switched to Promethazine. That stopped the vomiting....
" ...That did not help. Then I was switched to Promethazine. That stopped the vomiting. Also, before my second surgery I asked for one of those anti nausea patches that you put behind your ear.... "

Zofran did not work for me, either... Finally I asked about...
" Zofran did not work for me, either... Finally I asked ...promethazine, and it was like a miracle. I used it from 6 to 16 weeks last pregnancy and plan to do the same this time. It is a wonderful dr... "

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bad. I personally like Promethazine better if the patient...
" ...be bad. I personally like Promethazine better if the ...However the Zofran seems to work better for Nausea ...should push Zofran IV over a few minutes because it apparently causes severe hea... "

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all for me. I use Promethazine. I found that out the hard...
" ...at all for me. I use Promethazine. I found that out the hard way. Nothing like being in the hospital waiting for back surgery, and puking because of the pain meds. Luckily, my surgeon switched... "

Promethazine/Phenergen. It really doesn't work for...
" ...day. My insurance wouldn't cover a refill on my Zofran and I lost 5 pounds coming off of it for two days. My OB office finally handled it and I just got approved for a refill! Before this, I was a... "

I take Promethazine but they're suppositories but they work...
" ...pill is Zofran but it didn't work for me. Instead, I ...pop it in my mouth and fall back asleep). Then, every 6 hours, I take Promethazine but they're suppositories but they work the best for... "

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