Kytril is a medicinal drug contains Granisetron, which acts as the main active component. It is indicated for the treatment of nausea and vomiting due to cancer drug treatment and radiation therapy. This effective medication is manufactured by one of the top pharmaceutical company, Genentech, Inc. It is available as a conventional tablet in a dosage of 1 mg.
Manufacturer: Genentech, Inc.
Active Ingredient: It is composed of an active component Granisetron serotonin type 3 receptor antagonists are potent antiemetics. It prevents postsurgical or chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting. It is also used in the therapy of diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome. The receptor antagonists are related to a low rate of transient serum enzyme elevations. This serotonin receptor antagonist drug is used as an antiemetic for cancer chemotherapy people.
Indications: Given medication is an effective solution for the prevention of nausea and vomiting due to cancer drug treatment and radiation therapy. Kytril blocks one of the body's chemicals serotonin that causes vomiting.
Action Mechanism: This medicine acts by blocking a chemical in the brain such as serotonin that causes vomiting. Kytril restricts the actions of chemicals in the body that can trigger nausea and vomiting. It helps to prevent nausea and vomiting that may be caused by medicine to treat cancer.
Dosages: Given a conventional tablet is available in a dosage as mentioned below:
- 1 mg: This medication should be taken exactly as mentioned in the prescription by the doctor, do not go against it
It should be taken only after consulting the doctor. Do not consume it more than prescribed.