There is Palonosetron HCL offered by us that is approved in adults and children aged 1 month and older to prevent: Nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy and nausea and vomiting after surgery. It is a white to off-white crystalline powder. It is freely soluble in water, soluble in propylene glycol, and slightly soluble in ethanol and 2-propanol. Palonosetron HCL is used to prevent nausea and vomiting from cancer medications (chemotherapy) and surgery. It's usually given by a healthcare provider in a clinic or hospital.
Q: How does palonosetron HCl work?
A: Palonosetron HCl is a 5-HT3 receptor antagonist, which works by blocking the action of the neurotransmitter serotonin in the brain and gut. This helps to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy.
Q: What is the recommended dosage of palonosetron HCl?
A: The recommended dosage of palonosetron HCl will vary depending on the individual and their specific medical condition. It is important to follow the instructions of your healthcare provider and the prescription label carefully.
Q: What are the side effects of palonosetron HCl?
A: Common side effects of palonosetron HCl include headache, constipation, and diarrhea. If you experience serious side effects such as difficulty breathing, chest pain, or changes in heart rate, seek medical attention immediately.