Fosnetupitant-Palonosetron

Pronounced

"FOS-net-UE-pi-tant/PAL-oh-NOE-se-tron"

Uses

This product is a combination of 2 medications: fosnetupitant and palonosetron. It is used to prevent nausea and vomiting caused by cancer drug treatment (chemotherapy). Fosnetupitant and palonosetron work by blocking natural substances in the body (such as substance P/neurokinin 1, serotonin) that cause vomiting.

How to Use This Medication

Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start using this medication and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

This medication is given by injection into a vein by a health care professional. It is given as directed by your doctor, usually 30 minutes before the start of chemotherapy.

The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment.

Tell your doctor if you have nausea or vomiting.

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