What GRANISETRON is used for




GRANISETRON

GRANISETRON

Brand Name & Strength

Viatrinil 3 mg/3 ml Solution for Injection/Infusion, Kytron Solution For Injection/ Infusion 3 mg/3 ml

Reconstitution

Not required

Further Dilution

IV bolus

  • Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: Dilute 3 mg in 15 ml diluent
  • Post-operative nausea and vomiting: Dilute 1 mg in 5 ml diluent

    IV infusion

  • Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: Dilute 3 mg in 20 – 50 ml diluent

    Diluent

    IV bolus

    : NS

    IV infusion

    : NS, D5, Mannitol 10%, Hartmann’s Solution

    Administration & Infusion rate

    IV bolus

  • Administer over at least 30 sec

    IV infusion

  • Administer over 5 min

    Storage & Stability

    RT

    (<25 oC)

    Fridge

    (2 – 8 oC)

    After Reconstitution

    - -

    After dilution

    24 hr -

    Remarks

  • Can be admixed with Dexamethasone injection