ONDANSETRON

ONDANSETRON

Brand Name & Strength

Zofran Injection 8 mg/4 ml, Flexi-amp Ampoules 8 mg/4 ml

Reconstitution

Not required

Further Dilution

IV infusion

Dose ≥ 8 mg: dilute in 50 – 100 ml diluent

Diluent

NS, D5

Administration & Infusion rate

IV infusion

Administer over 15 min after further dilution  For dose of 8 mg, can be given by constant infusion of 1 mg/hr for up to 24 hr  For doses ≥ 8 mg and up to 32 mg may only be given by

IV infusion

over 15 min IM Undiluted over at least 30 sec, preferably over 2 – 5 min

Storage & Stability

RT

(<25 oC)

Fridge

(2 – 8 oC)

After Reconstitution

- -

After dilution

7 days

Remarks

-