User Reviews for Ondansetron

Also known as: Zofran, Zofran ODT, Zuplenz

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Review by Anonymous:

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10

For Nausea/Vomiting: Such a life saver! I've been sick my whole pregnancy so far and I am 26 weeks. Zofran stops the nausea and vomiting almost instantly.

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November 19, 2014 5:28 AM

Review by dpossum (taken for less than 1 month):

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10

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: Works wonders for morning sickness! I had no appetite and was losing too much weight. This does the trick...I feel human again!

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November 3, 2014 9:01 PM

Review by Artemis Black:

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10

Zofran ODT (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: Zofran completely changed my life! The ODT are perfect because I suffer from anxiety and sometimes it gets so bad that I begin to vomit. Also, with Irritable Bowel Syndrome it helps control the nausea and vomiting associated with it. I get no side effects but my insurance doesn't cover more than 5 tabs at a time so I have to get it in regular pill form sometimes at Costco where they have the cheapest price.

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October 23, 2014 2:10 PM

Review by nicole89s:

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9.0

For Nausea/Vomiting: I recently started Zofran 4mg for constant nausea and vomiting due to anxiety and panic disorder, severe emetephobia and gastritis and have had great results. It does cause crippling stomach cramps at times and some constipation but those I can handle. I forever thought of Phenergan as my miracle after taking it for 5 years for a failing gallbladder (its removed now) but Zofran has been so much more effective at stopping the constant nausea and allowing me to eat normally again! I love and keep it with me at all times!

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October 22, 2014 10:28 AM

Review by wrecky (taken for 2 to 5 years):

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10

Zofran ODT (ondansetron) for Gastroenteritis: Oral Dissolving Tablets are the way to go. It is quite discouraging vomiting up your nausea medicines.

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October 17, 2014 7:41 AM

Review by MsD.:

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10

For Gastroenteritis: I have suffered with gastrointestinal/irritable bowel syndrome problems for 15 years. This medication is literally a "miracle worker". Anytime I have a flare-up that causes nausea/vomiting, I take one pill of this and I am fine just minutes later. I remember thanking my doctor over and over for finding this medication for me. I agree with others that it makes you a little sleepy (does not knock you out though) and also if you use it several days in a row (which hopefully you do not), it can and may cause constipation. I would recommend this to anyone with frequent and/or recurring GI/IBS episodes.

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September 30, 2014 10:42 PM

Review by Mandymia (taken for less than 1 month):

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10

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: I had the Norovirus last year and took Zofran and it worked very well. The pills are small and dissolve easily on your tongue so you don't have to drink water and risk throwing up the medicine. If possible, I think it would be great to offer this medication over the counter.

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September 26, 2014 8:48 PM

Review by Nicole5003:

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10

For Nausea/Vomiting: I was experiencing a stomach bug not too long ago that was making me constantly vomit. I was vomiting so much the whole entire day I became very dehydrated and the nausea was only getting worse. I was miserable! My advice nurse prescribed me this medication and within 10 minutes of taking it the nausea went away and I was able to get some food and fluids in my body without vomiting it back up. This was my life saver!

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September 2, 2014 10:39 PM

Review by asbeen (taken for 6 months to 1 year):

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10

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: I've had reoccurring nausea for over a year now. The bouts of nausea, dry heaving and vomiting only bile would last for hours. Phenergan did nothing, but Zofran, within 5 min (usually) I'm cured. It does make you sleepy, but well worth a little tiredness. It is expensive without insurance.

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August 22, 2014 6:07 PM

Review by Erynnj80:

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10

Zofran ODT (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: Only thing that works! I have MSK and vertigo and BOTH cause nausea with flare ups and this is my life saver!

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August 19, 2014 1:49 AM

Review by Karen Schneider:

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10

For Nausea/Vomiting: I took it for the first time last night when a wave of nausea came over me and bam! Cleared it right up. It's the next day and still no side effects what so ever. I'm very impressed with this medication and Highly recommend it.

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August 11, 2014 1:45 PM

Review by HealthyHanna (taken for 1 to 6 months):

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10

Zofran (ondansetron) for Gastroenteritis: It hid hard and fast and took me completely by surprise when I found myself dealing with vomiting and stuff uncontrollably exiting through the other end at the very same time. A five day prescription of Zofran from my doctor took care of everything quickly and with no side effects. Thank goodness for Zofran!

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August 9, 2014 1:57 PM

Review by camille10:

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10

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: I have generalized anxiety disorder and suffer from emetophobia. The anxiety causes stomach upset and the fear of throwing up increases the anxiety in a vicious cycle. My psychiatrist prescribed Zofran while I was trying out SSRI's to help me get through the first few weeks of side effects. I am now on Celexa with a lot less anxiety and only take Zofran as needed! It works great it just makes me feel sleepy. Haven't run into any constipation yet.

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August 7, 2014 11:51 AM

Review by emjay95:

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10

For Nausea/Vomiting: I get migraines 2-3 times a month and I almost always vomit a lot when I get them. I saw a headache specialist just yesterday, and she recommended this for the nausea and vomiting. Today, of course, I woke up with a migraine and extreme nausea and vomiting. I took a tab (which tastes weirdly sweet- I suspect the aspartame which is a sweetener) and within a few minutes, I no longer felt nauseous at all. For somebody used to crouching over the toilet for long periods of time, this is wonderful.

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July 31, 2014 12:48 PM

Review by Clifo:

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10

For Nausea/Vomiting: I suffer from anxiety and panic disorder. My stomach suffers from my anxiety and it seems that one triggers the other. After struggling for 3 days with constant nausea and running to the toilet I decided to be brave and try one 4mg wafer (I have a fear of any new medication). I made my husband drive into town, in case I had a reaction...so we were close to the hospital (I know...I'm crazy!!). Anyway, took the little wafer and within about 15 minutes started to feel better. Last night I ate my first full meal in days and this morning I feel fine. Next time I won't wait as long! A great little pill to always have with you.

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July 27, 2014 5:13 PM

Review by Sie1026:

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5.0

For Nausea/Vomiting: I'm now about 10 weeks pregnant horrible sickness was in ER for dehydration they prescribed me Zofran for the nausea. It works great its fast an effective I just don't like the side effects I've had horrible headaches and can't go number 2. I'm grateful to have the sickness feeling go away but I don't know if I can deal with the headaches.

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July 26, 2014 11:25 AM

Review by DaMaFia6iX (taken for 2 to 5 years):

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10

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting, Chemotherapy Induced: Going through chemotherapy for ALL for 3 years, and I've tried EVERY available CNIV that I could get when I was doing my chemotherapy. Zofran by far was the best for me specifically the sublingual (melt under the tongue) it also has a cherry taste to it and the taste of it gives me an almost instantaneously feeling of the symptoms being not as bad and then as it finally melts it greatly reduces the symptom if not completely stops them. Sometimes unfortunately there's times that even though it reduced symptoms that the CNIV was just stronger and I'd still not feel to well and still have CNIV but it did at least help and make it more tolerable when it didn't completely take it away.

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July 5, 2014 6:39 PM

Review by Rupturedappy269:

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9.0

For Nausea/Vomiting, Postoperative: I began taking this medication after I had a very complicated, invasive surgery due to a ruptured appendix left to leak for three days, peritonitis, etc, for the nausea that accompanied surgery, and condition itself; it worked wonders, kept me from vomiting, and kept the nausea entirely at bay. I recovered well and stopped the medication a week after surgery, however, about 3 weeks post op, I began experiencing constant nausea and pain, without a known cause, which made my life absolutely miserable constantly. I couldn't eat or drink without nausea and feeling like I was about to vomit, couldn't function normally, lost several pounds, and felt like crap constantly. Then, my surgeon prescribed this medicine, and life was okay. :)

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June 16, 2014 3:31 PM

Review by Debi from Fl:

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9.0

For Nausea/Vomiting: My husband took me to the walk in clinic with severe headache and vomiting every 1/2 hr. A shot of this medicine stopped the nausea & vomiting almost instantly. I had a severe sinus infection as it turns out.

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May 21, 2014 12:04 PM

Review by apugliese92:

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8.0

For Nausea/Vomiting: I was prescribed this medication for food poisoning. Effectively reduces nausea. I experienced no vomiting on this pill. Did experience mild headaches and slight drowsiness.

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May 19, 2014 9:27 PM

Review by Bizzy Momma (taken for 1 to 2 years):

For Nausea/Vomiting: I get severe nausea & vomiting with my migraines and this is the only thing that helps. It occasionally leaves me with a small headache but that's nothing compared to what I had to go through before! Just a 4 mg melt on my tongue and I'm good to go!

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May 17, 2014 3:57 AM

Review by O.Lou (taken for 1 to 2 years):

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10

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: This medication works wonders for me whenever I feel sick or nauseous. The flavored tablets that disintegrate under the tongue or in the mouth are very convenient and work really quickly to relieve nausea/vomiting. The only real side effect from it that I have noticed is a slight tired feeling. I'd much rather feel a little sleepy than sick to my stomach. I really recommend this medicine if your doctor also feels that it is right for you.

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May 3, 2014 4:22 PM

Review by ritzi (taken for less than 1 month):

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1.0

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting, Postoperative: Was given Zofran for nausea in Recovery Room before going to same-day surgery unit prior to release. Ended up with nausea, dizziness, vomiting & shivering. After 2nd vomiting episode I was given Phenergan & was able to be released in another couple of hours.

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April 30, 2014 9:27 PM

Review by Anonymous (taken for less than 1 month):

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9.0

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: Very expensive but works for me. I just take one a day.

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March 7, 2014 11:32 PM

Review by TangoKilo (taken for less than 1 month):

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4.0

Zofran (ondansetron) for Nausea/Vomiting: I was given Zofran for nausea. I took it for one day. It took care of the nausea but gave me a bad headache so I am asking for something else.

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February 27, 2014 9:30 AM

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