5HT3 receptor antagonists
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Serotonin (5-HT3) receptor antagonists block the vomiting reflex by inhibiting 5-HT3 receptors in the vomiting center, the chemoreceptor trigger zone and in the small intestine.
5-HT3 receptor antagonists are used to treat nausea and vomiting triggered by cytotoxic drugs.
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Medical conditions associated with 5HT3 receptor antagonists: