Antiemetic drugs are drugs that can help ease the symptoms of nausea and vomiting or emesis. Emesis is the forcible emptying of stomach content through the mouth. Nausea is the unpleasant feeling that comes before vomiting.
The antiemetic drug works by blocking the chemicals in the brain involved in vomiting and nausea.
Causes of emesis
Emesis is not a disease but it’s a signs of conditions like:
Signs and symptoms of Emesis
Symptoms of emesis include:
Complications of emesis
Vomiting is not harmful. But it’s a sign of a more serious illness. Problems may include:
The adverse effect of the problem
Severe adverse effect may happen if the condition persists such as:
Preventive measures of emesis
There are several ways to prevent emesis from developing:
Anti-emesis medicines include:
There is a need to consult your doctor in case of excessive vomiting. Your doctor may perform rectal analysis test, x-rays and CT scan to know the cause of emesis.
Emesis treatment is a blend of antiemetic drug and self-care measures. The goal is to lessen the episodes of vomiting, to replenish the body with the lost electrolytes and to eliminate nausea. Regardless of age and cause, treatments may include:
Pantocid DSR (Pantoprazole + Domperidone) is a medicine that belongs to Dopamine Antagonist. It’s a treatment used for acidity and heartburn. This drug is used to treat patients who suffer from the gastrointestinal problem. It reduces the symptoms of vomiting and nausea to occur. Pantocid DSR is also used in treating a person with Parkinson’s disease.
Emeset (Ondansetron) is a medicine that belongs to the antiemetic drug. It’s a medication used after a patient had gone medical treatments. This drug prevents nausea and vomiting caused by certain treatments. It blocks the action of the chemical substance causing nausea and vomiting. Emeset can use along with other drugs to prevent nausea and vomiting.
Pan 20mg (Pantoprazole) is a medicine prescribed for stomach and acid-related issues. It’s a treatment for ulcers, gastroesophageal reflux diseases (GERD) and etc. It also treats a patient with Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome and Erosive Esophagitis.
Pentaloc (Pantoprazole) is an effective treatment for a gastrointestinal condition. This drug is also known as a proton-pump inhibitor. It cures stomach issues such as GERD, peptic ulcer, and acid reflux. Pentaloc can use along with other drugs in treating an ulcer. It is prescribed to prevent the growth of the ulcer from consuming non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
Vomistop (Domperidone) is an effective anti-emetic medication. It belongs to the dopamine antagonist group of drugs. It prevents the tendency of vomiting and nausea among patients with gastrointestinal problems and some medications like an anti-cancer drug. Vomistop also helps relieve the symptoms of fullness, heartburn, bloating, and flatulence that cause discomfort when you have eaten too much.