Zofran , also medically known as ondansetron, is used to prevent vomiting and nausea caused by cancer chemotherapy, radiation, anesthesia and surgery.
Zofran is taken orally as tablets or can be taken as an injection into the body. These injections are given by qualified health care professionals or those who have been instructed in the proper procedures for administering a needle as approved by your doctor.
Common side effects users of this drug may experience include headache, constipation, lightheadedness, rash, diarrhea and drowsiness. If you experience more severe side effects such as breathing difficulties or chest pain, contact a medical professional for immediate assistance.
Zofran may be prescribed for other purposes as well, as directed by your doctor.