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Granisetron Hydrochloride (HCl) -- Drug Information

Available in the form of a tablet, granisetron hydrochloride (HCl) is a prescription medication sold under the brand name Kytril®. It is approved for the prevention of nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy or radiation. An injectable form of the drug is also available and is used to prevent nausea and vomiting due to chemotherapy or surgery.
 
Although this drug is generally well tolerated, not everyone can use it. The safety information on granisetron hydrochloride should be discussed with your healthcare provider before starting treatment to minimize risks and to help ensure your safety. For example, tell your healthcare provider if you have any of the following conditions:
 
 
(For more information on this drug, click Granisetron. This full-length article covers topics such as how the medication works, dosing guidelines, and what to do if you miss a dose.)
 

Granisetron Hydrochloride (HCl) -- Drug Information

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