Aprepitant

Overview

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Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Dosage

Aprepitant's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

80 to 125 mg100 (102.5)As recommended.POAprepitant is given for 3 days as part of a regimen that includes a corticosteroid and a 5-HT3 antagonis for moderate to highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy:. The recommended dose of aprepitant is 125 mg orally 1 hour prior to chemotherapy treatment (Day 1) and 80 mg orally once daily in the morning on Days 2 and 3. It may be taken with or with out food.
40 to 40 mg40 (40)As recommended.POFor prevention of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV): The recommended oral dosage of aprepitant is 40 mg within 3 hours prior to induction of anesthesia.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

No data regarding the Paedriatic dosage details of Aprepitant is available.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Aprepitant is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Aprepitant

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Manufacturers of Aprepitant in Pakistan

Ferozson

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