Which medications in the drug class Antiemetics are used in the treatment of Reye Syndrome?

Updated: Apr 02, 2018
  • Author: Debra L Weiner, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Kirsten A Bechtel, MD  more...
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Antiemetics

Off-label use of ondansetron may be considered to control nausea and vomiting associated with Reye syndrome and with IV administration of sodium benzoate/sodium phenylacetate.

Ondansetron (Zofran, Zuplenz)

Selective 5-HT3 receptor antagonist that blocks serotonin both peripherally and centrally.


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