Category Archives: Cancer Therapy Supportive Medicine

Granisetron (Kytril)

Cancer Center New Mexico

Granisetron is an anti-nausea medication that your physician may prescribe for you during chemotherapy. This medication may be used alone or along with other drugs to prevent nausea and vomiting that may occur with chemotherapy and/or radiation treatment. How do you take this Medication: Oral Tablets: Take this drug as ordered by your doctor If you […]

Famotidine

Cancer Center Albuquerque

Famotidine is a cancer support drug used to treat heart burn, nausea and chest pains associated with chemotherapy treatment. Nausea, Vomiting & Chemotherapy Other terms:  upset stomach, retching, stomach ache, throwing up, queasy, heart burn, motion sickness, dry heave, puke, and sick to my stomach. What are nausea and vomiting, and how is chemotherapy related? […]