2014 GI Decontamination and Antiemetics

Drugs you need to know

Decontamination agents
Antiemetics
  • ACTIVATED CHARCOAL
  • IPECAC
  • POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL SOLUTION
    Miralax, GoLytely, GlycoLax, CoLyte, NuLytely
    - also see Cathartics

5HT3 antagonists

  • DOLASETRON
    Anzemet
  • GRANISETRON
    Kytril
  • ONDANSETRON
    Zofran
  • PALONOSETRON
    Aloxi

Anticholinergics

  • SCOPOLAMINE
    Hyocine, TransdermScop

NK1 antagonist

  • APREPITANT / FOSAPREPITANT
    Emend

Cannabinoids

  • DRONABINOL
    Marinol
  • NABILONE
    Cesamet
H1 antagonists
  • DIMENHYDRINATE
    Dramamine
  • DIPHENHYDRAMINE
    Benadryl
  • MECLIZINE
    Antivert

D2 antagonists

  • DROPERIDOL
    Inapsine
  • METOCLOPRAMIDE
    Reglan
  • PROCHLORPERZAINE
    Compazine
  • PROMETHAZINE
    Phenergan
  • THIETHYLPERAZINE
    Torecan

Corticosteroids

  • DEXAMETHASONE
    Decadron
  • METHYLPREDNISOLONE
    Medrol
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