FDA pulls high-dose Zofran from market due to cardiac risks

12/6/2012 | PhysiciansBriefing.com

The FDA said the 32-milligram, single intravenous dose of the nausea treatment Zofran, or ondansetron, will no longer be marketed because it could cause serious heart damage. A lower dose given every four hours to patients on chemotherapy will continue to be available.

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