What Are You Struggling With?

Ondansetron (Zofran)

What is the Generic Name for Zofran?

Ondansetron

What is the Trade Name for Ondansetron?

Zofran

What are the Indications of Ondansetron (Zofran)?

  • Nausea/vomiting

What are the Actions of Ondansetron (Zofran)?

Blocks effects of serotonin on vagal nerve and CNS

What is the Therapeutic Class of Ondansetron (Zofran)?

Antiemetic

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Ondansetron (Zofran)?

5-HT3 antagonist

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Ondansetron  (Zofran)

Date Published - Jun 10, 2015
Date Modified - Jun 21, 2019

Jon Haws RN

Written by Jon Haws RN

Jon Haws RN began his nursing career at a Level I Trauma ICU in DFW working as a code team nurse, charge nurse, and preceptor. Frustrated with the nursing education process, Jon started NRSNG in 2014 with a desire to provide tools and confidence to nursing students around the globe. When he's not busting out content for NRSNG, Jon enjoys spending time with his two kids and wife.