Kytril is a prescription medication that is used to prevent nausea and vomiting that may be caused by cancer medications or treatments including chemotherapy and radiation. Kytril contains granisetron and works by blocking the actions of natural chemicals that can trigger nausea and vomiting.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Kytril include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of granisetron.
What should I do if I miss a dose of Kytril?
If you miss a dose of Kytril, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Kytril?
Both Kytril and the generic alternative granisetron are available in a strength of 1mg. Only brand name Kytril is available in a strength of 2mg.