APREPITANT (CINVANTI) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

APREPITANT

What is the Trade Name for APREPITANT

CINVANTI

What is the Indication for APREPITANT

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE CINVANTI, in combination with other antiemetic agents, is indicated in adults for the prevention of: acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy (HEC) including high-dose cisplatin as a single-dose regimen. delayed nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy (MEC) as a single-dose regimen. nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of MEC as a 3-day regimen. CINVANTI is a substance P/neurokinin-1 (NK 1 ) receptor antagonist, indicated in adults, in combination with other antiemetic agents, for the prevention of: acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy (HEC) including high-dose cisplatin as a single-dose regimen. ( 1 ) delayed nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy (MEC) as a single-dose regimen. ( 1 ) nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of MEC as a 3-day regimen. ( 1 ) Limitations of Use : CINVANTI has not been studied for treatment of established nausea and vomiting. ( 1 ) Limitations of Use CINVANTI has not been studied for the treatment of established nausea and vomiting.

 

 

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