Compare Zofran vs. Sancuso

Head-to-head comparisons of medication uses, side effects, ratings, and more.

Helps you feel less queasy.

Zofran (Ondansetron) works well to prevent nausea and vomiting, and it's available in different forms that you don't have to swallow.

3.6/ 5 average rating with 366 reviewsforZofran
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Upsides
  • Available in generic.
  • Available in forms that you don't have to swallow (like a tablet or film that dissolves in your mouth) if you're having trouble keeping anything down.
  • Starts working fast (in 30 minutes.
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Downsides
  • Can cause headaches.
  • Can interact with antidepressants.
  • Can only be used to prevent nausea and vomiting, not to treat if it's already happening.
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Used for
  • Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
  • Moderately and/or highly emetogenic chemotherapy; Prophylaxis
Dosage forms
  • Pill
  • Dissolving tablet
  • Liquid
  • Sublingual film
  • Pill
  • Liquid
  • Patch
Price
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Reviews
366 reviews so far
66%
saidit'sworth it
51%
saiditworked well
15%
saidit'sa big hassle

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Side effects
5possible side effects
  • Headache
    17%
  • Diarrhea
    16%
  • Constipation
    11%
  • Fever
    8%
  • Increased AST and ALT
    5%
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The Sancuso (Granisetron) FDA package insert doesn’t have numbers about how common side effects are.
Risks and risk factors
  • Serotonin syndrome
  • Heart rhythm problems
    • Long QT syndrome
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