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HSA approves drug to curb chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
 

HSA approves drug to curb chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting

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The Singapore Health Sciences Authority (HSA) has recently approved Akynzeo to curb nausea and vomiting urges in patients undergoing cancer chemotherapy.
 
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30 Oct 2016 - General
 
Chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting are really very common, and in fact a lot of patients have devised a way to cope with this problem. A lot of them already prepare their own set of ice chips, and they keep themselves hydrated prior to undergoing their chemotherapy. Some patients also benefit from steroid treatment during chemotherapy. Palonosetron is also available in our region, but it is not combined with another agent. In our country, the available brand is Aloxi, and so far I have see...
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