Directory of Drugs: Aprepitant - Emend
What is Emend used for?
Emend is an antiemetic medicine for use in adult patients. An antiemetic is a medicine used to prevent and control nausea and vomiting. Emend is used:
Emend is not used to treat nausea and vomiting that you already have.
Who should not take Emend?
You should not take Emend if:
What should I tell my doctor or healthcare provider?
Tell your healthcare provider:
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Some of these products may affect how Emend works and Emend may affect how some medicines work.
Especially tell your healthcare provider if you are on:
Emend may affect how these medicines work.
What are some possible side effects of Emend? (This list is NOT a complete list of side effects reported with Emend. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist can discuss with you a more complete list of side effects.)
The most common side effects with Emend are:
Date created: May 5, 2003
Updated: December 29, 2004, August 9, 2006
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