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    What is the ideal dosage of Ondem syrup given for vomiting?

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Posted on Thu, 2 Jun 2016 in Child Health
Question: Hi Doctor, my daughter (5 years old) has vomited 4 times from 6 PM IST and last time was 10 minutes back...
Planning to give her Ondem syrup.. butt not sure of the dosage...
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Answered by Dr. Diptanshu Das 11 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Dose depends upon body weight

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for asking on Health care magic.

Ondem contains ondansetron, the dose of which is 0.15 mg/kg/dose given as per requirement. Be sure to give ORS (Oral rehydration solution) to make up for the salt and water lost.

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