Download tools and resources for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting and ALOXI®
Many people look for information to help support and inform them after a cancer diagnosis. Knowing what to expect can help ease the fear that can come with cancer treatment.
The tools below provide information about chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting, treatment, and organizations that offer cancer support.
If you have questions about chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting or how ALOXI may help, ask your healthcare team. They are the best source for information about your cancer and chemotherapy treatment.
Important Safety Information
ALOXI® can cause allergic reactions that can be serious. Tell your doctor or nurse right away if you have any of these following symptoms of a serious allergic reaction: hives, swelling of the face, trouble breathing and chest pain
The most common side effects of ALOXI in adults are headache and constipation
Tell your doctor or nurse if you are taking other medications or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or plan to become pregnant or breastfeed
Indication in Adults
ALOXI injection 0.25 mg/5 mL is used in adults to help prevent nausea and vomiting on the day of chemotherapy that is highly likely to cause nausea and vomiting, and up to 5 days following chemotherapy that is moderately likely to cause nausea and vomiting.
Indication in Pediatrics
ALOXI injection 20 mcg/kg (max 1.5 mg) is used in children 1 month old to less than 17 years of age to help prevent nausea and vomiting on the day of chemotherapy that is moderately or highly likely to cause nausea and vomiting.
For more information about ALOXI, talk to your doctor or see Full Prescribing Information.
ALOXI is available by prescription only.