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Who Should Not Take Anzemet?

You should not take Anzemet if you are allergic to Anzemet, dolasetron mesylate, or any inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
 
Intravenous (IV) Anzemet should not be used for the prevention of nausea and vomiting related to chemotherapy due to the high risk of dangerous changes in the heart rhythm. Only Anzemet tablets should be used in this situation. 
 

Anzemet Warnings and Precautions: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Anzemet should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before taking the medication. However, it is possible that not all the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Anzemet warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
 
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