The patent for Zofran recently expired, making it available to be manufactured in a generic form. Several strengths of generic Zofran are available, ranging from 4 mg to 8 mg. The drug also comes in the form of orally disintegrating tablets, oral solution, and injection. Some of the manufactures that make a generic version of this drug include Teva Pharmaceuticals, Kali Laboratories, and Baxter Healthcare.
Can I Get Generic Zofran?Zofran® (ondansetron hydrochloride) is a prescription medication that has been licensed to prevent nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery.
Zofran was first manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline. Recently, Zofran has come off patent, making generic versions available.
Strengths of Generic ZofranGeneric Zofran is available in the following strengths and forms:
- Ondansetron 4 mg tablets
- Ondansetron 8 mg tablets
- Ondansetron ODT 4 mg orally disintegrating tablets
- Ondansetron ODT 8 mg orally disintegrating tablets
- Ondansetron oral solution 5 mg per 5 mL (one teaspoon)
- Ondansetron injection.
Who Makes Generic Zofran?Generic Zofran is made by several manufacturers, such as:
- Teva Pharmaceuticals
- Kali Laboratories
- Baxter Healthcare.
If you are interested, you can talk to your pharmacist about other manufacturers of generic Zofran.