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Aprepitant-Z Capsule

What is Aprepitant-Z capsule?

Aprepitant-Z Capsule is a medication that is used in the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) and also used for the prevention of post-operative nausea and vomiting. It belongs to the class of drugs know as Antiemetics. Aprepitant-Z Capsule is available at Drugstore Nigeria, an online Pharmacy in Lagos.

How does Aprepitant-Z capsule work?

Aprepitant-Z Capsule is an Neurokinin-receptor antagonist. It is an  anti-sickness medicine. It works by  blocking the effect of one of the body’s natural substances, known as substance P/neurokinin 1 which  causes vomiting.This medication will not treat nausea or vomiting that has already started.

What is Aprepitant-Z capsule used for?

Aprepitant-Z capsule is used in combination with other medicines to prevent the nausea and vomiting which may occur during chemotherapy (Cancer treatment).

Aprepitant-Z capsules are also used for prevention of nausea and vomiting that may occur after surgery.

Aprepitant-Z Capsule Dosage

Aprepitant-Z Capsule should be used as prescriped by your physician.

How is Aprepitant-Z capsule used?

Aprepitant-Z Capsule medication should be taken by mouth with or without food as prescriped by your doctor.

What are the Sides Effects of Aprepitant-Z Capsule?

Common sides Effects of Aprepitant-Z Capsule include:




Itching or swelling especially of the face,tongue,throat.

 Severe dizziness

Trouble breathing.

Aprepitant-Z capsule precautions

Inform your physician if you have a medical history of liver disease before using this Aprepitant-Z capsule

Before having a surgery, Inform your physician about all the medicine you have used.

Consult your physician before taking Aprepitant-Z capsule during pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Where to buy Aprepitant-Z Capsule

Aprepitant-Z capsule can be purchased at, Nigeria’s largest Pharmacy.


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