What is Granisetron?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Kytril Sancuso


Granisetron is an antiemetic drug used to prevent nausea and vomiting associated with certain chemotherapy drugs and radiation therapy; it is also used for the prevention and treatment of postoperative nausea and vomiting.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Granisetron

Side effect Patients Percentage
Headaches 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Granisetron after stopping:

Treatment Patients Percentage
Ondansetron (Zofran) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Granisetron.