Emetrol

Generic Name: Phosphorated carbohydrate solution

  • Other names:

    Cherry Flavor Emetrol
  • What is this medication?

    Emetrol contains an upset stomach reliever. It is intended for the relief of upset stomach associated with nausea due to overindulging in food and drink. It is also intended to relieve these symptoms caused by flu.
  • Are there any warnings associated with Emetrol?

    This product contains fructose and should not be taken by people with hereditary fructose intolerance (HFI).

    This product contains sugar and should not be taken by diabetics except under the advice and supervision of a physician.

    Do not use this product if you have allergic reactions to any of the ingredients it contains. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.

    Do not use this product for more than one hour (5 doses) without talking to a physician.

    If nausea continues or returns frequently, consult a physician.

    For maximum effectiveness, do not dilute Emetrol or drink fluids of any kind immediately before or after taking this product.

    Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children. In case of an overdose, get medical help or contact a poison control center immediately.

    Do not use this product if the printed foil seal under the bottle cap is broken or missing.

  • Should I talk to my doctor before taking Emetrol?

    Talk to a health professional before using this product if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • What are the possible side effects of Emetrol?

    Side effects cannot always be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe for you to continue taking this drug.
  • What should I avoid while taking Emetrol?

    Do not use this product for more than one hour (5 doses) without talking to a physician.

    Do not dilute this product or drink fluids of any kind immediately before or after taking this product.

  • What are possible food and drug interactions associated with Emetrol?

    If Emetrol is taken with certain other drugs, the effects of either could be increased, decreased, or altered. Always check with your doctor before combining Emetrol with any other medication.
  • What is the usual dosage of Emetrol?

    Adults and children 12 years: Take 1 or 2 tablespoons every 15 minutes or until the distress subsides.

    Children 2-12 years: Take 1 or 2 teaspoons every 15 minutes or until the distress subsides.

  • How should I store Emetrol?

    Store at room temperature. Keep this product away from heat and direct light and keep it from freezing.