Nausea:

Indications for BONJESTA:

Nausea and vomiting of pregnancy in women who do not respond to conservative management.

Limitations of Use:

Not studied in women with hyperemesis gravidarum.

Adult:

Swallow whole. Take on empty stomach with water. ≥18yrs: Day 1: initially 1 tab at bedtime; continue same dose next day if symptoms adequately controlled. If symptoms persist on Day 2, increase to 1 tab in AM and 1 tab at bedtime daily. Max 2 tabs daily.

Children:

<18yrs: not established.

Contraindications:

Concomitant MAOIs; may prolong and intensify anticholinergic effects.

Warnings/Precautions:

Asthma. Increased intraocular pressure. Narrow angle glaucoma. Stenosing peptic ulcer. Pyloroduodenal obstruction. Urinary bladder-neck obstruction. Reevaluate as pregnancy progresses. Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Pharmacologic Class:

Antihistamine + Vit. B6 analog.

Interactions:

See Contraindications. Concomitant alcohol, other CNS depressants (eg, hypnotic sedatives, tranquilizers): not recommended. Concomitant food may delay onset of action and reduce absorption. May cause false (+) urine test for methadone, opiates, PCP.

Adverse Reactions:

Somnolence.

Generic Availability:

NO

How Supplied:

Tabs—60, 100

Pricing for BONJESTA

20mg/20mg tablet (Qty: 60)
Appx. price $620
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