Adverse Reactions: may potentiate CNS depression with ETOH, tranquilizers and sedatives. CNS: sedation, drowsiness, confusion. Anticholinergic: blurred vision, dry mouth, urinary retention, tachycardia THESE S/E MAY CAUSE NEED FOR D/C
Indications- prevent emesis, decrease anxiety, may cause amnesia (useful for anticipatory n/v associated with chemotherapy)
MOA- not fully understood, may inhibit vomiting center, used in combo with other agents
Contraindications- not with renal or hepatic failure.