• Drugs
  • Premedication before chemotherapy for cancer often consists of drug regimens (usually 2 or more drugs, e.g. dexamethasone, diphenhydramine and omeprazole) given to a patient minutes to hours before the chemotherapy to avert side effects or hypersensitivity reactions (i.e. allergic reactions). (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • All patients who underwent contrast-enhanced examinations using iodinated and gadolinium contrast media between August 2011 and February 2013 while following our institution's premedication protocol were evaluated by retrospective chart review. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Patients' demographic data, history of adverse reactions (type and severity) to contrast media, history of asthma, history of other allergic reactions, reason for adopting premedication protocol, contrast media used, amount of contrast media, and type, severity, treatment and outcomes of BTR (if any) were collected. (biomedcentral.com)
  • levels
  • Azathioprine (AZA) coadministration prevents the formation, whereas hydrocortisone (HC) premedication reduces the levels of antibodies to IFX. (druglib.com)
  • child
  • An important goal of premedication is to have the child arrive in the operating room calm and quiet with intactcardiorespiratoryreflexes. (bjmp.org)