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What are some effective cures for motion sickness?


Asked by stenhouse_baby at 10:49 PM on Oct. 29, 2010 in Health

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  • Eeek that sucks!! Hmmm. I don't know much about dramamine, can you take a half pill instead? I just looked it up and it's an antihistamine. You can also take phenegran, which is cheap, but that will probably also knock you out. Honestly I would just try less dramamine, to see if it reduces your nausea but enables you to stay awake! have you seen an ear/nose/throat doctor about it?

    Answer by MommaofH2 at 10:59 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • Well, avoiding motion would be one.
    Dramamine (sp?) works very well, actually.

    Answer by MommaofH2 at 10:51 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • Anything from video games to movies (mostly home videos, where the camera shakes) gives me severe motion sickness. Dramamine knocks me out unfortunately. Scopalomine patches work, but they are too expensive.

    Comment by stenhouse_baby (original poster) at 10:55 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • Here is some info I found.  Looks like you can also take Benadryl.


    Answer by MommaofH2 at 11:00 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

  • Ginger snaps and ginger ale

    Answer by Anna92464 at 11:03 PM on Oct. 29, 2010

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