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The dr recommended Benedryl for nausea?

It actually works really well! But boy, does it make me sleepy! I don't have a clue as to how it works or what's in it that makes my stomach ache go away....Anyone know?

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Asked by Keeely07 at 9:05 AM on May. 11, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • I have no idea. My dr recommended the same thing but it made me sick!

    Answer by BananaMuffins at 9:06 AM on May. 11, 2011

  • Benadryl is an anithistamie, the drug in it is Diphenhyrdramine, same stuff that it's motion sickness pills. Its also anti-emitic. Those class of drugs helps to stop nausea and vomitting

    Answer by Zakysmommy at 9:10 AM on May. 11, 2011

  • Thank you Zakysmommy :) Do you know if there is any kind that is NON drowsy? I can only take it at night because I absolutely can not keep my eyes open at all when I take that! lol

    Comment by Keeely07 (original poster) at 9:14 AM on May. 11, 2011

  • i think they have a non-drowsy brand, but it may be a store brand vs the name brand.

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 9:48 AM on May. 11, 2011

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