Motion Sickness
Motion sickness is a condition that causes nausea, dizziness, and other problems. It happens to people when they are on a boat, in a car, on a carnival ride, or in some other situation in which something is moving them.
Related Symptoms
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea or Vomiting
  • Belching
  • Warmth
  • Sweating
  • Making more saliva than usual
Common Treatments
There are a number of medicines that can help prevent and treat motion sickness. In general, these medicines work best if you take them before symptoms start. Many have the drawback of making you feel sleepy.
Non-prescription (over-the-counter) medicines include:
The most commonly used prescription medicines include:
  • Scopolamine patch (brand names: Scopace, Transderm Scop) – This is a patch that can stay on your skin for 3 days.
  • Promethazine (sample brand names: Phenadoz, Promethegan)
  • Prescription strength Meclizine
Other treatments for motion sickness include ginger (such as ginger candy) and acupressure.
What To Expect
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Pick up any necessary prescriptions at your local pharmacy.
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Hurricane, WV 25526