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Dramamine vs. Meclizine for Nausea

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Dimenhydrinate (in US marketed under brand names Dramamine, Driminate, Gravol, Gravamin, Vomex, and Vertirosan) is an over-the-counter drug used to prevent nausea and motion sickness. It is marketed in Canada as '''Gra... Read more on Wikipedia
Meclozine (International Nonproprietary Name, or meclizine) is an antihistamine considered to be an antiemetic. It is sold under the brand names Bonine, Bonamine, Antivert, Postafen, Sea Legs, and '''Dramamine (Less Dr... Read more on Wikipedia
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By David G
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taking meclizine on a cruise ship = positive effect.
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as Bonine (meclizine), and works fine for me. However if it...
...for me. As were the ginger capsules. Regular dramamine works, but makes me drowsy. Non-drowsy dramamine uses the same active ingredient as Bonine (meclizine), and works fine for me. However...
works just as well. BTW, the wristbands didn't work...
...works better than dramamine, but even ...as Bonine - meclizine - but is generic. It is way cheaper and works just as well. BTW, the wristbands didn't work for me...
at Walmart. I think the meclizine works way better than...
...You can get hives from Dramamine and I know because it ...from Dramamine so I switched to meclizine. I get it OTC ...25mg chewables at Walmart. I think the meclizine works way better than Dra...
I found that works wonders for me is meclizine. You...
...you will ever meet...what I found that works wonders for me is meclizine. You have to ask the ...waves and felt completely normal. Dramamine never seemed to help me. So, if your interested...
if it starts to get rocky and I've never had a pro...
...get very motion sick. Can't ride ...seas are really bad. I take Bonine (meclizine) if it starts to get rocky and I've never had a problem. I think dramamine also works, but it makes me...
help me much. I think Meclizine is the best over the...
...on here says dramamine but it doesn't help me much. I think Meclizine is the best over the counter ...for 100 tablets. It comes in 12.5 or 25 mg. Worth a try if the dramamine doesn't work for...
generic name of meclizine. It works great for me without...
...the generic name of meclizine. It works great for me without the drowsiness that accompanies Dramamine. It is given for the severe nausea that accompanies vertigo so works great for motion sickne...
I've had good results with meclizine for motion sickness...
...taking tramadol (I know, it's ...of agonizing pain. I am trying meclizine. I meant to grab dramamine when I was at the store, but I've had good results with meclizine for motion sickness so ma...
I take the meclizine. I find it works better than anything....
...and in airplanes.I use the OTC Meclizine I use the ...2. The original Dramamine works well for some people but I'm allergic to it so I take the meclizine. I find it works better than anything....
(meclizine) for dizziness and I have had no problems with...
[...], I take Non-Drowsy Dramamine (meclizine) for dizziness and I have had no problems with it. If anything it calms me down a bit. If you have a history of...
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