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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
December 12, 2013
David G wrote
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...
(generic of Bonine/Dramamine 2) and have no problems...
...I do tend to get sea sick, but then again I get motion sickness watching an arcade game. I take over the counter meclizine (generic of Bonine/Dramamine 2) and have no problems and don't get sea...
have found that Dramamine II (meclizine) has no side effects...
...like Dramamine might be worth a try. I have to use it every time I fly, and have found that Dramamine II (meclizine) has n...
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...
some how. but meclizine helps my vertigo, car sickness, and...
...have you tried meclizine for the vertigo? i know it's ...some how. but meclizine helps my vertigo, car sickness, ...mom takes a dramamine at night for sleep. she had a bad experience with amb...
try some meclizine if it doesn't get better. It's OTC, near...
...it doesn't get better. It's OTC, near the Dramamine. I'd say it helps...
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...
but Bonine (meclizine) works wonders for my motion sickness...
...but Bonine (meclizine) works wonders for my motion sickness...
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...
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