Bonine vs Dimenhydrinate

Bonine
(OTC)
Dimenhydrinate
(OTC)
Bonine is a nausea & vomiting medication.
Dimenhydrinate is a nausea & vomiting medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.8
Extremely Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.9
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Motion Sickness
2.7
Concern level
1.4
Concern level
2.1
Approval Date
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Not Available
May 31, 1972
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
10,117 Discussions
2,627 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#2 for Nausea
#3 for Sea sickness
#4 for Dizziness
#5 for Vertigo
#6 for Vomiting
Bonine is approved for Motion Sickness, Nausea, Sea sickness, Dizziness and Vertigo and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Nausea
#3 for Vomiting
#4 for Dizziness
#5 for Vertigo
#7 for Sea sickness
Dimenhydrinate is approved for Nausea, Motion Sickness, Vomiting and Dizziness and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Bon
Dry Mouth
3
Blurred Vision
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Addiction
1
Weakness
1
Inattentive
1
Irritability
1
Hangover
1
Cancer
1
Diarrhea
1
Dim
Hallucinations
10
Withdrawal Symptoms
4
Delirium
4
Allergy
4
Addiction
3
Itching
3
Euphoria
3
Depression
2
Diarrhea
2
Headaches
2
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Dry Mouth
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Blurred Vision
Bon
Dim
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Bon
Dim
1
4
Addiction
Bon
Dim
1
3
Weakness
Bon
Dim
1
0
Inattentive
Bon
Dim
1
0
Irritability
Bon
Dim
1
0
Hangover
Bon
Dim
1
0
Cancer
Bon
Dim
1
0
Diarrhea
Bon
Dim
1
2
Hallucinations
Dim
Bon
10
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Dim
Bon
4
1
Delirium
Dim
Bon
4
0
Allergy
Dim
Bon
4
0
Addiction
Dim
Bon
3
1
Itching
Dim
Bon
3
0
Euphoria
Dim
Bon
3
0
Depression
Dim
Bon
2
0
Diarrhea
Dim
Bon
2
1
Headaches
Dim
Bon
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Bonine during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Dimenhydrinate during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Bonine and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Dimenhydrinate and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection, Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 25 mg
Tablet: 25 mg, 50 mg
Capsule: 50 mg
Liquid: 12.5 mg/5 mL
Solution: 50 mg/mL
Syringe: 50 mg/mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Meclizine Hcl
Dimenhydrinate
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Bonine and Dimenhydrinate: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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