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A 35-year-old female asked:

My 21 months old is suffering from motion sickness and this peppermint oil was working fine but recently it had stopped working. please help.

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Dr. Erik Voogd
Pain Management 21 years experience
Try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) in 3 mo: Most likely the standard 1.5mg patch commercially available is too much for the average weight of a 21 month old and the only recommended medication even close would be dimenhydrinate (Benadryl) 12.5mg to 25mg but that would be for children ages 2-5 yo.

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