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Dr. James Chapman
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Dimenhydrinate (Definition)

Dimenhydrinate is a sedating antihistamine which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more


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Can you overdose on dramamine (dimenhydrinate)?

Can you overdose on dramamine (dimenhydrinate)?

Yes, a person can: Overdose on dramamine (dimenhydrinate). It is seldom lethal. If you have any thoughts of taking your life - please get help right away. Call a friend or relative and have them transport you to the nearest emergency room or call 911 if you have active thoughts of taking an overdose. Or call the national suicide prevention lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. Take care. ...Read more

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How long should dramamine (dimenhydrinate) last?

How long should dramamine (dimenhydrinate) last?

Depends: It depends if 25 or 50mg dose, your body size, your age (30's not a problem), and the intensity of the "trigger." it should last 6 to 8 hours in most people. ...Read more

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Is triptone different from dramamine (dimenhydrinate)?

Same drug: Triptone and Dramamine are different brand names for the same active drug component: dimenhydrinate. They are made by different manufacturers and may have different inactive ingredients, but will work the same way. ...Read more

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I took 1,200 mg of Dimenhydrinate/Dramamine to trip am I going to be ok? Am I going to die?

I took  1,200 mg of Dimenhydrinate/Dramamine to trip am I going to be ok? Am I going to die?

Go to the ER immeida: the usual dose of beandryl is 25 mg. YOu must go to the ER or posion control immediately . This large dose will put you to sleep and have effects ofn your heart. ...Read more

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Is dramamine (dimenhydrinate) good for hangovers?

Is dramamine (dimenhydrinate) good for hangovers?

For some symptoms: hangovers frequently have nausea and dizziness as part of the symptom complex, and dramamine (dimenhydrinate) can help with those symptoms. However, it can increase the "logginess" or sedated feeling that comes with hangover as well. The best "cure" is to prevent it - DON'T DRINK to excess! If you have problems reducing your alcohol intake, seek help from your primary care physician or a mental health counselor. ...Read more

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Can you use dramamine (dimenhydrinate) for an alergy?

Can you use dramamine (dimenhydrinate) for an alergy?

a can make you very : Tired. See her doctor for one of the newer allergy medications that do not make your tired and allow you to function when you have an allergy problem. ...Read more

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Does dramamine (dimenhydrinate) have any side effects?

Does dramamine (dimenhydrinate) have any side effects?

Usually minor: The common side-effects of dramamine (dimenhydrinate) are the three ds: dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth. There are many other side-effects listed including severe allergic reactions and even death but i believe the three ds are the most common s/e. Look up the drug and precautions on drugs.Com. ...Read more

Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
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Dramamine (Definition)

Dramamine is a sedating antihistamine which is a kind of antihistamine type drug (common ...Read more