Would motion sickness medication help with dizziness?

Yes. You could try otc dramamine (dimenhydrinate) to see if it helps with dizziness. For that matter, any antihistamine (claritin, zyrtec, allegra) may ease dizziness symptoms. If they don't, then you may need to be evaluated for why you are dizzy: irregular heart rhythm, low lung oxygen levels, anemia, thyroid imbalance, anxiety / hyperventilation, etc. Start with the easy stuff, and go from there if you're not better.

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Is ginger ale good for motion sickness related vertigo/dizziness?

Motion Sickness. Ginger ale may calm you a bit but it has sugar and other additives in it. If you are looking for a soothing beverage consider sparkling water or water w/a twist of lime or lemon. Peace and good health. Read more...

Why every time I read in books I feel of dizziness (motion sickness like) and I have lots of exams I can't stop studying for days! What the solution?

Dizziness. Dizziness while attempting to read may indicate a refractory problem of your bison and perhaps you are in need of glasses for reading. Check with your physician and optometrist for adequate diagnosis and evaluation. Contact your physician. Read more...

What can cause headaches, motion sickness and dizziness?

Most commonly. You are mentioning three characteristics of migraine, and if these symptoms plague you, a visit to a headache specialist could result in medication intervention which could control your problems. Read more...

What causes motion sickness, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and migrain headache?

Bad migraines? Well bad migraines can cause those things but i would see a neurologist if your headaches are that bad! one, it is important to rule out other causes and two, you could undergo migraine treatment if that's what it is. Good luck! Read more...
We don't know. The exact cause of migraine is still controversial and gaps in our understanding remain. Accompanying symptoms such as phonophobia, photophobia, nausea, vomiting, dizziness and blurred vision, as well as autonomic phenomena of conjunctival injection, lacrimation and lid edema are common and individual. It is manageable, see a headache specialist or orofacial pain. Read more...

For 2 weeks I've had vestibular neuritis. Is there anything besides motion sickness pills to help stop this constant dizziness?

Time cures most. Vestibular neuritis and labyrinthitis result from an infection that inflames the inner ear or the nerves connecting the inner ear to the brain. Vertigo, dizziness, and difficulties with balance, vision, or hearing may result. Infections of the inner ear are usually viral unfortunately time to resolve varies from weeks to months. -. Read more...
See ENT, Neuro. Make sure the diagnosis is correct (have you seen both ENT and neuro?). Other medications such as oral steroids and Gabapentin etc come to mind but you need to make absolutely sure you know what you are treating first. Read more...

I've been getting very bad motion sickness recently. After about 1-5 minutes in a car, I get really dizzy and feel nauseous. How can I prevent this?

Motion sickness. Avoid reading as a passenger in the car. Avoid overheating. Look out the window, but preferably be the driver whenever possible. Try antihistamines like Dramamine (dimenhydrinate) and Scopolamine. Take frequent breaks when driving to stretch and walk around. Stay well hydrated. Read more...

I vommitted, felt dizzy and had cold feet yesterday. I assumed its because I watched a movie lying sideways. Is that called motion sickness? Vertigo?

Unlikely . unlikely your symptoms are related to watching a movie lying on your side. If the symptoms have resolved and not return, I would not worry. If symptoms persist, recommend see your doctor for evaluation. Hope this was helpful. Best of luck with this. Dr. R. Read more...