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Dramamine Original Formula
Active Ingredients
In each tablet
Dimenhydrinate 50 mg; antiemetic

for prevention and treatment of these symptoms associated with motion sickness:

  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • dizziness

Do not use for children under 2 years of age unless directed by a doctor

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
  • glaucoma
  • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product

  • marked drowsiness may occur
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase dizziness
  • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a doctor before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.

  • to prevent motion sickness, the first dose should be taken ½ to 1 hour before starting activity
  • to prevent or treat motion sickness, see below:
  • Adults and children 12 years and over
    • take 1 to 2 tables every 4-6 hours
    • do not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
  • Children 6 to under 12 years
    • give ½ to 1 tablet every 6-8 hours
    • do not give more than 3 tablets in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
  • Children 2 to under 6 years
    • give ½ tablet every 6-8 hours
    • do not give more than 1 ½ tablets in 24 hours, or as directed by a doctor
Other Information
  • store at room temperature 68-77ºF (20-25ºC)
  • do not use if carton is open or if blister unit is broken or torn 
  • see side panel for lot number and expiration date
Inactive Ingredients
anhydrous lactose, colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose
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