Air Sickness Treatment
Treatment for motion sickness usually includes nonprescription medicine, such as dimenhydrinate or meclizine. In some cases, treatment for motion sickness may require prescription medications, such as scopolamine.
Treatment options for motion sickness include:
Air Sickness Questions For Doctor
The following are some important questions to ask before and after treatment for motion sickness.
Questions to ask before treatment:
- What are my treatment options?
- What are the risks associated with treatment?
- What are the complications I should watch for?
- How long will I be on medication?
- What are the potential side effects of my medication?
- Does my medication interact with nonprescription medicines or supplements?
- Should I take my medication with food?
Questions to ask after treatment:
- Are there any medications or supplements I should avoid?
- When can I resume my normal activities?
- When can I return to work?
- What else can I do to reduce my risk for having this problem again?
- How often will I need to see my doctor for checkups?
- What local support and other resources are available?
Air Sickness Specialist
Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat motion sickness:
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