Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Motion Sickness Outlook

What to expect with motion sickness:

  • Motion sickness tends to be recurrent problem for many people.
  • Motion sickness may be controlled, and in some cases, prevented with medication.
  • Most episodes of motion sickness will resolve within an hour of removal from the situation triggering the event.

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Last Updated: Jun 3, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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