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If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Dramamine, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Dramamine side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Dramamine.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Dramamine side effects are:
Blood Sugar Levels (6 reports)
Delayed Period (4 reports)
Heart Racing (4 reports)
Ambien (1 reports)
Back Pain (1 reports)
Hematuria (1 reports)
Hives (1 reports)
Hives, Itching, Ringing In Ears (1 reports)
Involuntary Twitching Of The Whole Body. (1 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Dramamine side effects . You can also compare Dramamine side effects or view FDA reports.

Dramamine Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Dramamine reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Dramamine on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Delusional Perception, Fall
on Dec 15, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 16 years of age, weighting 210.1 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dramamine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: delusional perception, fall. Dramamine dosage: Text:6 Tablets.

Intentional Overdose
Patient was taking Dramamine. Patient felt the following Dramamine side effects: intentional overdose on Dec 15, 2008 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 18 years of age, weighting 140.0 lb, . Dramamine dosage: Text:minimum Of 18 Tablets One Time. Patient was hospitalized.

Delusional Perception, Fall
Adverse event was reported on Dec 15, 2008 by a Male taking Dramamine (Dosage: Text:6 Tablets) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 15 years of age, weighting 173.1 lb, After Dramamine was administered, patient encountered several Dramamine side effects: delusional perception, fall.

Hypersensitivity, Throat Tightness
on Dec 16, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 26 years of age, weighting 115.1 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dramamine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: hypersensitivity, throat tightness. Dramamine dosage: N/A.


Convulsion
on Nov 23, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , 29 years of age, weighting 179.9 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dramamine. Patient felt the following Dramamine side effects: convulsion. Dramamine dosage: Text:one Tablet Once A Day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Convulsion
Patient was taking Dramamine. After Dramamine was administered, patient encountered several Dramamine side effects: convulsion on Nov 23, 2008 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 29 years of age, weighting 179.9 lb, was diagnosed with and. Dramamine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Blood Glucose Increased
Adverse event was reported on Oct 30, 2008 by a Male taking Dramamine (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • malaise
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
and. Location: ARGENTINA , weighting 160.9 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: blood glucose increased.
Associated medications used:

Lip Swelling, Pruritus, Urticaria
on Oct 14, 2008 Male from UNITED STATES , child 9 years of age, weighting 74.08 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dramamine. Patient felt the following Dramamine side effects: lip swelling, pruritus, urticaria. Dramamine dosage: Text:half Tablet One Time.

Blood Glucose Increased
on Oct 03, 2008 Male from ARGENTINA , weighting 160.9 lb, was diagnosed with
  • malaise
  • diabetes mellitus
  • hypertension
and was treated with Dramamine. After Dramamine was administered, patient encountered several Dramamine side effects: blood glucose increased. Dramamine dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Hallucination, Visual, Inappropriate Affect, Incorrect Dose Administered
Patient was taking Dramamine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: hallucination, visual, inappropriate affect, incorrect dose administered on Sep 18, 2008 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Male , 17 years of age, weighting 179.9 lb, was diagnosed with and. Dramamine dosage: Text:7 Tablets.

Epilepsy, Haemorrhagic Infarction, Protein S Deficiency, Superior Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis
Adverse event was reported on Aug 01, 2008 by a Male taking Dramamine (Dosage: 50 Mg, Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: TURKEY , 14 years of age, Patient felt the following Dramamine side effects: epilepsy, haemorrhagic infarction, protein s deficiency, superior sagittal sinus thrombosis.

Asthenia, Diarrhoea, Impaired Driving Ability, Pyrexia, Vomiting
on May 29, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 31 years of age, weighting 115.0 lb, was treated with Dramamine. After Dramamine was administered, patient encountered several Dramamine side effects: asthenia, diarrhoea, impaired driving ability, pyrexia, vomiting. Dramamine dosage: N/A.

Vomiting
on Apr 28, 2008 Female from UNITED STATES , 26 years of age, weighting 100.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dramamine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: vomiting. Dramamine dosage: 2 Tablets Every 4-6 Hours, Oral.

Incorrect Dose Administered, Intentional Self-injury
Patient was taking Dramamine. Patient felt the following Dramamine side effects: incorrect dose administered, intentional self-injury on Jan 10, 2008 from ARGENTINA Additional patient health information: Female , 22 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Dramamine dosage: Then 10 Tablets Once, Oral.

Malaise, Muscular Weakness
Adverse event was reported on Oct 26, 2007 by a Female taking Dramamine (Dosage: 50 Mg Qd (50 Mg, 1 In 1 D), Oral) was diagnosed with
  • vertigo
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • hypertension
  • myocardial infarction
  • delusion
and. Location: JAPAN , 76 years of age, weighting 127.9 lb, After Dramamine was administered, patient encountered several Dramamine side effects: malaise, muscular weakness.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Lipitor (10 Mg Qd (10 Mg, 1 In 1 D), Oral)
  • Aldactone (25 Mg Qd (25 Mg, 1 In 1 D), Oral)
  • Panaldine (ticlopidine Hydrochloride) (100 Mg Qd (100 Mg, 1 In 1 D), Oral)
  • Serenace (haloperidol) (.75 Mg Qd (0.75 Mg, 1 In 1 D), Oral)
  • Gramalil (tiapride Hydrochloride) (25 Mg Tid (25 Mg, 3 In 1 D), Oral)
  • Aspirin
  • Gaslon (irsogladine)
Patient was hospitalized.

Gait Disturbance, Hallucination, Visual, Incorrect Dose Administered, Mydriasis
on Sep 24, 2007 Male from UNITED STATES , 15 years of age, was treated with Dramamine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: gait disturbance, hallucination, visual, incorrect dose administered, mydriasis. Dramamine dosage: Around 20 Pills Once, Topical.

Hallucination
on Nov 13, 2006 Male from UNITED STATES , 25 years of age, weighting 250.0 lb, was treated with Dramamine. Patient felt the following Dramamine side effects: hallucination. Dramamine dosage: 2 Botles Within One Hour, Oral.

Hallucination
Patient was taking Dramamine. After Dramamine was administered, patient encountered several Dramamine side effects: hallucination on Oct 16, 2006 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 42 years of age, was diagnosed with and. Dramamine dosage: 2 Tabs Within 6 Hours, Oral.

Hallucination, Incorrect Dose Administered, Insomnia
Adverse event was reported on Oct 07, 2006 by a Female taking Dramamine (Dosage: 24 Tablets Once, Oral) . Location: UNITED STATES , 38 years of age, weighting 235.0 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: hallucination, incorrect dose administered, insomnia.

Contusion, Dysuria, Mouth Ulceration, Pain, Pollakiuria, Scar, Skin Ulcer
on Sep 22, 2006 Female from UNITED STATES , 18 years of age, weighting 95.00 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dramamine. Patient felt the following Dramamine side effects: contusion, dysuria, mouth ulceration, pain, pollakiuria, scar, skin ulcer. Dramamine dosage: One Tablet, As Needed, Oral.

Agitation, Balance Disorder
on Aug 30, 2006 Female from FRANCE , child 2 years of age, weighting 33.07 lb, was treated with Dramamine. After Dramamine was administered, patient encountered several Dramamine side effects: agitation, balance disorder. Dramamine dosage: 1/2 Tablets (25mg) X2 12 Hours Of Interval, Oral. Patient was hospitalized.

Euphoric Mood
Patient was taking Dramamine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: euphoric mood on Aug 25, 2006 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 17 years of age, . Dramamine dosage: N/A.

Discomfort, Rectal Haemorrhage
Adverse event was reported on Aug 06, 2006 by a Male taking Dramamine (Dosage: 1 Tablet One Time, Oral) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 25 years of age, weighting 160.0 lb, Patient felt the following Dramamine side effects: discomfort, rectal haemorrhage.

Dizziness, Dyspnoea, Hypersensitivity, Vomiting
on Jul 26, 2006 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 175.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dramamine. After Dramamine was administered, patient encountered several Dramamine side effects: dizziness, dyspnoea, hypersensitivity, vomiting. Dramamine dosage: 1 Tablet Twice A Month Or Prn, Oral.

Hallucination, Heart Rate Increased, Incorrect Dose Administered, Mental Disorder, Paranoia, Schizophreniform Disorder
on Jul 19, 2006 Male from UNITED STATES , 18 years of age, weighting 130.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dramamine. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Dramamine side effects: hallucination, heart rate increased, incorrect dose administered, mental disorder, paranoia, schizophreniform disorder. Dramamine dosage: 10-15 Pills At A Time,oral. Patient was hospitalized.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

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Alternative DRAMAMINE Names:DIMENHYDR MECLIZINE

Active Ingredient: DIMENHYDR MECLIZINE

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Side Effects reported to FDA: 137

Dramamine safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 1

Reported hospitalizations: 17

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