• Dimenhydrinate (Andrumin, Dramamine) or
Promethazine theoclate (Avomine) or
These preventive oral preparations should ideally be taken 30-60 minutes before the trip and can be repeated 4-6 hourly during the trip (maximum 4 tablets in 24 hours).
• Hyoscine dermal discs (Scop)
One of these adhesive patches should be applied to dry unbroken hairless skin behind the ear, 5-6 hours before travel and left on for 3 days. Wash the hands thoroughly after applying and removing the disc—be careful of accidental finger-to-eye contact.
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