from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A trademark used for the drug dimenhydrinate.

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  • n. antihistamine and antiemetic (trade name Dramamine) used to treat motion sickness


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  • Dramamine is still used today, available over the counter.

    Excerpt: Happy Accidents by Morton Meyers M.D.

  • We pulled off playing a strange version of "Dramamine," and that was the extent of covers we did.

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  • Although over-the-counter drugs such as Dramamine can help, "most motion-sickness drugs only work if taken before the activity, so I would not recommend that people take these drugs before going to a 3-D movie to overcome any symptoms," Anshel said.


  • Over-the-counter and prescription medications are available, such as Dramamine

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  • Tablets such as Dramamine help if they are taken beforehand, but they may cause some degree of drowsiness.

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  • You can use anti-nausea medicine, such as Dramamine or Bonine, one hour before taking emergency contraception if you are concerned about being nauseous.


  • "Dramamine" is driving the 101 freeway through The Valley on a please-kill-me-now-grey Friday morning in July, alternately sipping a wheatgrass smoothie and a bottle of Diet Pepsi in some vain attempt to overcome the fact that I didn't sleep the night before, dying from the stupid Valley heat, and wishing that a lot of things were the exact opposite of how they actually are.


  • In fact, in medical tests ginger beats Dramamine, which is one of the top over the counter nausea medications. "


  • Dramamine kept our stomachs settled as the charter boat, Chololo, plowed through waves.

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  • Dramamine and liquor don't mix well anyway or so I've heard.

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