Nausea / Vomiting

The leaflets in this section are authored by an experienced pharmacist. Pharmacists are experts in medicines. The medicines in this section include those which help when you're feeling sick (nauseous) or are being sick (vomiting). They include those used for preventing travel sickness as well as those that may be used in hospital after an anaesthetic. If you've ever thought "Who shouldn't take metoclopromide?", "How do I take cyclizine?", "How do I get the most from my domperidone treatment?" or "What problems can ondansetron cause?" information leaflets in this section will have answers for you.

Aprepitant to prevent sickness (Emend)Aspirin and metoclopramide for migraine (MigraMax)
Cinnarizine tablets (Stugeron)Cyclizine for sickness
Domperidone for sickness (Motilium)Granisetron for sickness (Kytril, Sancuso)
Hyoscine for travel sickness (Joy Rides, Kwells, Scopoderm)Metoclopramide (Maxolon)
Ondansetron for sicknessPalonosetron to prevent sickness (Aloxi)
Paracetamol and metoclopramide for migraine (Paramax)Prochlorperazine (Buccastem, Stemetil)
Promethazine (Avomine, Phenergan, Sominex)Scopolamine skin patch for nausea (Transderm Scop)