22 Nov 2010
Meclizine hydrochloride (Antivert, Bonine, Dramamine Less Drowsy Formula) is an antihistamine medication used for motion sickness and vertigo. It is available over-the-counter (for motion sickness only) or with a prescription (for motion sickness or vertigo).
Promethazine hydrochloride (Phenergan) is a prescription medication approved for a variety of widely different uses. It is probably used most often as a nausea medication, although it is frequently used for other purposes as well.
Almost the same uses but Meclizine is also available as an OTC, whereas Promethazine is available on prescription.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
something I've been taking for 25 yrs now--zanax-If meclizine makes you sleepy and tired then I am afraid to take the two togeather. I ...
1 answer • 16 Dec 2009
... promethazine vc syrup.can someone please tell me what brand generic has the most pleasent tatsting taste? like maybe a grape flavor or peach or ...
2 answers • 17 Dec 2011
I need to take it periodically for vertigo and sometimes it seems as if the OTC brand is not as helpful. Also is there a difference between Meclizine ...
1 answer • 10 Feb 2012
I suffer from migraines really bad ones. So I'm on Topamax, Paxil and Meclizine. I just found out that topamax and Meclizine have a interaction ...
1 answer • 21 Aug 2013