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What is the best treatment for travel sickness?

does it work.. i would like to join the navy but currently cant as travel sickness is my biggest enemy.. is it perminent and does it have side effects.. what sort of cost is it? how long does it take and what teh recovery time. please help?i have been approved but cant do naything till i get this issue sorted as tablets just dont cut it in the military.
Tue, 4 Jun 2019
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Hello,

Promethazine is a commonly used drug to prevent travel sickness. Few will have side effects such as headache, tiredness.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr S.R.Raveendran, Sexologist
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