Abuse and Misuse Potential of Dimenhydrinate: A Review of the Clinical Evidence

( Last Updated : December 1, 2015)
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Health Technology Review
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Summary with Critical Appraisal
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  1. What is the clinical evidence for the potential misuse or abuse of dimenhydrinate?

Key Message

One cross-sectional questionnaire-based study regarding the potential misuse or abuse of antihistamines, including dimenhydrinate, was identified. No cases of misuse or abuse of dimenhydrinate were reported in this study.