Helping you to reduce symptoms of motion sickness, Blackmores Travel Calm Ginger is a supplement that, when taken prior to traveling, helps to reduce symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, vertigo and cold sweats associated with motion sickness.
Suitable for children over 6 years of age.
Research supports the use of ginger to reduce the occurrence of and symptoms of motion sickness. These symptoms include nausea, vomiting, vertigo and cold sweats. The actual mechanism of action is unclear, however it has been suggested that ginger aids in these conditions by having a local action on the digestive system.
Ginger is warming and stimulating, and aids digestion by promoting the secretion of gastric acids. Ginger can reduce the symptoms of gastrointestinal upset as it is a carminative which eases colic and flatulence, while helping to relieve vomiting and gastrointestinal muscular spasm.
Dosage: Adults – Take 2 to 3 tablets ½ an hour before travelling; then 1 tablet every 2 hours as required.
Children 6-12 years – Take 1 to 2 tablets ½ an hour before travelling, then ½ to 1 tablet every 2 hours, as required.
Children under 6 years – Only as professionally prescribed.
Cautions: Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional.
Zingiber officinale (Ginger) root powder
Warnings: This food is not a sole source of nutrition and should be used in conjunction with a nutritious diet and with an appropriate physical training or exercise program. This food is not suitable for children under the age of 15 or pregnant women. It should only be used under medical or dietetic supervision. Keep out of reach of children.