Motion sickness is a group of symptoms that occur when the brain signals that indicate movement from different parts of the body do not correlate. These symptoms usually occur in individuals as they travel—in boats, trains, airplanes or automobiles—and include nausea, vomiting, dizziness, deep breathing and cold sweats.
Below you will find alternative and natural treatment options including those from a Chinese Medicine perspective for Motion Sickness.
The Chinese Medicine treatment of motion sickness generally involves arriving at the appropriate TCM diagnosis or pattern. This pattern within the individual is what treatment is based on not the general condition (see treating the cause and not the symptoms).
The following patterns may represent the underlying contributing factors for the development of motion sickness:
The following herbal formulas are potentially useful in the process of treating motion sickness. For a complete list from our store with more details see our motion sickness formula section.
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