Emetrol FAQs

What Is Emetrol?

Emetrol Liquid is an over-the-counter medication for relieving nausea associated with upset stomach. Emetrol Chewables is an OTC Chewable tablets for nausea in adults associated with overindulgence for food and drink.  Both are pharmacist-recommended nausea remedies, and the National Institutes of Health has named Emetrol “one of the staples of a well-stocked home pharmacy.” Emetrol Product Information

Is Emetrol safe?

Emetrol Liquid is safe enough for children ages 2 and up, yet strong enough for adults. Emetrol Chewables is specially formulated for adults.  Both Emetrol product do not contain antihistamines, alcohol, aspirin, or caffeine.

Who should not take Emetrol?

Because it contains fructose (a type of sugar), Emetrol should not be taken by persons with hereditary fructose intolerance (HFI). Emetrol also should not be taken by diabetics except under the advice and supervision of a doctor.

How does Emetrol differ from other products?

Unlike products that simply coat the stomach, Emetrol Liquid treats the source of the problem by calming the stomach muscle contractions that can lead to vomiting. Emetrol Chewables treats the source of nausea associated with overindulgence of food and drink in adults. Unlike antacids—which are generally for heartburn and other problems related to stomach acid*—Emetrol is indicated specifically for nausea.

Can my child take Emetrol?

Emetrol Liquid has been proven safe in children ages 2 and up.

Can I take Emetrol if I am pregnant?

As with any drug, if you are pregnant, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product.

Can I take Emetrol if I am nursing?

Seek the advice of a health professional before using this product.

Where can I find Emetrol?

Emetrol products can be purchased at most drug stores, grocery chains and mass retailers; it can also be ordered online.

*According to product labeling

Emetrol was named by U.S. News & World Report and Pharmacy Times as the #1 pharmacist-recommended brand in the “Nausea Remedies” category for 2022-2023.