Can inhaling 'alco-wipes' ease acute nausea?

It may sound strange but some GPs think isopropyl alcohol will calm queasiness

In a discussion of GP tips and tricks on an online GP discussion board, several members enthusiastically supported the use of nasal inhalation of ‘alco-wipes’ (sterile isopropyl alcohol pads) for the relief of acute nausea.

If effective, this seems a novel and practical intervention in general practice.