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How to stop vomiting in pregnancy?

How to stop vomiting in pregnancy?

Herbal and acupressu: There are many herbal remedies such as chamomile or ginger tea. Can also use sea bands wearing them on the wrists as needed. ...Read more

Dr. Jon Fishburn
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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How can you help ease morning nausea during early pregnancy?

How can you help ease morning nausea during early pregnancy?

Crackers work: Sometimes chewing on crackers help. Keep your heavier food intake to a minimum in the morning. There used to be a medication called Bendectin, that was taken off the market years ago to treat pregnancy nausea due to litigation issues/costs The active ingredient was actually a vitamin and did not cause alleged birth defects. ...Read more

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How can you stop bloating during your period?

How can you stop bloating during your period?

Some tips: Try: omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with your doctor’s approval. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt. ...Read more

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What can I do to minimize bloating during menstrual cycle?

What can I do to minimize bloating during menstrual cycle?

Bloating: Period bloating: try omega 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with your doctor’s approval. Avoid caffeine, alcohol or extra salt. Over the counter products like midol can be helpful. ...Read more

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How to stop smoking during the pregnancy?

How to stop smoking during the pregnancy?

Put baby first.: Let your friends & family know so that they can support you. Get rid of cigarettes, lighters, ashtrays etc. Stay away from people who are smoking so that it won't trigger the urge to smoke. Consider using a smoking cessation App, a quitline, smokefree TXT or joining a support group. ...Read more

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How can you stop bloating during a period?

How can you stop bloating during a period?

Some help:: Bloating prior to or during your period is often due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your physician’s approval) or otc medications that include a diuretic such as midol. ...Read more

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How can I relieve diarrhea during pregnancy?

How can I relieve diarrhea during pregnancy?

Bland diet: Go on a bland diet. Avoid greasy and fried foods. Stay away from milk andmilk products. Avoid juices and you should improve in 5-7 days. ...Read more

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How to prevent pregnancy sickness and fatigue naturally before it starts ?

How to prevent pregnancy sickness and fatigue naturally before it starts  ?

Exercise and diet: Regular exercise and a healthy diet before and during pregnanct are very beneficial. There are no magical formulas or remedies. Consult your physician before trying any over the counter medications. ...Read more

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How quickly will i feel pregnancy symptoms during ovulation?

How quickly will i feel pregnancy symptoms during ovulation?

Pregnancy test: A serum test is reliable on the 11-12th day after ovulation, home tests are similar if you are certain of the ovulation day. ...Read more

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What to eat to help with nausea during pregnancy?

What to eat to help with nausea during pregnancy?

Medication: Ginger supplements are helpful to some. Eating frequent small meals can be helpful. There are several medications that can help. Diclegis is a great option. ...Read more

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How to treat diarrhea during pregnancy?

Natural agents + med: Apples, apple sauce, bananas, and some cheeses are natural agents that help slow diarrhea. Loperamide ( immodium) is a medication that stays in the intestines to work & is safe during pregnancy. ...Read more

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How can you prevent bloating during your period?

How can you prevent bloating during your period?

Some options: Try: omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with your doctor’s approval. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt. ...Read more

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How can you prevent bloating during period?

Bloating help: Bloating prior to or during your period is often due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your physician’s approval) or otc medications that include a diuretic such as midol. ...Read more

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What can I do to avoid pregnancy after intercourse naturally?

What can I do to avoid pregnancy after intercourse naturally?

Not possible: Intercourse with internal ejaculation near time of ovulation has about a 1:4 likelihood of conception. Douche can increase risk and cause infection. "pull-out" method not reliable, but some risk reduction. Standing up afterwards can encourage drainage down/out, which might reduce chance a little as opposed to lying down. Condoms extremely effective and pregnancy prevention. ...Read more

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What can I do for cravings during pregnancy?

What can I do for cravings during pregnancy?

Healthy eating: Healthy eating and appropriate snacks. Frequent small snacks will help avoid the out of control eating. You've heard "you need what you crave". Wrong! no one needs a dozen jelly donuts or a gallon of ice cream! much still depends on discipline. Remember a few months of discipline can equal a life time without a weight struggle. ...Read more

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What's okay to take for extreme nausea during pregnancy?

What's okay to take for extreme nausea during pregnancy?

May try: Otc emetrol, or flat regular coke but failing that ask your obstetrician. Some prescriptive anti-emetics are acceptable in pregancy if the benefits of taking outweigh the risks of continued nausea. ...Read more

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I can't stop drinking heavily during pregnancy. What's the best way to get serious help?

I can't stop drinking heavily during pregnancy. What's the best way to get serious help?

Alcoholics Anonymous: Aa is a great organization. You have a good motivator to stop due to the pregnancy so attend a meeting. Going through that may help and improve yours and your baby's life. ...Read more

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What can I do to alleviate constipation during pregnancy?

What can I do to alleviate constipation during pregnancy?

Many things to try: There are many things you may try to alleviate/improve constipation symptoms in pregnancy. Potential solutions: increase the fluid, fiber, fruit and vegetable intake; add natural fiber stool softeners to your diet; take your prenatal vitamins (the extra iron is good but may exacerbate constipation) every other day. ...Read more

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What to eat to help with nausea during pregnancy?

Medication: Ginger supplements are helpful to some. Eating frequent small meals can be helpful. There are several medications that can help. Diclegis is a great option. ...Read more

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What's okay to take for extreme nausea during pregnancy?

May try: Otc emetrol, or flat regular coke but failing that ask your obstetrician. Some prescriptive anti-emetics are acceptable in pregancy if the benefits of taking outweigh the risks of continued nausea. ...Read more

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What is recommended for treating nausea during pregnancy?

What is recommended for treating nausea during pregnancy?

Prevent, diet, meds: First try to prevent nausea by avoiding strong foods and aromas. Eat a cracker each hour while awake with the first before you get out of bed. Ginger, vitamin b6 (25 mg four times a day) "sea bands" help. Motion sickness medications and stronger anti-nausea meds may be prescribed. If severe vomiting occurs it is called hyperemesis gravidarum and may require IV fluids, meds and hospitilization. ...Read more

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When will nausea stop in pregnancy and why does it happen?

When will nausea stop in pregnancy and why does it happen?

Varies: Nausea/vomiting is very common in pregnancy. 80% resolve by the end of the first trimester (14 weeks). A few continue to have symptoms throughout pregnancy. If there is greater than 3kg weight loss or more than 5% drop in pre-pregnant weight, you definately need more aggressive therapy. Ginger extract, vitamin b6, Phenergan (promethazine) and other therapies may help and are safe. Avoid greasy/spicy foods. ...Read more

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How can you help ease morning nausea during early pregnancy?

Crackers work: Sometimes chewing on crackers help. Keep your heavier food intake to a minimum in the morning. There used to be a medication called Bendectin, that was taken off the market years ago to treat pregnancy nausea due to litigation issues/costs The active ingredient was actually a vitamin and did not cause alleged birth defects. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies to relieve all day nausea during pregnancy?

What are some home remedies to relieve all day nausea during pregnancy?

Wrist bands: Some people find that massaging their inner wrists while taking deep breaths helps? This is the sixth point on the pericardium meridian. There are also wrist bands that put pressure at these locations and are used for nausea, motion sickness, and morning sickness. Please discuss your symptoms with your doctor though. ...Read more

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How do I stop my pregnancy nausea?

How do I stop my pregnancy nausea?

See your OB: Nausea during pregnancy has many causes, many of them depend upon the time of the pregnancy , that is early vs later term. Consult with your ob. ...Read more

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Is there any remedy for nausea during pregnancy?

Is there any remedy for nausea during pregnancy?

Yes.: small amounts of crackers in the morning, Emetrol over-the-counter, and Zofran (ondansetron) prescribed by your physician. ...Read more

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Please tell me any ideas how to control nausea during pregnancy?

Lot of things: Over the counter- vitamin B6, ginger, preggie pops, unisom and sea bands Prescription - diclegis, phenergan, (promethazine) zofran and reglan Saltine crackers and bland foods may help! ...Read more

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What can I use for nausea during pregnancy excluding Clopamon and Emex?

What can I use for nausea during pregnancy excluding Clopamon and Emex?

Ginger Tea: Place thin slivers of fresh organic ginger in tea pot with boiling water – steep for 5 minutes & then slowly sip. Crystalized ginger is another idea. People should not exceed s 4 grams per day per reference. REF: http://www.livestrong.com/article/504737-how-much-raw-ginger-can-you-eat/ ...Read more

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Can i take gravol ginger natural source to help with nausea during pregnancy until i see the dr in a couple days?

Can i take gravol ginger natural source to help with nausea during pregnancy until i see the dr in a couple days?

Yes, you can: but some ob doctors do not want their patient to take anything without their consent. Please give a ring to your ob doctor. If you want to shoot me an e-mail click this link https://www.healthtap.com/experts/12714048-dr-vahe-yetimyan ...Read more

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I'm facing nausea/vomiting during pregnancy. What should I do?

I'm facing nausea/vomiting during pregnancy. What should I do?

If you have moderate: To severe symptoms please consult with your obstetrician promptly. A simple way to reduce nausea is with ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger & steep at least 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata) or mandarin. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a safe and effective home remedy for nausea during pregnancy?

Ginger: Probably the simplest way to reduce nausea is with ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organ ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Please talk with your obstetrician for signficant problems with nausea & vomiting. ...Read more

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Is chewing orbit dangerous for fetus during pregnancy? I had been having since couple of days to calm nausea. Plz reply . I am worried

Is chewing orbit dangerous for fetus during pregnancy? I had been having since couple of days to calm nausea.
Plz reply . I am worried

Below is summary: warnings on some gum and other foods that note the presence of phenylalanine, which is an amino acid. If you're wondering whether it's safe to consume phenylalanine during pregnancy -- given the warning labels -- the answer is that it certainly is, unless you have a disease called PKU ...Read more

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Pregnancy nausea how to stop or dicrease ?, it markdly affecting my life.Im 3 mp my first pregnancy.

Pregnancy nausea how to stop or dicrease ?, it markdly affecting my life.Im 3 mp my first pregnancy.

Nausea after birth: At this point your nausea is unlikely to be due to the pregnancy. Make sure you are not taking in things that can irritate stomach lining aspirin, motrin, aleve, (naproxen) etc. If not than since this has been present for months you should see a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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What is the cause of stomach pains and nausea during early pregnancy?

What is the cause of stomach pains and nausea during early pregnancy?

Classic: Nausea and/of vomiting is a common problem in pregnancy and is related to "junk" diet. It endangers the future health of the baby so please get some good information about the fuel that you provide yourself and your baby. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Noga
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Nausea (Definition)

Nausea = abdominal upset ...Read more