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Safe Motion Sickness Medication Pregnant
Yes: A lot of motion sickness medications are safe in pregnancy. Meclizine and dramamine (dimenhydrinate) are both class b which are safe in pregnancy. Wrist bands that are used for motion sickness are also totally safe in pregnancy. This is a really hard topic as most women are a little nauseated in pregnancy and travel doesn't make that better. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
No. Mainly safe: Medications used for motion sickness are similar to medications used for nausea and vomiting of pregnancy. In general, these medications are acceptable to use during pregnancy. Most of these medications may cause some drowsiness, so be careful if you are driving after their use. Some evidence suggests that the wrist bands that put pressure on the wrist acupuncture site also may be useful. ...Read more
I had taken dizinil fr motion sickness b4 knowing dat I am pregnant. Now 10 weeks preg. Is there any risk?
I'm 32 weeks pregnant and I've been having motion sickness when I lay on my right side. What could be wrong?
I am 28 weeks pregnant and I am feeling really weird. I feel like I have motion sickness along with an out of body feeling and like I have lost blood.
I've always suffer of motion sickness now im 16 weeks pregnant still with motion sickness can I take dramamine (dimenhydrinate) for this? And if so, wich dramamine (dimenhydrinate)?
Obstetrician: All pregnant women should consult their obstetrician before taking any medications including over the counter ones. ...Read more
Can extreme motion sickness (especially around more hormonal times of the month) (not pregnant) be a sympt. Of seizure? Vest. Migraine?
Unclear: I apologize but I do not understand exactly what you are asking. Extreme nausea should be evaluated preferably by a gastroenterologist. If the nausea is associated with a Migraine headache then it should be evaluated by a neurologist. If you do not have seizures or a known seizure disorder then nausea is not a likely indicator of future seizure activity. ...Read more
I'm 6 days late on my period, I have slight pain in ovaries, cramps and some motion sickness. I get car sick at times. Am I pregnant?
Maybe. Can test.: Can do a home pregnancy test. A urine test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or about 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read more
Yes: You could try otc dramamine (dimenhydrinate) to see if it helps with dizziness. For that matter, any antihistamine (claritin, zyrtec, allegra) may ease dizziness symptoms. If they don't, then you may need to be evaluated for why you are dizzy: irregular heart rhythm, low lung oxygen levels, anemia, thyroid imbalance, anxiety / hyperventilation, etc. Start with the easy stuff, and go from there if you're not better. ...Read more
I have extremely severe motion sickness. No OTC meds have helped. Is there a prescription medication for motion sickness?
I get motion sickness everywhere I go. Its starting to ruin my way if life, medications don't work.?
If the usual treatments are not effective, you may need to try behavioral therapy. See this site for information on this subject.
http://www. Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/motion-sickness-treatment-overview. ...Read more