How to decrease nausea and vomiting during pregnancy?


How to decrease nausea and vomiting during pregnancy?

There are lots of treatments.  First, the pregnant woman should change lifestyle modifications.  Eating frequent small meals, avoiding foods that smell or taste adversely, avoid high-protein or fatty foods which can slow gastric emptying.

There are also over the counter treatments that may help.  Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine), doxylamine (Unisom) and even P6 acupressure.  See for more information about this.

If all of these do not work, ask your physician for prescription medication.

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I have been practicing as a family physician for over 20 years--as both an educator of physicians and clinician. From infancy to the elderly, I perform obstetrics and general medicine. I love my career and am passionate about my field of knowledge and my patients. Follow me on Facebook at Leslie Md Greenberg Medical Disclaimer The content of this website is provided for general informational purposes only and is not intended as, nor should it be considered a substitute for, professional medical advice. Do not use the information on this website for diagnosing or treating any medical or health condition. If you have or suspect you have a medical problem, promptly contact your professional healthcare provider.
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