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Persisting vomiting during the 14 weeks of pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Early Pregnancy Signs and Symptoms
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   i had query regarding problems faced in praganacy
Doctor :   OK'
User :   i am 14 week preganant. and ommiting still persist
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so just wanted to know how it can controls
User :   i mean how it can be controlled
Doctor :   I would like to few more things to suggest you better: Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   23
Doctor :   Is this your first pregnancy?
User :   yup
Doctor :   May I know from when are suffering with vomiting?
User :   9th week onwards
Doctor :   Did you see any doctor for this condition?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   yes but doc said it normally happens in preganancy
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   Are you on any medications?
User :   early morning its day I am fine
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   yes doxinate tablets were given
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   After going through the description provided by you, I of the opinion that you might be suffering with Hypermesis Gravidarum.
Doctor :   Let me explain you about this condition.
User :   sure
Doctor :   During pregnancy especially the first one, due to excess secretions of female hormones like oestrogen and progesterone which is required to maintain pregnancy
Doctor :   induces vomiting which is usually seen in the early mornings.
Doctor :   It usually doesnt require any treatment as it reduces on its own with increase in the duration of the pregnancy
Doctor :   but in some cases it may persists for the whole of the pregnancy.
Doctor :   And completely stops after the delivery.
Doctor :   You need to continue with the doxinate tablets as advised by your doctor.
Doctor :   Avoid early morning tea or coffee
Doctor :   as this too will increase vomitting
Doctor :   Consume lots of fluids like water and fruit juices as this will help in replacing the electrolytes lost in vomit.
User : I have to take breakfast early morning?
Doctor :   you need to drink water first thing in the morning as this will buffer the acid produced during the whole night and can go for break fast.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Did you follow my suggestions?
User :   i will follow the instructions n see d result
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   no thats it..thanks a lot
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Take care
User :   c u
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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