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Morning Sickness

Morning sickness, also known as nausea or vomiting, usually occurs during pregnancy and is characterized by the sensation of throwing up. Morning sickness can occur in the morning, at night, or at any time of day despite its name. Morning sickness affects many people, especially in the first three months of pregnancy.

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I have been having cramps, nausea, and pain in the breast nipple due to an ovarian cyst. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am 25 years old. My height is 5.22 feet, and I weigh 154.3 pounds. It has been two to three weeks now. I have been having cramps, breast nipple pain, sleeping a lot in the morning and nausea with and without vomiting. Sometimes feeling sharp pains in the stomach, shortness of breath, lo...  Read Full »

Dr. Ighodalo Nathan

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Thank you for your question. An ovarian cyst is a fluid collection within a sac in the ovaries. Most do not cause any issues, and the criteria for intervention depends on whether they are symptomatic and other factors, such as the size of the cyst. Intervention usually...  Read Full »

How to treat morning sickness present in pregnant women?

Query: Hi doctor, My fiancee is eight weeks pregnant and she is suffering from morning sickness for a week. I am worried about her health and baby. She can hardly eat and vomits frequently. We do not know what to do. Please help.   Read Full »

Dr. J N Naidu

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your problem. Morning sickness is a common phenomenon during pregnancy. It is unlikely to cause serious problems. Follow these simple precautions to get relief. You can take Doxinate (Doxylamine with Pyridoxine) one tablet at night and one tablet in the...  Read Full »

I am having sudden nausea in 29th week of pregnancy. How can I feel better?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 29 weeks pregnant. From the last two days, I am not feeling good. There is sudden nausea. The baby movement is fine but I am not able to eat anything because of nausea and frequent urination. Burning feet is also there accompanied by gas and constipation.  Read Full »

Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Vomiting is more usual in the first trimester. In the second and third trimester, it is less usual and can be due to a urine infection. Do urinalysis and urine culture. If it comes positive for infection, you need antibiotics. Have a strict check on thyroid as well. ...  Read Full »

Can Emeset be taken during pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor, I am nine weeks pregnant. My problem is vomiting. I cannot drink even few sips of water. If I do, I vomit what I ate before. I cannot pass urine also. I am feeling too thirsty, but cannot drink. So, I started to take tablet Emeset 4 mg once a day for the last two days. Is there any sid...  Read Full »

Dr. Nilange Umamaheshwari Mrutyunjaya

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Vomiting is a big problem in the first three months. Afterwards, it reduces completely. Tab Emeset (Ondansetron) is recommended in pregnancy. So, no problem. You can continue it. Although you have vomiting, you have to eat properly and drink a lot of water in the for...  Read Full »

How early can the initial symptoms of pregnancy start?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 28-year-old female. I have been having lower back pain and cramps for two days now, but my period is not due until a week and a half away. I have a regular 28-day cycle and I think I ovulated between the 18th and 23rd of this month. I have been having a little bit of upset stoma...  Read Full »

Dr. Ravinder Kaur Khurana

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I suggest you get an ultrasound done to rule out any abnormality. If your cycles are 28 days, then you ovulate around the day-14 of your cycle and not day-18 because the second phase of the cycle always remains constant at 14 days. If you had unprotected sexual act, ...  Read Full »

Why is my pregnant friend no longer experiencing morning sickness and has stomach pain?

Query: Hello doctor, My 18-year-old best friend is about 8 weeks pregnant. I found her on the staircase crying as she was in extreme pain and could not move. She said a lot of her pregnancy symptoms like morning sickness and vomiting were gone this morning. I am really worried, please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Balakrishnan R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I read your query and can understand your concern. If your friend is in severe pain, she has to immediately consult the emergency department. From your history, I can only say that maybe her baby is not in good condition. If she does not experience the pregnancy symptoms ...  Read Full »

I am eight weeks pregnant and have had morning sickness for the past two weeks. Now I am not having any morning sickness. Is it because of miscarriage?

Query: Hi doctor, I am eight weeks pregnant and have had morning sickness for the past two weeks. But today, when I woke up, I felt a bit sick, and it went away quickly. I threw up half an hour back, but I am not feeling sick. Should I be worried about this? Am I having a miscarriage? Kindly help. Thank yo...  Read Full »

Dr. Manwani Saloni Dilip

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand you are concerned about the absence of morning sickness and are worried about whether it could be a sign of miscarriage. Morning sickness and vomiting in pregnancy are due to the hormone beta hCG (human chorionic gonadotropin). The level of this hormone ...  Read Full »

I am a 26-year-old female. I have not had my period for more than three months, and my pregnancy tests were positive. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 26-year-old female. I have not had my period for more than three months. I have taken four pregnancy tests, and all were positive. This week I have felt awful and have been getting sick. I know I need to go to the doctor, but I am petrified of needles and having to get my blood tak...  Read Full »

Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I thoroughly read your query and understand your concern. If you have been experiencing normal cycles for three months, then you can have a transvaginal scan. I hope it will be able to conclude your pregnancy, exact gestational age, and the fetal heartbeat. Followin...  Read Full »

How to manage morning sickness during pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor, I am around 8 to 9 weeks pregnant and really struggling with morning sickness. I have not been able to keep anything down for nearly a week now. I constantly feel queasy. I have tried just plain foods and every old wives tale known to man. Nothing seems to be helping and it is really ...  Read Full »

Dr. Naik Sharmila Shashikant

Answer: Hi, Welcome back to Take your prenatal and Folic acid tablet. Get a thyroid profile done and other blood tests like a complete blood count and sugar levels. You should eat only what you feel like and what you can sustain like fruits, a dry toast with butter or jam bread. You can have ...  Read Full »

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