Vomiting is an unavoidable condition for pregnant women. Most women consider it to be a signal for smooth progress of pregnancy. In mild form vomiting can be inconvenient and irritating experience. However, when severe it can be dangerous for both the mother and the baby. Different techniques work for different women, no single treatment of vomiting work best for every pregnant woman. Below mentioned are some treatment method that can bring relieve to problem of vomiting during pregnancy:
Stimulation of the P6 (Nei Guan) pressure point on wrist is effective treatment for nausea and vomiting. You can yourself press this area with your finger or thumb. But make sure to learn right technique from your doctor. Besides, you can buy an acupuncture band that are largely used for treatment of morning sickness.
Over the counter solutions provide relieve in vomiting during pregnancy. Solutions that contain glucose, fructose and phosphoric acid are useful in treatment of vomiting. These solutions reduce muscles contraction in wall of stomach and intestine.
Antihistamines such as diphenhydramine and dimenhydrinate are available over-the-counter. Even though they are generally safe for pregnant women but it is still wise to consult your physician before opting for any of them.
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