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The Motherisk Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) Forum

Motherisk receives questions from around the world about morning sickness symptoms, effects, treatments and ways to cope. Those questions and answers are posted here for anyone to read, provided the reader acknowledges and accepts the proviso and disclaimer below.

Forum > Treatment: Diclectin
Effective use of Diclectin

NVP Counselor
Date: 2003-05-07

I am 12 weeks pregnant and have been on diclectin since about week 6. I am really nauseaous in the evening so I have tried rearranging the doses but it still does not help. I am currently taking one in the morning when I wake up, 2 pills in mid-afternoon and one at about 9 pm. Is there a better way to take this? I tried the originally prescribed 2 at bed, one in am and one at lunch but was terribly sick in the evenings. any advice?

Call the Motherisk NVP Helpline to speak to a counselor. She can offer helpful information about dosing and scheduling.

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