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The Motherisk Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) ForumMotherisk 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.
I also suffered from Severe Hyperemisis during my pregnancy with my son, I was wondering if any of the medication prescibed affect the baby in any way, I have a beautiful healthy 3year old but am very concerned about having another one and the medications affecting the baby. I was on IV the whole nine months which was basically a mix of liquid gravol and saline, i could not keep down the diclecten so that was my only option. Is there anyway this could harm the baby/ fetus?
None of the medications you used, or that are available to treat morning sickness in pregnancy, increase the baseline rate of 1-3% for major malformations that can ocurr in every pregnancy. If you do become pregnant again and suffer from morning sickness, you may want to call our toll free helpline(1800 436-8477) and discuss all available treatments with our specially trained counselors.