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The Motherisk Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) Forum

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Forum > Treatment: Diclectin
Getting the right dose of Diclectin

NVP Counselor
Date: 2006-08-21

Question:
I have severe nausea and have been taking 4 diclectin pills per day for the last two weeks ( I am 11 weeks pregnant). The nausea is still so severe that I'm having difficulty functionning. These pills do not seem to be working, should I communicate this with my doctor?

Answer:
If this dose is not working, you may want to talk to your doctor about increasing it. You may also want to call our toll free NVP line at 1 800 436-8477 for more specific information.

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