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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
Risks and side effects of Diclectin

NVP Counselor
Date: 2006-09-07

Question:
What exactly are the risks to the fetus and the side effects with taking Diclectin???

Answer:
There are no documented risks to the fetus if the mother takes Diclectin during pregnancy. This is from research from follow ups of thousands of children whose mothers were exposed during pregnancy. Side effects to the mother are primarily drowsiness from the antihistamine part of the drug.

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