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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.

Metoclopramide for morning sickness

NVP Counsellor
Date: 2007-01-19

Question:
My daughter was prescribed metoclopramide for morning sickness. Is this saf for the developing baby?

Answer:
Metoclopramide is considered a safe and effective drug for morning sickness. Several studies have been published attesting to its safety in pregnancy.

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