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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 > NVP Symptoms and Effects: Understanding NVP
Feeling so sick in early pregnancy

NVP Counsellor
Date: 2007-09-24

Question:
I am in the early stages of pregnancy,I have been continually feeling sick and seems like everything I smell esspesially ciggarette smoke off my boyfriend makes me gag and I had stopped smoking only because it makes me sick which is great after 20 years I just quit like that but why does everything make my stomach so weak and queasy like smells and what can I do in the meantime IO feel so sick please help me?

Answer:
There are effective treatments for NVP and if you live in North America you can call our toll free number(1 800 436-847) and speak to one of our specially trained counselors. If you live elsewhere, you can download our NVP treatment algorithm and show it to your physician so he/she can prescribe what is effective for you.

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