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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.

Effects of Zofran on mother

NVP Counsellor
Date: 2008-01-11

How safe is Zofran on the mother? I've read the posts about its effects on the baby, but my wife has been on it via a subcutaneous pump and now through her PICC line going on 5 weeks and there are no plans for her to off of it until she delivers. Is this medication safe for the mother to be on continuously for 8 months? Are there any studies out there that have been longitudinal and followed women who have taken Zofran continuously throughout their pregnancies and monitored their health after wards? Citations? Thanks

To our knowledge, there are no studies on the effects on the mother after taking Zofran throughout pregnancy

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