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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.

Vitamin B6 and Unisom

NVP Counsellor
Date: 2008-05-16

Question:
Just looking for clarification. I am 7 weeks (my 3rd pregnancy - all very different) extremely nauseaous (no vomiting) low energy not able to tolerate my prenatal vitamins at this time. I was only able to find B6 50mg....Is it safe to take this dose 3 times a day (breakfast, lunch & Dinner) and take a unisom before bed

Answer:
Please call our toll-free Motherisk NVP Helpline for information on dosages of Vitamin B6 and Unisom. You can reach a Motherisk NVP Counselor by dialing 1-800-436-8477. Counselors are available Monday through Friday, 9a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.

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