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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.

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Dimenhydrinate

NVP Counsellor
Date: 2009-05-28

Question:
i am pregnant in 12 weeks,i am asking if taking dimenhydrinate is safe for morning sickness?

Answer:
Dimenhydrinate is similar to one of the the components of Diclectin, which is the drug recommended for the treatment of NVP in Canada. Taken as directed, dimenyhdrinate is considered safe in pregnancy.

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