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Study seeks women between 4 and 12 weeks in their pregnancy with morning sickness (NVP)
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Alcohol Use during Pregnancy
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The Motherisk Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) ForumMotherisk 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.
Is taking Ginger root supplement for NVP OK? My wife is taking 550mg of ginger toot twice a day, she's also taking diclectin 4 times a day. Is the ginger safe? Is there a maximum amount that she can take?
Thanks or your question. As it happens, Motherisk has recently completed research on the use of ginger for NVP. You can read the results of that research on this website in the Updates archives.