Nausea during pregnancy: Causes & Treatment
Feeling nauseous during the early stages of pregnancy.
Between 50 and 90% of women with normal pregnancies have some degree of nausea
- Required to get it checked if there is a feeling of dehydration
- Feeling nauseous is common
- Exact causes for nausea are not yet clear
- Women who experience motion sickness are also prone to nausea
Nausea is a very common symptom of pregnancy. It happens to 90% of women with normal pregnancies. Women tend to experience nausea in their early stage of pregnancy mostly between 5th to the 18th week. Most women tend to complain a lot about nausea but that is too common due to the hormonal changes that their body goes through during their pregnancy. It also means the woman is having a normal pregnancy.
Ages affected- Pregnant women in their late 20â€™s or 30â€™s
A feeling of vomiting or morning sickness during the time of early stage of your pregnancy
People may experience
- Frequent urination
- Pelvic pain or cramping
- Weight loss of more than 2.3kg
- Fever along with nausea or vomiting
Self-care: Change your diet after consulting your doctor and avoid triggers which cause nausea. E.g.- Rooms with odours, noise etc.
Medications: Take prenatal vitamins as advised by the doctor
Specialists: Try acupuncture or acupressure by specialists or hypnosis might help too. We at mfine provide you solutions to your medical related queries 24*7.