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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.
Does Diclectin increase appetite? or assist in excessive weight gain...Can the drug cause diahrea?
The main side effect of Diclectin is drowsiness. Diclectin per se would not increase your appetite or weight gain, though it could be increased because your nausea and vomiting are decreased and you are able to eat more. We have not had reports of diarrhea from taking Diclectin.