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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.

Forum > Hyperemesis Gravidarum: Treating HG
Stemetil and HG

Treatment
Date: 2000-07-11

Question:
I am 15 weeks pregnant and was hospitalised for hyperemesis gravidarum.I was given IV rehyradation and put on Tab. Stemetil(prochlorperazine. Could you give me any information about the safety of this drug in pregnancy.

Answer:
For more information about Stemetil prochlorperazine) and other treatments for NVP please see the July 98 Motherisk Update posted on this website here

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