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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 > NVP Symptoms and Effects: Understanding NVP
NVP getting worse

NVP Counsellor
Date: 2008-12-11

Question:
Hi I am 17 weeks pregnant and I feel like my NVP is getting worse again. I sometimes can go a few days with just nausea but not vomiting. The last few days, I feel like it's getting worse. I had stopped vomiting throughout the day, however that has come backI thought it should be getting better by now? Why would it get worse again?

Answer:
NVP varies from woman to woman and we do not really know why it can come and go as you describe it. You may want to discuss this further with one of our NVP counselors, by calling our toll free number 1 800 436-8471

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