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The Motherisk Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP) Forum

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Forum > NVP Symptoms and Effects: Understanding NVP
No reports that Paxil increases NVP

NVP Counsellor
Date: 2009-02-17

Question:
I am 11 weeks pregnant and have been sick since I found out at 5 weeks. I am currently taking Diclectin and Zofran. Unfortunately I'm still feeling nauseous although not vomiting as much. I'm also on a low dose of Paxil 10mg...I've been skipping days taking it because it adds to the already uncomfortable nausea. Have you heard of any reports of Paxil increasing NVP symptoms? Any advice is appreciated, Dina

Answer:
We are not aware of any reports that have been published that have described Paxil as increasing NVP symptoms.

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