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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 > Treatment: Diclectin
Diclectin use during pregnancy

Treatment
Date: 2002-11-27

Question:
Is it safe to use the drug Diclectin throuhgout your pregnancy (specifically past the first trimester?)

Answer:
Diclectin is the approved, safe, recommended medication for NVP in Canada. It can be used any time during pregnancy with no increase to in the 1% to 3% baseline risk of birht defec that is present for all pregnancies. Please see the many other questions and answers below to learn more about Diclectin and the way others are coping with NVP.

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