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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
Topic Date Posted
Dicletin to feel better
Hello, I am 6 weeks pregnant. I feel nauseated.Have been vomitting every 3 haurs but at t...
Crushing pills
Hello, I just found this forum and read that you shouldn't crush or cut the diclectin pill...
2009-06-22
Diclectin and drowsiness
i just started taking delectin and i am very tired, i went on it because the nausea was ve...
2009-05-28
Diclectin and B12
Is it okay to take Diclectin if I get monthly B12 shots?
2009-04-23
Best time to take Diclectin
My problem is nausea at night! Well from after dinner to bedtime really. I have been presc...
2009-03-24
Safe and effective treatment
Hello: I am nine weeks pregnant and have had severe nausea and fatigue for the past 3 w...
2009-03-24
When to take Diclectin pills
i have 7weeks preg and this is my first preg,i have a terrible nausea and vomiting,i'm alw...
2009-01-19
Diclectin throughout pregnancy
Hi, iam 23 weeks and i am still taking diclectin. I use to take 4 per day. On my own i hav...
2009-01-19
Waiting for effect of Diclectin
Just wondering how long it takes diclectin to become effective in your system? I have been...
2009-01-05
Cutting tablets
I was given Diclectin and started out by taking one pill to see how I could handle it. It ...
2009-01-05
Diclectin and drowsiness
I am 6 weeks pregnant. I am feeling very sick 24/7. I took Diclectin for the first time ...
2009-01-01
Diclectin and severe NVP
I am 11 weeks pregnant and have been using diclectin. i found it had little effect on my n...
2008-12-11
Diclectin timing and dosage
I'm currently 11 weeks pregnant and have been on diclectin since 6 weeks. I'm always naus...
2008-12-11
Severe NVP all day
i am about 7 weeks pregnant and have severe nausea lasting all day. when i walk or get up...
2008-12-11
NVP in England
I am Canadian and was prescribed Diclectin by my family doctor before I got pregnant as I ...
2008-08-14
Ingredients of Diclectin
Regarding B6 and Unison, the ingredients change from one dose of Unisom to the other. You...
2008-08-14
Diclectin and antidepressants
I am 6 weeks pregnant and currently taking celexa for anxiety. Could I also take diclecto...
2008-05-16
Adjusting dosage of Diclectin
I had bad morning sickness with my 1st son, and with my 2nd it was so much worse (was diag...
2008-05-16
Diclectin and ulcers
My wife suffers from Ulsers and just started taking diclectin doxylamine to control her na...
2008-04-30
Diclectin dosing regime
Hello, I am currently 18 weeks pregnant. I have been given diclectin form my doctor wh...
2008-04-14
Diclectin and side effects
My daughter is 12 weeks pregnant and is taking Diclectin. She has a pulse rate of 100 whi...
2008-03-31
Weening off Diclectin and Sleep
Weening off Diclectin? I am 22 weeks pregnant and have been feeling relatively good and m...
2008-03-31
Taking Diclectin and Gravol
I am almost 15 weeks pregnant and have been experiencing lots of nausea and vomiting. It ...
2008-03-31
Drowsiness
My doctor gave me Dilectin for nausea during pregnancy but when i take it i fall asleep an...
2008-02-12
Increasing dosage of Diclectin
This is pregnancy #2 for me and I am very sick. I am taking diclectin, as I did during my...
2008-02-12
Diclectin and SSRIs
I am 6 weeks pregnant and suffering terrible nausea and vomiting. I had my first midwife ...
2008-02-12
Taking more Diclectin
I am at 12 1/2 weeks now, and have been taking Diclectin for the past 5 weeks or so. I ta...
2008-01-31
Constipation
I am currently 18 weeks pregnant and am slowly weaning off of Diclectin. I went from four...
2008-01-31
Motherisk Zofran Study
Did your study on the effects of Zofran in pregnant women include women who took it at all...
2007-12-13
Prilosec and pregnancy
I am taking Prilosec 20 mg per day and Zofran 4 mg PRN (I usually take it once every other...
2007-12-13
NVP and gravol
I take gravol every night, to settle my stomache, and to help me sleep is that dangerous, ...
2007-12-13
When Diclectin doesn't work
Hi I am about 12wks pregnant and I am very sick I have a 15 month old, I went threw the sa...
2007-12-13
Side effects of Diclectin
I have been taking diclectin for one week, 3-4 pills/day. I recently experienced a 30 min...
2007-12-13
Effects of Diclectin on fetus
Are there any effects of Dilectin on the fetus?
2007-11-12
Drug of choice for NVP
HI AM 3 WEEKS PREGNANT&I AM FEELING NAUSEAS ALL THE TIME.I VOMIT EVERY THING I EAT OR DRIN...
2007-10-30
When to start taking Diclectin
hi im pregnant and i was prescibed Diclectin for the morning sickness ive been having..i h...
2007-09-24
Too sick to keep medication down?
I just started taking Declectin and about 2 hours after taking my pill this morning I thre...
2007-09-24
Taking Diclectin
I am smaller than average. I weight 110lbs and am 5 feet tall and I am worried about taki...
2007-08-31
Diclectin is a prescription drug
Does Diclectin have to be prescribed by your doctor or is if an over the counter type medi...
2007-08-31
Bendectin in the US
Why is Dicletin not available in the States? It was previously marketed under the name ben...
2007-08-07
More than the standard dose
I am taking Diclectin (4 pills/day, spaced evenly throughout the day) to help with NV. Wh...
2007-06-21
Risk of miscarriage
I am 8 weeks pregnant and have been experiencing nausea for the last two weeks. My doctor ...
2007-05-14
Drowsy from Diclectin
I have just started taking diclectin..Last night I took 2 as prescribed by my doctor and I...
2007-05-07
Safety of Diclectin
Hi, I am 18 weeks pregnant and I have been taking diclectin for the past 15 weeks in order...
2007-05-07
Substituting Vitamin B6 and doxylamine for Diclectin
I"m 61/2 weeks pregnant and have been experiencing nausea for about one week with no vomit...
2007-05-07
Taking Diclectin at night
My doctor perscribed diclectin 2 tablets at night. Does that last throughout the next day...
2007-05-01
Taking Diclectin while breastfeeding
Is it safe to take Diclectin for NVP while breastfeeding a two year old toddler?
2007-04-13
Treating NVP and sea sickness at the same time
I am eight weeks pregnant and going on two week boat trip. I do get sea sick and am alrea...
2007-04-13
Long term effects of Diclectin
Can diclecton cause any birth defects and are there any side effects when taking it
2007-04-13
When Diclectin is not available
I live in the US and during my first pregnancy I was sick with NVP during the entire pregn...
2007-03-23
Starting to use Diclectin
My doctor prescribed taking 8 dilectin a day... doubling up the doses, because I have been...
2007-03-23
How much Diclectin to take
I'm 7 weeks pregnant, second pregnancy - miscarried the first a few months ago. I have be...
2007-02-14
Using Diclectin after delivery
My daughter has had to take diclectin through most of her pregnancy. Does she need to co...
2007-02-01
When to begin taking Diclectin
I was prescribed Diclectrin, during my initial Doctors appointment, before having experien...
2007-01-11
Taking Diclectin throughout pregnancy
I am in my 2nd pregnancy and I am taking diclectin for first time since the 13th week afte...
2007-01-11
Average time for Diclectin to start working
How long does it take for Diclectin to work?
2006-12-20
Taking prenatal vitamins and Diclectin
I am currently in my 13th week of pregnancy and I have been on Diclectin since week number...
2006-12-13
When NVP does not improve
What happens when diclectin doesnt work. I've been on diclectin for about a few weeks and ...
2006-11-30
Comparing Diclectin with Unisom/Vitamin B6
i was wondering about the difference between using diclectin and using unisom/vitamin B6 -...
2006-11-30
When to take Diclectin
I am taking diclecton 4 times at day. 1 in the morning, 1 in the afternoon and 2 in the ev...
2006-11-16
Effectiveness of Diclectin
hi, i am 13 weeks 5 days pregnant. i suffered nausea and vomiting starting week 6, around ...
2006-11-16
Tingling and numbness
Hello I'm 7 weeks along and have seen my doctor last week for the first time(also had 2 m...
2006-11-01
When Diclectin doesn't work at standard dose
In my last pregnancy I took the maximum dose of dicletin ( 1am, 1lunch and 2 hs) I still v...
2006-10-30
When nausea persists even with medication
I am 13 weeks pregnant and I am on diclectin. I take 1 pill in the morning, noon and night...
2006-10-25
Diclectin for nausea as well as vomiting
I am currently 9 weeks pregnant with my 5th child. I have constant nausea, but no vomittin...
2006-10-16
Diclectin and long-term effects
I am 7 weeks pregnant and my morning sickness is more severe than my last two. The worst...
2006-10-16
Taking Diclectin with or without food
my wife has severe nvp from our first and second child. and on this pregnancy looks like ...
2006-09-27
Diclectin and glucose levels
I have been on diclectin since about 8 weeks into my pregnancy. I am now 28 weeks along a...
2006-09-20
Talk to your doctor about dosage of Diclectin
I'm in my 7th week and my dr perscribed diclectin to treat my nvp. he perscribed 2 in the ...
2006-09-11
Risks and side effects of Diclectin
What exactly are the risks to the fetus and the side effects with taking Diclectin???
2006-09-07
Dizziness and NVP treatment
I have taken one dose (2 pills) of Diclectin before bed lastnight. I now have severe stom...
2006-09-05
Getting the right dose of Diclectin
I have severe nausea and have been taking 4 diclectin pills per day for the last two weeks...
2006-08-21
When to start taking Diclectin
I am 11 weeks pregnant and so excited.... except I have been experiencing NVP since I was ...
2006-08-14
Side effects of Diclectin
I am in my third pregnancy(10 weeks) and have once again been prescribed Diclectin for sev...
2006-08-01
Taking Diclectin for nausea
I am in my 8th week of pregnancy and am suffering from nausea 24 hrs a day. I try to eat a...
2006-07-31
When Diclectin doesn't work for NVP
I am on 11th week right now but i have had really bad NVP, i was in the hospital yesterday...
2006-07-31
Taking Diclectin throughout pregnancy
I am 18 weeks pregnant with twins and have been taking Diclectin for about 8 weeks. I hav...
2006-07-10
Diclectin and Tums
Are there any side effects in taking Diclectin and Tums?
2006-07-03
Treatment / Diclectin
Why can't I cut diclectin in half or chew it?
2006-05-10
If your NVP medicine isn't working, you may not be taking the right dose.
I am just beginning my seventh week of pregnancy and I am experiencing such severe nausea ...
2006-05-01
When you have nausea but no vomiting
Some of the woman writing in have such severe NVP that I feel guilty complaining at all. I...
2006-04-26
Maximum number of Diclectin per day
What is the maximum number of diclectin I can take a day?
2006-04-19
Worsening NVP at 7 weeks of pregnancy
I am 7 weeks pregnant and have had morning sickness for the past 6 weeks vomitting in the ...
2006-04-11
Bendectin/Dicletin
I have heard of Bendectin/Diclectin and the history of the drugs, as being the most tested...
2006-04-03
Diclectin's affect on baby
I have been taking Diclectin since the beginning of my pregnancy and i am now 5 months pre...
2006-03-30
Stopping treatment for NVP
I am currently 15 week pregnant and have been using Diclectin since my 6 weeks. This past ...
2006-03-14
When to take Diclectin
I am 9 weeks pregnant and have been suffering from nausciousness since my 5th week. I am u...
2006-03-13
Safety of Diclectin while breastfeeding
I am 11 weeks pregnant and very sick. I vomit several times a day. I was the same my las...
2006-02-21
Diclectin and Sleepiness
i was prescribed diclectin though it still causes me to sleep excessivly and i still flu l...
2006-02-17
Dealing with possible side effects of Diclectin
I've been taking Diclectin 4 times a day, and while I'm happy it's taken away my nausea, ...
2005-06-06
Safety of Diclectin
What are the risks (if any) of taking Diclectin during pregnancy (normal dose: 4 pills/day...
2005-01-31
Taking Tylenol and Diclectin together
Is it safe to mix tylenol with diclectin?
2004-12-23
Treatment and sleepiness
I have tried Diclectin to combat "morning sickness" which was impairing my ability to work...
2004-09-29
Diclectin not available in the US
Is Diclectin avaliable in the US?
2004-09-29
Diclectin and breastfeeding
i am pregnant and breast feeding my 8 month old daughter. Is diclectin safe during breast ...
2004-08-06
La santé des enfants nés de mère ayant utilisé le Diclectin
Bonjour, Concernant le Diclectin, existe-t-il des études post-pregnancy long terme chez l...
2004-06-29
Getting the best results from Diclectin
I was prescribed Diclectin about a week and a half ago. At first it seemed to really help ...
2004-06-03
Diclectin, B6 and preparing for pregnancy and NVP
I used your very helpful service during my first pregnancy and was helped by Caroline Malt...
2004-01-23
Prescribed Medication for NVP
What is the medication prescribed by doctors to treat NVP? Does it have side effects?
2003-10-14
Taking Diclectin at the right time
i was advised to take Diclectin 2 before bedtime, 1 in the morning and 1 in the mid day. I...
2003-07-31
Weaning yourself off Diclectin
I am 22 weeks pregnant. I began with the standard dose of 4 Diclectin a day at 6 weeks. I ...
2003-05-07
Effective use of Diclectin
I am 12 weeks pregnant and have been on diclectin since about week 6. I am really nauseaou...
2003-05-07
Diclectin - How long does it take to work?
I have just started to take diclectin this afternoon...do you know how long it takes befor...
2003-05-05
When to take your Diclectin pills
Diclectin Hello, I am 7 weeks pregnant and I'm very sick since 5 and 1/...
2003-03-18
Diclectin and Zofran
I was very sick with my first child for 5 1/2 months and once again with this pregnancy. ...
2003-03-05
Diclectin side effects
I was prescribed Diclectin for my nausea and the first time I took it, I had sharp stomach...
2003-02-27
Diclectin - How long does it take to work?
I'm currrently taking diclectin 2@9pm, 2@6am, 1@1pm and it seems to be working. I sometim...
2003-02-27
Effective use of Diclectin
Hello. Thank you for posting all this information about NVP. It is very informative. I ...
2003-02-27
Diclectin and safety
Is there any risk to my baby if I take diclectin?
2003-02-06
How does Diclectin work?
I am on Diclectic for pregnancy sickness and it's working great, except for a little drows...
2003-02-03
Diclectin - Dosing and scheduling are important
I am eight weeks pregnant. My morning sickness lasts most of the day. My doctor has pres...
2003-01-24
Approved treatment for NVP
I can never keep anything down that i eat and its annoying me. What can i do or take to he...
2002-11-27
Diclectin use during pregnancy
Is it safe to use the drug Diclectin throuhgout your pregnancy (specifically past the firs...
2002-11-27
Diclectin - Dosage and scheduling
I have been prescribed DICLECTIN for nausea. I am in my 8th week of my fourth pregnancy an...
2002-10-29
Safe treatment for NVP
My wife is about 8 weeks 8 days pregnant she has severe vomiting can't eat or drink anythi...
2002-10-10
How long to continue using Diclectin
I am 10w3d pregnant and have been taking Diclectin for a little over 2 weeks now. It is he...
2002-07-04
Using Diclectin and ginger root
I'm 4 months pregnant and I've taken diclectin and Ginger Root and both don't seem to work...
2002-01-08
Diclectin - Timing and dosage are important
My wife is approx. 8 weeks pregnant. She's been on Diclectin for 2 weeks now with little s...
2001-11-07
Frequent vomiting
I have been taking diclectin for a week and a half because I was vomiting in excess of eig...
2001-10-18
Nausea 24 hours a day
I am 7 weeks pregnant, and very nauseous. I do not vomit, but the nausea is terrible. I am...
2001-07-12
Does Diclectin increase the baseline risk of malformation?
My wife is suffering from NVP and I was wondering if you have any current information on t...
2001-01-16
Daily dosage of Diclectin
I was taking regular doses of Diclectin from 8-11 weeks (4 tablets/day). However the dosa...
2001-01-08
Other remedies
Thank you so much for the information about diclectin, doxylamine succinate, and the use o...
2000-10-25
Diclectin the second time around
After reading the publications on Diclectin, which I am presently taking to get me through...
2000-08-10
Diclectin - Is it safe?
My fiancee was given a prescription for Dicletin, but she is still concerned about any eff...
2000-05-16
Taking Diclectin for NVP
What is the maximum dose of Dicletin for NVP?
1999-12-07
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