nausea%20-and-%20vomiting%20in%20pregnancy
NAUSEA & VOMITING IN PREGNANCY
Nausea & vomiting in pregnancy (NVP), commonly known as "morning sickness", affects 50-90% of pregnant women.
In most women, the condition manifests between the 4th-7th week after last menstrual period and resolves by the 16th week of gestation.
It manifests in a spectrum of severity from mild nausea to very rare life-threatening symptoms.
The etiology is multifactorial.
The pregnant woman's sense of well-being and her daily activities are greatly affected by nausea and vomiting; the physical and emotional impact often leads to anxiety and worry about the effect of the symptoms on the fetus and reduced job efficiency.
Drug Information

Indication: Symptomatic relief of allergy or hypersensitivity reactions eg, hay fever, urticaria, angioedema, rhinitis, co...

Daneuron
vitamin B1 + vitamin B12 + vitamin B6

Indication: Neurological disorders & metabolic function disturbances including diabetic polyneuropathy, alcoholic peri...

Diprodin
diphenhydramine hydrochloride + ephedrine hydrochl...

Indication: Temporary relief of nasal & sinus congestion associated w/ wet cough, common cold & allergic rhinitis.

Florxine
folic acid + pyridoxine hydrochloride

Indication: Dietary supplement that helps restore pyridoxine & folic acid levels needed by the body for good health du...

Neurobion
cyanocobalamin + pyridoxine + thiamine

Indication: Neurological & other disorders associated w/ disturbances of metabolic functions influenced by vit B compl...

Neurorubine Forte
vitamin B1 + vitamin B12 + vitamin B6

Indication: Sciatica, lumbago, alcoholic neuritis, diabetic neuritis, trigeminal neuralgia, migraine, arthritis, CV diseas...

Indication: Nausea & vomiting induced by gastroduodenal disorders ie, flatulent dyspepsia, gastritis, gastroenteritis,...

Indication: Symptomatic treatment for upper resp tract & skin allergic conditions eg, allergic rhinitis, urticaria &am...

Indication: Prevention & treatment of vomiting due to irradiation-sickness, post-op & drug-induced nausea & vo...

Re-B Forte
cyanocobalamin + pyridoxine hydrochloride + thiami...

Indication: Neurological & other disorders associated w/ nerve cell metabolism disturbance where high-dose vit B-compl...

1  /  4
Digital Edition
Asia's trusted medical magazine for healthcare professionals. Get your MIMS JPOG - Malaysia digital copy today!
Sign In To Download
Editor's Recommendations
Most Read Articles
6 days ago
Cardiac biomarkers are useful for identifying community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) patients with an elevated risk of early and long-term cardiovascular (CV) events, according to a study.
3 days ago
Tofogliflozin is safe and effective for elderly patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), regardless of insulin and oral antidiabetic drugs, reports a new Japan study.
17 Aug 2019
Pulmonary function has potential predictive value for future increases in arterial stiffness and its progression, as reported in a recent study.
19 Aug 2019
Systolic blood pressure appears to have a strong association with aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage (aSAH) but not with unruptured intracranial aneurysm (UIA), whereas current smoking and female sex are risk factors for both conditions, a study has found.