Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy is a common condition that usually settles by the end of the first trimester.
It is often called 'morning sickness' but can occur at any time in the day or night. Hyperemesis Gravidarum is a severe form of nausea and vomiting which can lead to dehydration and significant weight loss.
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Pregnant women with this condition present with signs of dehydration like increased thirst, drowsiness and passing of high coloured urine.
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Your mood may get affected, even to the extent of getting depressed.
Structurally, it will not. But, in women with severe nausea and vomiting, it can lead to a baby with lower than expected birth weight.
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You may be given IV medications and IV fluids if your urine shows ketones, the sign of dehydration. After discharge try to continue the anti-emetic medicines until you feel comfortable and better.
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