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Doctor,. I Have hyperemesis gravidarum...but just nausea no

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Doctor, I am FRUSTRATED. I...
Doctor, I am FRUSTRATED. I Have hyperemesis gravidarum...but just nausea no vomiting. I am on a zofran pump and have tried all other nausea meds. Almost everything I eat hurts my stomach or makes me nauseous. All i can seem to eat is APPLES and water. Will I be ok if this is all i eat up till delivery? I feel like my body wants me to just STARVE. I am so frustrated. I tried ensure, Ive tried smoothies, Ive tried EVERYTHING even applesauce and string cheese bother me. What do I do PLEASE HELP!
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OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Pravin, Physician replied 1 year ago
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Hello

Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.

My name is***** and being a Medical specialist I would be able to provide you with an appropriate solution to your concern.

Please note that my Goal is to provide you with an Excellent Service .

Before I answer your question I would like to get some more information:

How many weeks into pregnancy are you presently ?

Have you tried any medications till date ?

Please note that the answer provided is for information purpose only and does not substitute a Doctor - Patient Consultation in Clinic

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
26 weeks yes i have had promethazine reglan zofran meclizine diclegis
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Pravin, Physician replied 1 year ago

Thank you very much .

Have you tried the tablet DOXINATE (doxylamine succinate and pyridoxine hydrochloride) ?

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OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Pravin, Physician replied 1 year ago

What dose have you taken ?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I don't know it was just called Diclegis and it didn't do squat for me at all.
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Pravin, Physician replied 1 year ago

Yes correct Diclegis in a dose taken three times a day helps.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
It doesn't. Did nothing for me. Took it for a week and nothing
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Pravin, Physician replied 1 year ago

seems like a very difficult case.

Did the doctor suggest you intravenous medications for this condition ?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
A zofran pump which helps
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Pravin, Physician replied 1 year ago

It seems to be a very difficult case and hence the Zofran pump has helped.

Is your weight decreasing from trimester to trimester?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
i am 2 lbs below pre pregnancy weight
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Pravin, Physician replied 1 year ago

How frequently can you get the Zofran pump ?

Have you tried the Diclegis tablet three times a day ?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Yeah i tried it four times a day actually. I use the zofran pump continuously
OB GYN Doctor: Dr. Pravin, Physician replied 1 year ago

Thank you for your reply.

I can understand your frustration now.

it is very difficult .

You have tried everything that there is for the condition of hyperemesis gravidarum.

The only options left for you to try is :

Intravenous Steroids

Intravenous Promethazine

Total parenteral nutrition.

Do let me know if you need any further information on this .

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