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I'm not really sure how long i'v been pregnant. Maybe 3 months ? I don't know. And I was kindof getting morning sickness, but now its all just gone away. My stomache still gets upset and hurts a lot. But I don't know, and I can barley eat anything I have to force food down my throat just to eat, and its little things. Last night was the first time in sucha long time that I ate dinner, a full big meal and had a little bit more after that. Is there something wrong? I hope my babys okay. And another thing I take 2 naproxen sodium's in the morning just to ease the pain and be able to eat something.
Stomach/digestion issues during pregnancy are normal. But I wouldn't be taking any medication without your doctor saying it's okay. Naproxen sodium is a harsh medication and can even cause some of the symptoms you are feeling. Taking Naproxen during pregnancy can affect the baby's heart development. I would stop taking it right away until you talk with your doctor.
ok I have alot of trouble with the stomach issues and eating as well. The best thing that I can suggest for you to do is to eat lots of smaller "mini" meals throughout the day instead of trying to eat a big dinner for example. That is what I have to do. I will snack on healthy things throughout the day. It has taken awhile for me to be able to start being able to eat things and not getting sick but the dr suggested that and it seemed to help. I also have tried all of the ginger things that is suppose to help with nausea, ginger ale, ginger tea, ginger snaps.. anything of that sort but it never helped.. as strange as it sounds lemonade is helpful for me. Just something with the lemon is helpful. Good luck and I do agree with what LabrecqueD said about checking with your dr before taking anything during pregnancy. I was prescribed different meds to help with my sickness from the dr that were helpful and were not of any harm to the developing baby.. good luck =)
MORNING SICKNESS USUALLY ONLY LASTS IN THE FIRST TRI-MESTER. KEEP A COUPLE OF CRACKERS ON UR NITE STAND AND EAT ONE OR TWO IN THE MORNING B4 U GET UP, THAT ALWAYS HELPED ME. IF U CAN'T EAT ANYTHING TRY FRUIT , REALLY COLD WATERMELON OR PINNAPPLE..HANG IN THERE ...IT WILL GET BETTER AS THE MONTHS GO ON . TAKE IT FROM A SEASONED PRO!!
What the ladies above have said bears repeating, because it's true.My doctor said that if I have any pains, such as headaches or backaches, or fevers, to take Tylenol. It's the safest pain reliever for pregnant women.
I figured that it wasnt safe to take that kindof medice, but tylenol doesn't work for me its like taking a pill with no medicine in it hah ;p but i'll stop taking them, I haven't taken then in like 3 days, but i'm going to the doctors soon so I'll make sure I bring it up with him, thankyou (;
Well, if nothing OTC works that's safe (i.e. Tylenol), your doc should be able to prescribe something that will help you hold food down and is safe for the baby. You'll want to definitely tell your doctor about the naproxen so he can screen for heart and other defects. Also, if you 'don't know' how long you've been pregnant, and you're seeing an Ob, you might want to ask for an ultrasound to determine dates.