Posted by: Kedibone | 2012/05/26

Heartburn, Bloating 7 weeks Pregnant

Hi Dr, i''m 7 weeks prenant with 24hr heartburn, bloating and nausea. Is this normal? I eat litte or dont eat at all nd when i think i m ''better'' that will be when i vomit. i have become grumpy because i do not sleep well at night nd during weekends when not at work all i do is sleep.
i hate the taste of gaviscon nd the effect lasts for 5mins nd im back to square one

please help.

Kind regards,


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Heartburn and fatigue are normal symptoms during pregnancy. Unfortunately, Gaviscon is the only medication that is safe during pregnancy. There are a few different preparations and maybe the Gaviscon Advanced peppermint will not be as bad.


Dr Anrich

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Posted by: Mabatho | 2012/05/28

I would you try drinking lots of water and rooiboos tea.

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