Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Vomiting due to Pregnancy Outlook

What to expect with hyperemesis gravidarum:

  • Vomiting usually peaks between 2 and 12 weeks of pregnancy, and then resolves.
  • With careful home care and treatment, complications are rare.
  • Almost all women completely recover by the fourth month of pregnancy.

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Last Updated: May 2, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Vomiting due to Pregnancy References
  1. Eliakim R, Abulafia O, Sherer DM. Hyperemesis gravidarum: a current review. Am J Perinatol. 2000;17(4):207-18. [11041443]
  2. Philip B. Hyperemesis gravidarum: literature review. WMJ. 2003;102(3):46-51. [12822290]
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