Is It Dangerous To Vomit While 8 Weeks Pregnant?
Good night. You want to ask, why would my wife when I finished eating not long afterwards would vomit, not only in the morning but until night sometimes still vomiting. Dangerous not to the fetus in my wife’s womb, Now the gestational age is in the week 8. Thank you for the answer.
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Nausea and vomiting are common conditions in pregnant women, especially in the early trimester of pregnancy.
In addition, other complaints such as headaches, body weakness, heartburn, sensitivity to odors, mood changes can be experienced by pregnant women and is a natural thing to happen especially in the first trimester to the second trimester of pregnancy. This is caused by the influence of the hormone HcG (human corionic gonadotropin) produced by the fetus and is soaring up, causing various complaints that make the body uncomfortable. The hormone HCG can also affect stomach acid so that not infrequently many pregnant women who complain of pain in the left abdomen or in the solar plexus.
The condition your wife experiences is also called morning sickness / nausea, vomiting in pregnant women, which is often experienced in the first trimester of pregnancy. The condition is normal due to the influence of pregnancy hormones and will not affect the health of the fetus.
If the symptoms get worse, nausea, vomiting continuously, dehydration, weakness, no appetite / difficulty meeting nutritional intake properly and the condition of the body gets worse, it is a condition called hyperemesis gravidarum which requires further treatment, because it can affect the health of the mother and the fetus.
For some pregnant women, complaints of morning sickness that are felt are certainly very disturbing physical and psychological conditions. However, the fulfillment of nutrition must always be maintained because in the first trimester, especially the third to eighth week is a vulnerable and worth keeping time. This is due at the gestational age, the process of organ formation in the fetus begins to develop.
As a workaround, try to consume small but frequent meals. Offer the type of food your wife wants, but still choose foods that are healthy and nutritious. Nutrition and nutrition can still be obtained through food, drinks and vitamins obtained from your obstetrician. If necessary, consume special milk during pregnancy. Get plenty of rest and should avoid tiring activities.
At this time, start choosing foods that are healthy and nutritious and avoid consuming food carelessly. In addition, it suffices for fluid needs. Doing exercise / pregnancy exercise is quite helpful when pregnancy is entering the second and third trimesters later.
Perform regular control to a gynecologist to assess the condition of the fetus in the womb. So much information that we can convey, hopefully it helps