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Antiemetic treatment of women with hyperemesis gravidarum

  • At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
  • Type: Presentation
  • By: HOLST, Lone (University of Bergen, Norway)
  • Co-author(s): Lone Holst
    Kristine Heitmann: , RELIS Vest, Bergen, Norway
    Cathrine Kristiansen: , Apotek1 Skovveien, Oslo, Norway
    Anne Kristine Bryn: , University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Jone Trovik: Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
  • Abstract:


    Hyperemesis gravidarum(HG), a severe form of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, affects approximately 1% of all pregnant women. It leads to weight loss, reduced quality of life, sick-leave, often hospitalization and in some cases even elective abortion of an otherwise wanted pregnancy. Antiemetics can play an important part in relieving


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Last update 13 May 2019

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