She might be the most controversial American celebrity to you but Kim Kardashian West has surely got the interest of her millions of fans at heart,especially the pregnant ones to be. 😬 See how she advertised Diclegis - a morning sickness relief medication to her fans on instagram.
************************#Ad #DYK 4 million babies are born each year in the US. That means a lot of my US followers are mommies2B who could have morning sickness like I did! I want to share what helped me: Diclegis® (doxylamine succinate/pyridoxine HCl), the only FDA-approved medication for morning sickness when diet & lifestyle changes fail. My doctor assured me that it’s safe & effective for mom & baby. It’s also easy to recognize - it has the cutest pregnant lady on it! #DontSufferinSilence you’re not alone! If you have morning sickness, ask your healthcare provider if #Diclegis is right for you. The most common side effect of Diclegis is drowsiness. Diclegis.com US Residents Only Diclegis is a prescription medicine used to treat nausea & vomiting of pregnancy in women who haven’t improved with change in diet or other non-medicine treatments. Limitation of Use: Diclegis hasn’t been studied in women with hyperemesis gravidarum. Important Safety Information Don’t take Diclegis if you’re allergic to any of the ingredients in Diclegis. You should also not take Diclegis in combination with medicines called monoamine oxidase inhibitors, as these medicines can intensify & prolong the adverse CNS effects of Diclegis. Don’t drive, operate heavy machinery or other activities that need your full attention unless your healthcare provider says that you may do so. Don’t drink alcohol or take other central nervous system depressants such as cough & cold medicines, certain pain medicines & medicines that help you sleep while you take Diclegis. Severe drowsiness can happen or become worse causing falls or accidents. It is not known if Diclegis is safe & effective in children under 18 years of age. Keep Diclegis & all medicines out of the reach of children. Tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you’re breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. Diclegis can pass into your breast milk & may harm your baby. You shouldn’t breastfeed while using Diclegis. Additional safety information can be found at DiclegisImportantSafetyinfo.com. Duchesnay USA encourages you to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit fda.gov/medwatch or
In case you didn't know already, morning sickness refers to the feelings of recurrent nausea and associated vomiting experienced by a lot of women in early pregnancy. The exact cause is unknown but it is thought to be associated with hormonal changes. Though it can be very unpleasant to the mother to be,the baby is usually fine. Management usually entails a lot of rest and fluid intake,as well as,dietary modifications. A medication like the one mentioned above is however said to be the first FDA approved for home management. Some women go on to experience a very severe form of morning sickness referred to as Hyperemesis Gravidarum - severe nausea and recurrent vomiting associated with electrolyte (chemical ion) imbalance upon testing in a clinical setting. Patients are usually admitted for a few days and management modalities include symptomatic relief and fluid replacement. For more information,see References below.
* INSTAGRAM|KIM KARDASHIAN
* NHS|Nausea and Morning Sickness
* Medscape|Hyperemesis Gravidarum