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does morning sickness come and go? 8wks 3days

(15 Posts)
Millie26 Wed 13-Aug-08 09:35:40

Hi,

I had really bad morning sickness that started at about 7 wks and went on every day last week, felt rotton. Some days I was sick, others I just felt really bad.

Then yesterday it suddenly seemed ok, I felt almost normal. Today I dont feel that bad either. I'm only just over 8wks though.

Bit worried about missed miscarriage as haven't got another scan for four weeks - does morning sickness tend to come and go?

Thanks.

xxx

firsttimemama Wed 13-Aug-08 09:59:54

Yeah with this pregnancy somedays were better than others when the MS first started- however by about week 9 it was full on everyday I could set my clock by it, started at 11:00am and got steadily worse until I had to go to bed at 7:30pm each evening (with my 2 year old). Enjoy the nausea free days while you can.

Tapster Wed 13-Aug-08 10:49:07

Same has happened to me - week 7 was dreadful much worse than DD. Today at nearly 9 weeks I feel almost normal, but at some point the retching/nausea will come back, I tend to have evening sickness at this stage. I'm a bit worried too but it does come and go at this stage for me.

mamabea Wed 13-Aug-08 11:00:12

it can do.

I was so worried about it in my last PG I rang NHS direct- a lovely and very sweet doctor reassured me that many of his patients had expereinced this.

Millie26 Wed 13-Aug-08 11:03:51

Ooo that all sounds reassuring.

Just so paranoid something is going to go wrong after m/c last year. I had a 6 wk scan and when she said she could see a "little baby with a heartbeat" I burst into tears with relief and the picture is really crap because my tummy wouldnt stay still with crying

Seems a bit strange really wanting sickness, especially as at work and trying to hide it, but at the moment, I'd do anything for spontaneous heaving.... grin

Madigan Wed 13-Aug-08 11:12:36

I am 8+5 weeks, and feel better today than I have for the past 2 weeks (have had MS every day all day). Had scan on Monday - and everything was fine. Am sure it will be ok - so don't worry ! x

Millie26 Wed 13-Aug-08 11:22:36

Thank you Madigan - so glad your scan was good! xx

babyinbelly Wed 13-Aug-08 11:47:16

My morning sickness comes and goes. Just when you think it stopped it comes back with a vengence. Cant quite believe that I am actually pg so like a bit of ms to reassure me that I didn't imagine it/make it up!!!

Millie26 Wed 13-Aug-08 16:12:55

Right...so i think it's probably ok.

Almost through up over a client this afternoon....

mellabella Thu 14-Aug-08 12:51:30

It'll come and go as your hormone levels increase and then level off and then increase again. I had the same thing happen in the first tri as well.

Slickbird Thu 14-Aug-08 15:14:04

I've been hellish and then had a good day yesterday and then back to feeling pants today. Good days, Bad Days! I'm sure you'll be just fine. smile

poppy34 Thu 14-Aug-08 17:52:32

yes.. very tedious it is too but it does go after first trimester

Slickbird Thu 14-Aug-08 20:01:13

Sorry Poppy34 - Not always sad Both my last pregs I was sick til 5 months. And some unlucky people get it all the way through. But most folk, it ends earlier. smile

loveverona Fri 15-Aug-08 09:00:59

Millie26, this could be me! I'm 8 weeks today and had a scan at 6 weeks with a heartbeat - so worried as had a mmc in Nov and 5wk mc in Mar. Had MS everyday up to yesterday, with a couple of days feeling better in the middle. Really worried this morning so came on MN to check for a thread just like yours. THANK YOU! You've reassured me. (Actually feeling a bit icky now!). Good luck with the following weeks - the past 4 weeks have been the longest of my life so far....

Millie26 Mon 18-Aug-08 12:54:36

Hey loveverona, I'm glad this thread has helped you too. It turns out everything was ok as had unexpected scan at 9wks for a dermoid cyst and I could see he/she wriggling around and I'd been feeling fine for a day or so again.

I think as long as the other symptoms are still hanging around - boobs, tiredness etc - then that's a great sign.

Do be reassured, and congratulations on your pregnancy. xx

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