Morning sickness

Nausea with or without vomiting during pregnancy, usually early pregnancy, at any time of day.


Self-care includes snacking throughout the day, sipping ginger ale, and avoiding nausea triggers.

When to seek immediate medical care

See a doctor immediately if:

  • New symptoms of dizziness and lightheadedness

When to make a doctor's appointment

Make an appointment to see a doctor if:

  • Nausea or vomiting is persistent and severe
  • It's difficult to keep down liquids

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