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Thiethylperazine (By injection)

Treats or prevents nausea and vomiting.

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Oral route, Intramuscular route, Rectal route
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End of Life Care for Infants, Children and Young People with Life-Limiting Conditions: Planning and Management

This guideline covers the physical, emotional, social and spiritual elements of end of life care, and focuses on improving the child or young person’s quality of life and supporting their family and carers. There are, for instance, recommendations on managing distressing symptoms and providing care and bereavement support after death. Recommendations have also been made about how services should be delivered. The guideline is aimed at all providers of paediatric end of life care, whatever their level of practise, and also for children and young people with life-limiting conditions and their parents or carers.

Treatments for hyperemesis gravidarum and nausea and vomiting in pregnancy: a systematic review and economic assessment

Study found evidence that some treatments (ginger, vitamin B6, antihistamines, metoclopramide) were better than placebo for mild symptoms of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP), but there is little on the effectiveness of treatments in more severe NVP/hyperemesis gravidarum.

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