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Common kinds of stomach viruses that you can catch during pregnancy (or other times) include: norovirus (most common during the months of November to April ) rotavirus (most common in babies and. For many women, the early stages of pregnancy can feel similar to having a stomach virus, but some unlucky women actually get stomach viruses during pregnancy. Symptoms such as nausea and vomiting make it difficult for pregnant women to get adequate nutrition, and dehydration is dangerous to a growing fetus. There are 9 of them altogether, and 5 can affect the human body.

The reason for stomach flu during pregnancy is most often rotavirus A but, at the same time, a pregnant woman can catch rotaviruses B and C as well. The disease is usually transmitted by the contact-domestic way. The main causes of stomach flu during pregnancy ar. Symptoms of Stomach Flu During Pregnancy.

This is a very good question because it can be hard to tell. Cramping, vomiting, and diarrhea are all common symptoms during pregnancy, so don’t be surprised if you aren’t completely sure whether you have the stomach flu. Here are some clues that you might have a stomach bu. It is important to understand the symptoms of each so you can seek proper care. If you think there is a possibility you could be pregnant you should seek medical attention.

Stomach Flu Facts. 1. Basics The stomach flu, also known as viral gastroenteritis, is an intestinal infections that causes some very unpleasant symptoms. Whether your stomach is churning from pregnancy hormones, a virus or undercooked meat, the treatment is the same: Get the rest your body’s aching for. And focus on fluids, especially if you’re losing them through vomiting or diarrhea, as they’re much more important in the short term than solids. Stomach virus treatment.

There is no medicine that can treat a stomach virus. It has to run its course. You can do things to ease symptoms: Eat bland foods.

Drink clear, fizzy drinks (ginger ale is best). Stay hydrated. Vomiting, diarrhea, and not eating or drinking causes dehydration. If you are dehydrated, you may need to go to the hospital.

In addition, vaccines can prevent such infections such as the flu, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, human papillomavirus (HPV), and others. However, the treatment of viral infections has proved more. It’s actually gastroenteritis, and it’s frequently caused by two viruses: rotavirus and norovirus. Unfortunately, gastroenteritis is quite common during pregnancy. A study conducted in Sweden suggests that as many as one-third of women will experience the disease during their pregnancy.

Most stomach afflictions are occasioned by viral infections; however, let’s highlight stomach bacterial infections; whose symptoms are severe and can lead to fatalities. As stated before, one of the causes of stomach pain is a bacterial infection in stomach that attacks your stomach and intestines leaving you reeling in pain.

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If you come down with a ‘stomach virus’, or gastroenteritis, you should again take precautions against infecting your baby – though the risk is small, since breastfed babies appear to be protected against most such infections.

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Among the most common causes of diarrhea during pregnancy are several foodor water-borne pathogens (bacteria, protozoa, or viruses), including salmonella species, Helicobacter pylori, Shigella, Escherichia coli, and Cryptosporidium.

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Common viruses are rotavirus and norovirus and bacteria are E. coli, Campylobacter, Shigella, Salmonella, and Staphylococcus aureus.

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The most common viruses that cause gastroenteritis are Norwalk virus and Rotavirus.

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Viral agents commonly associated with gastroenteritis in infants and young children include rotavirus, astrovirus, and enteric adenovirus.

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The major viral gastroenteritis pathogens include rotavirus (RV), norovirus (NoV), astrovirus, and enteric adenovirus [12].

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The majority of pregnant women with novel influenza A (H1N1) or the regular seasonal influenza virus infection will present with typical acute upper respiratory, influenza-like illness (e.g., cough, sore throat, rhinorrhea) and fever.

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There are currently four genera and one species of viruses recognized as the main causes of viral gastroenteritis in humans: rotavirus, norovirus, sapovirus, astrovirus, and human adenovirus F (to which serotypes 40 and 41 belong and which are also referred to as enteric adenoviruses).

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In addition to the above, some infectious agents are common in the community and may have varied risk in pregnancy, like infections with Listeria, toxoplasmosis, influenza, group B streptococci, and gastrointestinal infections or genital infections which can cause poor foetal development or premature birth.

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Astrovirus (AstV), rotavirus, sapovirus, and parvovirus are the other viruses that cause gastroenteritis.

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  • it literally feels like someone is stabbing me with a knife over and over again from the inside and I’m going through the cycle of what all girls go through or one day will go through

  • Stop saying stomach flu people! There is no such thing as a stomach flu. Flu means influenza. Influenza is respiratory. It’s a stomach virus.

  • I had this virus in my stomach for 5 days and it felt like i was going to die!
    I got fevers, diarrhea, my body couldn’t manage to control walking, i felt dizzy and sleepy, and threw up 3 times
    My body hurts, and i took 2 hours in the bathroom in pain, i had gas and it was TERRIBLE

  • This worked for me,1 capsule 500mg Tylenol for crampsthrowing up, every 4 hrs. I had three capsules in 12 hrs total of 1,500mg. Naturally dealt with nausea/dizziness and used the bathroom as many times as needed/bowel movements. When bed time I had a “MidNite” brand 1 pill of melatonin, when I woke up 4 hrs later I felt a lot better, had another pill of melatonin and continued to rest another 4hrs. I only vomited 1 time at the start. Now the virus is completely gone, lasted about 24hrs. Thank God!

  • I’m pregnant n got the stomach bug �� this sucks so bad! My kids had the stomach bug first n now they r better. I’ve been throwing up since Friday night �� hopefully I feel better tomorrow

  • This is day 10 for me. This virus is awful you feel like your getting better but all of a sudden your back to square one. Currently suffering from dizziness as this has just completely wiped the floor with me

  • If you are looking for even a ounce of relief i recommend warmth! Get a heating pad place it on your stomach do not do if you are pregnant if you don’t have a heating pad get a empty water bottle and put the hottest water you can stand in it. Then place it on your stomach. It will ease the cramps.

  • I’ve gone to the restroom for 90% water diarrhea Atleast 14 times already and my shoulders are cramping and abdominal pain. I literally can’t lay down to sleep because of the cramps

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  • Just ‘enjoying’ this virus for the last 2 days,absolute mysery,can’t even sleep properly,damn,couldn’t hold down water,so l figured l can’t feel any worse so l tried a vodka+coke,ready to spew into a bucket..and it hasn’t happened,ok early days but…?
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  • I had this cold from a walk today. Just saying is like really cold in Britain so… then I tried to sleep can’t breath threw my nose and I woke up wanting to throw up but I didn’t * praise the lord* but feeling so stuffy. So now I am lying in my bed looking up how to get rid of it

  • It sucks it was horrible the first days then it calmed down but it has been 1 week and I still fell sick I also can’t go to the doctor because of caronavirus

  • I work at a Nursing Home I’m in Dietary and for the last 3 years we’ve had a Norovirus Outbreak we’ve had a lot of Residents getting that Norovirus and I actually got that back in 2017 one day before Trump got sworn into office and since then I’ve been trying to avoid from 2018, 2019 and even now with the Outbreak coming back