When to Call Your Provider
Please call your doctor or nurse if you have any of the following:
Please call any time; someone is always available by phone. Have your provider's phone number close at hand throughout your pregnancy.
- Severe nausea and vomiting (not able to keep anything down for a whole day)
- Bleeding from your vagina
- Discharge from the vagina that smells bad, itches, or causes pain
- Pain or burning on urination
- Pain in the lower abdomen
- Severe headache not relieved by Tylenol (acetaminophen)
- Fever of more than 100 degrees
- You think you have been exposed to a contagious disease
- Severe depression or emotional upset
- Someone in your life making you feel unsafe
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This material was prepared by clinicians from the departments of nursing, obstetrics and gynecology, physical therapy, and nutrition at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.