This condition, when it occurs is worse when the patient lies down. Meals, which include milk, should be light and more frequent to prevent over distention of the stomach. Her bed should be raised at the head with extra pillows. Smoking should be totally avoided; antacid would be given by your doctor.
NOTE: The material contained herein is by no means exhaustive. For details and further enquiries, please contact a Consultant Obstetrician.