Warning signs

Call your health care provider right away if you have any of these signs:

  • vaginal bleeding
  • fluid leaking from your vagina
  • severe abdominal pain
  • nausea (upset stomach)┬áthat keeps you from keeping down liquids and food all day long or vomiting (throwing up) more than two to three times each day on most days
  • temperature higher than 100.4 F
  • painful urination or greatly increased urination
  • headache that doesn't go away after taking acetaminophen (Tylenol┬«).

Source: Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Beginnings: Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond, seventh edition, ob-ah-90026
First Published: 10/04/2002
Last Reviewed: 12/02/2015