Chief Advisor for Sparkling Mama: Dr. Cristina Persa

Dr. Cristina Persa a Washington State Board Certified Naturopathic Physician. 

Dr. Persa is Sparkling Mama’s chief advisor and an advocate of Fizzelixir.

She is a champion for the holistic approach to relieving Morning Sickness.

Nausea and vomiting in pregnancy Read Paper

Dr. Cristina Maria Persa

Dr. Cristina Maria Persa MS, ND
Chief Advisor


[Magnesium and pregnancy]

Yamasaki M.

Clin Calcium. 2012 Aug;22(8):1205-10. doi:
CliCa120812051210. Review. Japanese.

PMID: 22846356 

Comparing ginger and vitamin B6 for the treatment of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial.


Ensiyeh J, Sakineh MA.

Midwifery. 2009 Dec;25(6):649-53. doi:
10.1016/j.midw.2007.10.013. Epub 2008 Feb 12.

PMID: 18272271

Comparison of the effectiveness of ginger and vitamin B6 for treatment of nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy: a randomized double-blind controlled trial.


Chittumma P, Kaewkiattikun K, Wiriyasiriwach B.

J Med Assoc Thai. 2007 Jan;90(1):15-20.


Effectiveness and safety of ginger in the treatment of pregnancy-induced nausea and vomiting.


Borrelli F, Capasso R, Aviello G, Pittler MH, Izzo AA.

Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Apr;105(4):849-56.


Effect of a ginger extract on pregnancy-induced nausea: a randomized controlled trial.


Willetts KE, Ekangaki A, Eden JA.

Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2003


Overview of nausea and vomiting of pregnancy with an emphasis on vitamins and ginger.


Niebyl JR, Goodwin TM.

Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2002 May;186(5 Suppl Understanding): S253-5. Review.