I steeled myself to hide the fear that welled up inside me like the worse cramps I could possibly endure.
No spotting or cramps, but she did have motion sickness.
The next morning she woke to cramps - and the unwelcome fact that she was not pregnant.
The symptoms of acute poisoning are pain and diarrhoea, owing to the setting up of an active gastro-enteritis, the foeces being black (due to the formation of a sulphide of lead), thirst, cramps in the legs and muscular twitchings, with torpor, collapse, convulsions and coma.
The pain in the stomach is persistent, and cramps in the calves of the legs add to the torture.