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Can acupuncture cause nausea

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrea Roberson
Family Medicine 39 years experience
No: In my practice if have not seen problems in combining these. I have seen benefits.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
No: Acupuncture blends very well with western medicine. Acupuncture can be used as a stand alone treatment or as an adjunct to western treatment regimens.

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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: Female epiphyseal closure usually occurs(long bone growth extension) usually occurs by the time estrogen is in full "bloom" post puberty at age 16 or ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
No: Neither the acupuncture nor the herbs would cause you to grow taller at this age. Take care.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Acupuncture: Acupuncture is very safe. Agree with Dr. Baker - neither acupuncture nor medicinal herbs will cause you to grow taller at this age.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Siranush Cholakian
Holistic Medicine 35 years experience
No: I am not sure if the question is about keloids, which are large pathological scars that form on people who are predisposed to form them. But in genera... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Nerve damage: Acupuncture does not cause nerve damage. Rumors of nerve damage are a myth.
A member asked:
Dr. John Sand
Obstetrics and Gynecology 46 years experience
Maybe : The first thing to try is a sports bra, and good posture. Many women with large breasts slouch to hide their breast. This, and not the breast weight... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
NO; check for cause: Acupuncture and Chinese herbs can help some cases of infertility (see Dr. Fowler's answer for details). It's unfortunate that Dr. Fisher is so sure of... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Suggestions: Would definitely NOT have a chiropractor snap or crack your neck.. Gentle traction would be allowed only. Far better and safer would be acupuncture a... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
May need drainage?: If you have an infection which is deep into the tissue it may need to be drained. If you have a multi-resistant organism the antibiotic you are recei... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
I have never: Seen a rash develop as the result of acupuncture needles that are placed briefly and then removed.. However, if a person is allergice to nickel and s... Read More