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vomiting and diarrhea for 5 days

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faiz Shakir
15 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Weight loss and vomiting is always an alarm and should prompt urgent care. You may have an infection called C. Difficile which would cause all the sym ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Dehydration: Agree with earlier answer. There is concern that with that amount of weight loss that your fluid intake is not keeping up with your fluid losses. You ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Su Fairchild
24 years experience Integrative Medicine
Yes: they can give you medication and other supportive treatment to make things more comfortable for you.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Richards
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Question?: Sounds like you have some sort of viral gastrointestinal thing going on. It is probably not related to the pregnancy. Do stay hydrated and doctor to y ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
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Likely infection: GERD & Teething should not cause diarrhea for 5 days. The most important thing is to prevent dehydration from the diarrhea. Increase the fluids an ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ward Dean
Dr. Ward Dean answered
43 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
You should be OK: If you're feeling better now, I'd avoid the ER. I hope you learned your lesson. Diphenhydramine is a pretty benign drug, but 2,000 mg is a whopping ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gloria Fong
40 years experience Family Medicine
Acid production: When you drink lots of water the acidity in your stomach is diluted and gives you relief. You are washing down the acidity in your stomach. Medicatio ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Gastroenteritis: You got a stomach infection/ irritation. There is a risk of dehydration. Get help to stop vomiting, hydrate yourself with electrolyte fluid.
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Stomach flu: is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve, (naprox ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. If you have a baseline of good health, i don't see a need for an emergency room visit at this time. What is most important is that you try to r ... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
24 years experience Family Medicine
Need evaluation...: There are many conditions that can present with similar symptoms. The most common reason is a virus and the treatment is to make sure you rest and dri ... Read More

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