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Unable to keep food/water down for the last 36 hours. Is a suppository anti nausea medicine worth a try? I'm pretty weak and will try anything

Unable to keep food/water down for the last 36 hours. Is a suppository anti nausea medicine worth a try? I'm pretty weak and will try anything

May need IV fluids: If you are unable to eat or drink anything for 36 hours, you most likely are getting dehydrated. You can try an anti nausea medication by suppository, but I suggest you be seen by your family doctor today or go to the emergency room for further care. ...Read more

Suppository (Definition)

A suppository is a drug delivery system that is inserted into the rectum (rectal suppository), vagina (vaginal suppository) or urethra (urethral suppository), where it dissolves or melts. They are used to deliver both systemically-acting and locally-acting medications. The alternative term for delivery of medicine via such ...Read more


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Will a glycerin suppository relieve nausea?

Will a glycerin suppository relieve nausea?

No: Glycerin is used for a mild stimulant/lubricant and has no effect on the brain-receptor pathway that controls nausea. However, if constipation is causing nausea, it is possible that stimulating a bm will help somewhat. ...Read more

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If I hava blockage in my bowels n I've takn exlax n did a suppository how can I unblock the bkockage? I keep gettn really nauseas

If I hava blockage in my bowels n I've takn exlax n did a suppository how can I unblock the bkockage? I keep gettn really nauseas

Bowel blockage: In a 31 yr old bowel blockage can be from constipation. If you are feeling nauseated, an evaluation may be warranted. Ok to use suppository but avoid oral laxatives. It can cause more damage in unresolved blockage. Have low residue liquid diet and seek medical attention. Long term avoid constipation. ...Read more

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Can I give a 12 yr. Old a promethegan suppository for nausea?

Can I give a 12 yr. Old a promethegan suppository for nausea?

For vomiting: Yes but not more than 1-2 times/day, confirm the dose with pharmacist od your doctor and know the side effect. I would not use it just for nausea, only if there is recurrent emesis with no other concerning signs for intestinal obstruction disease e.G abdominal distension, bile in vomiting or signs of inflammation e.G blood in stools, vomitus. ...Read more

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For quick nausea relief is it better to take a promethazine suppository than the pill?

For quick nausea relief is it better to take a promethazine suppository than the pill?

Depends on variables: If you think you can contain your nausea for at least an hour, the pill form is a likely better choise. Rectal absorbtion is erratic and may take hours to be in your sysytem, while the oral form would already be working. If you can't contain the nausea, the rectal form is better.Zofran (ondansetron) is a product I use for nausea that comes in a rapidly disolving oral tablet, check it out. ...Read more

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What is the best anti-nausea drug?

What is the best anti-nausea drug?

This doesn't answer: Your question exactly. But these are two great options. Ginger can reduce nausea & upset stomach. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Acupuncture is also excellent for nausea. Your physician can also prescribe medication for you. ...Read more

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Feeling nauseous after starting any depressants. Can I take anti nausea medication (pramin) to help?

Feeling nauseous after starting any depressants. Can I take anti nausea medication (pramin) to help?

If a side effect...: ...you may want to discuss with your prescribing provider whether the offending antidepressant can be changed to a drug you may better tolerate versus having to take a second drug to alleviate the problem (s) caused by the first one. ...Read more

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Could I take an anti nausea medicine while taking percocet?

Could I take an anti nausea medicine while taking percocet?

Narcotic nausea: Yes, this is not a problem. Some individuals find that narcotic medications cause nausea. Phenergan (promethazine) can be helpful. In preventing the nausea. In patients with a history of Parkinson's disease, use of Phenergan (promethazine) is not advisable. ...Read more

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I took anti-nausea due to food poisining last night is that bad?

I took anti-nausea due to food poisining last night is that bad?

Not sure which drug?: Often times, antinausea drugs may not work very well in food poisoning, because you really want drugs that can either adsorb, or vomit the food out if its true food poisoning. Otherwise, eight you'd have to go to the er. However, if it is just indigestion, producing slight discomfort, and you feel nauseous, then antinausea projects can work. So anti-nausea would just makes the food continue to go down the G.I. Tract. ...Read more

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Can there be any anti nausea medicines that I can take while on percocet?

Can there be any anti nausea medicines that I can take while on percocet?

Try ginger: A simple way to v nausea is w ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep at least 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata), mandarin (citrus reticulata) are different citrus scents that can v nausea. ...Read more

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Can I take an anti nausea medicine while taking percocet? Thanks in advance.

Can I take an anti nausea medicine while taking percocet? Thanks in advance.

Yes: Depending on the anti-nausea medication, it can cause more sedation, constipation, and dry mouth. Zofran (ondansetron) (odanestron) doesn't but it can be expensive. Nausea from Percocet may resolve after a few weeks if you are taking it that long. Cut your dose as soon as you can to minimize side effects. ...Read more

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Is it okay to mix ondansetron (anti-nausea) with nyquil?

Is it okay to mix ondansetron (anti-nausea) with nyquil?

Potential Major int.: "Using ondansetron together with dextromethorphan can increase the risk of a rare but serious condition called the serotonin syndrome." (http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1752-0, 55-1943). Please discuss with your pharmacist or physician as there is a potential major drug interaction. ...Read more

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I was prescribed anti- nausea medication to help with my anxiety attacks. I'm anxious to take them, what exactly do anti nausea tablets do?

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I was prescribed anti- nausea medication to help with my anxiety attacks. I'm anxious to take them, what exactly do anti nausea tablets do?

Anti Nausea: Some are Antivert, Dramamine, Benadryl, Atarax, Emetrol, Phenergan, (promethazine) Reglan, Zofran, Vistaril. We use Vistaril on occasions as needed for anxiety, due to its antihistaminic Anxiolytic effect with less sedation & less addiction potential compared to other anxiety medications such as Ativan. ...Read more

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I woke up in the middle of the night with chills and nausea. Took a anti nausea pill and forced myself to sleep. Woke up feeling normal. Stress?

I woke up in the middle of the night with chills and nausea. Took a anti nausea pill and forced myself to sleep. Woke up feeling normal. Stress?

Maybe, maybe not: Could be so many different things. Chills can be worrisome enough to see your doctor, particularly if you continue to have any other problematic symptom of concern. Please don't hesitate to go and and get checked out if you continue to not feel well. ...Read more

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I am on the anti nausea drug promethazine. What are the common side effects?

I am on the anti nausea drug promethazine. What are the common side effects?

Numerous side effect: Serious side effects--twitching and uncontrollable movement, shaking, drooling, restlessness, agitated, high fever, stiff musles, lightheaded, seizures, hallucinations, abdominal pain, rash, joint pain, low heart rate. Less serious---dizzyness, blurred vision, dry mouth, ringing in ears, weight gain, constipation. ...Read more

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Are anti nausea drugs in the same family as antihistamines? I'm allergic to anti nausea drugs, dr is now saying I'm allergic to antihistamines?

Are anti nausea drugs in the same family as antihistamines? I'm allergic to anti nausea drugs, dr is now saying I'm allergic to antihistamines?

There are: Many different types of anti-nausea medications, but none of them are anti-histamines. I don't know why your doctor is correlating the them. Perhaps he has another reason. Ask him. ...Read more

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Is there any anti emetics/ anti nausea drugs that I can take for severe nausea? I have allergies to all available. Any suggestions to safer ones?

Is there any anti emetics/ anti nausea drugs that I can take for severe nausea? I have allergies to all available. Any suggestions to safer ones?

Allergist can help: An allergist can review the reactions a person has had to medications and determine the next course of action. There is significant limitations for allergy skin testing medications except penicillin. It would be most helpful to identify the cause of nausea rather than just treat the symptoms. ...Read more

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Hot flashe, puking feel like burning up, took zofran, (ondansetron) temp normal 99.3 feel hot like pass out. Puked every day for a week w/ anti nausea medicen.?

Hot flashe, puking feel like burning up, took zofran, (ondansetron) temp normal 99.3 feel hot like pass out. Puked every day for a week w/ anti nausea medicen.?

Vomiting: Checked HCG? Associated diarrhea? If diarrhea could be gastroenteritis, though a week is a long time. May be gastritis with or without H pylori or gallbaldder or hepatitis, (though w/ this degree of vomiting you should be yellow). if associated with severe abdominal pain may be pancreatitis. appendix, UTI. Would also check TSH (thyroid) rarely it is a brain lesion. F/U with urgent care/ER, ...Read more

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Can I take anti nausea medication for what I think is viral gastroenteritis with minocycline.?

Can I take anti nausea medication for what I think is viral gastroenteritis with minocycline.?

Stop minocycline: Minocycline itself can cause stomach upset. If you do have gastroenteritis, your stomach has enough to deal with at the moment. Let your doctor know you are stopping it. You can resume it on your doctors advice after your gastroenteritis resolves. ...Read more

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Do any anti-nausea tablets affect the birth control pill?

Do any anti-nausea tablets affect the birth control pill?

Medication SEs: It all depends on the specific medication you mean. This question is lacking the very most important piece of information. Can you re-ask it? ...Read more

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Do anti nausea tablets (moxolon) affect the birth control pill?

Do anti nausea tablets (moxolon) affect the birth control pill?

Probably not: This medication should not effect birth control pills the way antibiotics can. Of course, there is no guarantee, but this is not one of the obviously reported interactions with oral contraceptives. ...Read more

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Is there any over-the-counter anti nausea medication for chronic nausea and vomiting?

Is there any over-the-counter anti nausea medication for chronic nausea and vomiting?

Some: Pepto bismol helps sometimes and if the nausea is due to acid reflux, things like zantac (ranitidine) or Prilosec otc could too. Ginger is said to help deal with nausea as well. Lifestyle changes like limiting alcohol and caffeine could be of benefit but my question is why do you have chronic nausea? I would suggest you visit your family doc or a GI as there could be something that needs treatment. ...Read more

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Nausea (Definition)

Nausea = abdominal upset ...Read more