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Any suggestions for treating chronic nausea and vomiting with fibromyalgia?

Any suggestions for treating chronic nausea and vomiting with fibromyalgia?

Find cause of N & V.: Fibromyalgia is a syndrome of generalized pain and weakness in numerous parts of body. It is called a syndrome because one can not find any objective evidence of a problem. One mistake the pt and doc make is that once a person is labelled as having "fibromyalgia", there is a trap other sx are part of the syndrome: n & v is not. Doc needs to look for true cause, then rx will become clear. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Vomiting (Definition)

Nausea is the sensation of having an urge to vomit. Vomiting is forcing the contents of the stomach up through the esophagus and ...Read more


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What causes the nausea and vomiting during chemotherapy?

What causes the nausea and vomiting during chemotherapy?

Multiple: Esophageal and gastric(stomach) irritation and slough of sensitive surfaces . The drugs are effective but can be harsh to other systems. ...Read more

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Is raglan really effective for post operative nausea and vomiting?

Is raglan really effective for post operative nausea and vomiting?

It can be but...: Metaclopramide (reglan) is a pro-motility agent to improve esophageal and stomach emptying. However, please read the side effect profile of this medication--it may make you reconsider using it casually, especially if to be taken more than a few doses. What is your indication for the drug? ...Read more

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How often can headaches cause nausea and vomiting?

Probably migraine: Migraines are the most common cause of frequent headaches, and they are often associated with nausea/vomiting. Otc pain meds can contribute to rebound/medication overuse headache, which causes the headaches to actually worsen in the long run. You should see a neurologist who can get you on a good preventative agent as well as a good acute agent (i.e. Triptan i.e. Imitrex) for the pain. ...Read more

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Is tardive dyskenesia rare? Can you only develop it from taking neuroleptics and certain meds used for nausea and vomiting? What is its prevalence?

Is tardive dyskenesia rare? Can you only develop it from taking neuroleptics and certain meds used for nausea and vomiting? What is its prevalence?

Tardive dyskinesia : This hyperkinetic movement disorder appears with a delayed onset, after prolonged use of Dopamine receptor blocking agents -- both antipsychotic and antinausea drugs. With first generation agents the annual incidence is 3 to 8% -- up to 20% in the elderly. It's less with newer drugs: ~2.1 % by averaging studies, higher (~5%) in elderly. http://tinyurl.com/qdneaoa it's very rare with clozaril. ...Read more

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I have ongoing nausea and vomiting for 2 months, I can't eat anything what can be the cause?

I have ongoing nausea and vomiting for 2 months, I can't eat anything  what can be the cause?

Nausea/Vomiting: Nausea/vomiting may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems. Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, & even reaction to stress. See your doctor please. ...Read more

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I have nausea and vomiting everytime I eat for the past 4 months?

I have nausea and vomiting everytime I eat for the past 4 months?

This needs: medical evaluation. These sxs have gone on too long - needs to be assessed. Take care. ...Read more

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Why do i have nausea and vomiting everytime I eat for the past 4 months?

Can't be: diagnosed in this forum - but is is very important that you get prompt medical evaluation. This is clearly not normal. ...Read more

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What can I do for nausea and vomiting?

What can I do for nausea and vomiting?

Depends: A lot depends on the cause of the vomting. Hyperemesis is common with pregnancy and will lessen by the end of first trimester. The cause must be determined to establish the best treatment for prevention. More info is needed. ...Read more

Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
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Dolasetron (Definition)

Dolasetron is a nausea and vomiting agent which is a ...Read more


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Anzemet (Definition)

Anzemet is a nausea and vomiting agent which is a ...Read more