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Nausea (Definition)

Nausea = abdominal upset ...Read more


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What OTC nausea medication to use for migraines or general nausea?

What OTC nausea medication to use for migraines or general nausea?

Benadryl (diphenhydramine): Antihistamines can help with nausea. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is a good option to try. You should discuss with your doc. ...Read more

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What is the best medication or remedies for cramps and nausea during monthly periods?

What is the best medication or remedies for cramps and nausea during monthly periods?

Naprosyn, (naproxen) heat: Other remedies for menstrual cramping can include naprosyn (naproxen) started a day or two before the bleeding begins. Heating pads or a heat patch worn under your clothes may also help relieve cramps. Dramamine or benedryl may help with nausea, but might make you sleepy. ...Read more

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What OTC drugs help with nausea?

What OTC drugs help with nausea?

See below: Benadryl, (diphenhydramine) scopolamine (motion sickness pills), and ginger root all help with nausea and are available without a prescription. ...Read more

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Belching all day every day and nausea. Please tell me the best OTC for this and what can cause it.

Belching all day every day and nausea. Please tell me the best OTC for this and what can cause it.

Diet and antacids: Belching is a symptom of indigestion, it maybe from gall bladder, liver pancreas or stomach. A sonogram may help, then an endoscopy, meanwhile stay on light diet and take some prelosec or anti acids. ...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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What helps with nausea? Any medication or remedies I can use?

What helps with nausea? Any medication or remedies I can use?

Yes: You need to find out why you are nauseated, See a doctor for evaluation. Dry crackers or toast will help. Your doctor will give you an appropriate medication ...Read more

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Medication for vomitting and nausea in pregnancy. Third month?

Medication for vomitting and nausea in pregnancy. Third month?

Good list: Often severe nausea is tied in with mood. Mirtazapine is a medication that helps with insomnia, blocks the same seratonin receptor as zofran (5ht-3), and can help, especially if you have a history of mood or stress issues. In refractory cases steroids can be used as well. You can use the meds together if needed, I would add zantac (ranitidine) 150 mg because reducing acid can be helpful. Good luck. ...Read more

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Medication that causes hot flashes ans nausea?

Medication that causes hot flashes ans nausea?

This question is: Far too broad. Are there specific medications you are concerned about? If yes, please clarify by listing the medication (s) and re-ask your question. ...Read more

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Is there a medication that helps anxiety and nausea?

Is there a medication that helps anxiety and nausea?

Yes: Vistaril (hydroxyzine) can help with both. Discuss it with your physician. ...Read more

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Are there any over-the-counter medications for nausea?

Are there any over-the-counter medications for nausea?

Nausea: Yes. There is a commonly used drug known as meclizine. This is a good medication for both simple nausea and dizziness. ...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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On medication for anxiety but still find that the anxiety makes me very nauseous. Any tips on how to calm the nausea caused by anxiety?

On medication for anxiety but still find that the anxiety makes me very nauseous. Any tips on how to calm the nausea caused by anxiety?

Ginger is commonly: Used to settle the stomach. Ginger tea is a good way to get it into your digestive system. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I feel nausea and full but I didn't eat alot. I'm not in medication and im not allergic of anything. I actually take pepto two dose and it don't work.

Stomach issues: You don't mention if you smoke or drink, and or if you are taking any medications. Also, are you eating mostly fried fatty food? . All these can worsen your symptoms. If your symptoms are not resolved in a day or two, you need to go see your doctor. ...Read more