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Can Depression Cause Vomiting In A Teen
Do benign brain tumors grow? What are some symptoms? Can they cause nausea vomiting anxiety and depression? What is the outlook?
Depends: There are several types of benign brain tumors. Whether they will grow or not is entirely dependent on the type. Symptoms will depend on where the tumor is located, as well as the rate of any growth of the mass. Without knowing the type, no one can tell you what the "outlook" is. Suggest you see your neurosurgeon or neurologist who is caring for you with respect to this issue. ...Read more
Depression is a mood disorder that can affect behavior and emotions. Symptoms of depression include feeling down most of the time, losing interest in previously enjoyable activities, increase or decrease in appetite or weight, sleeping more or less, becoming easily agitated or lethargic, feeling worthless, feeling guilty, having difficulty concentrating, thinking more about death and dying. Depression can sometimes result in suicidal thoughts and plans. In this case, emergent ...Read more
Hi after sexual intercourse lots of times I’ve vomited after or get nauseous. Is this a cause for concern? I’m 20 years old I had clymidia 2 years ago but I am all cleared. No other health issue. I get painful periods and also I get very badly depressed
Recommend: Consulting with your gynecologist to determine why your periods are so painful and why sexual intercourse is often followed by emesis. The depression is also very important - recommend comprehensive psychiatric assessment. Nausea and vomiting after sexual intercourse might have an emotional component (or not). Take care. ...Read more
I have missed my period this month, been feeling not myself, nautious, tired, depressed and had threw up after having sex what could cause this?
When suffering severe depression what could help stop wakingg up vomitting when gravol doesn't work?
Depression: Severe depression is best treated with medication and psychotherapy. Make sure you are seeing a mental health professional weekly, you have to change your inner voice from critical to understanding. Not an easy chore but possible. Read my recent book, "changing your inner voice" featured on the soundmindz. Org website. ...Read more
Which herbal sippliment is best for anxiety and depression. I am not using any medication. But morning I have empty vomitting daily.
With these symptoms: Recommend medical evaluation. Need to rule out medical causes & make accurate diagnosis. Anxiety: Passion Flower, Lemon Balm, Humulus lupulus (Hops) Valerian & Chamomile may help. Although Kava Kava may help it has potential to cause liver damage. Depression may benefit from Omega 3 Fatty Acids, SAM-e & 5- HTP. If there are specific deficencies then Folic Acid, Vitamin B6 & Magnesium may help ...Read more
I've been in a stage of depression and I haven't ate in three days now im vomiting brown liquid an white foam what could it be from?
That is possible: But the helicobacter infection is a better cause, and hydrocodone has the capacity to produce nausea. Sounds as if you might want to see a GI doctor (or if you have, follow their suggestions). Do see a professional for depression. This has become increasingly treatable in recent years. Good luck. ...Read more
Vomiting multiple times a day for 9 days now and not letting up, headache, drowsiness, depression. What can I do about the vomiting?
My wife has anxiety and depression due to infertility. She has stopped eating now and says she feels like vomiting if forces to eat. What can we do?
Depression: I am very sorry to hear of the struggles with fertility as it can be very taxing. Try to introduce shakes to your wife, liquids are often easier to digest and less diffiuclt to consume. If depression persists consult a mental health professional who specializes in depression related to infertility. Your doctor can give you a referral. Best wishes. ...Read more
I am loosing weight very fast due to a major depression what can I do to effectively nourish my body? I recently experience a hard situation that lead me to a deep depression I lost the desire to eat and when I ate I felt nauseous and vomit everything. I
This is serious: It is a very serious symptom of depression. What you have now needs medical attention. So first check with your primary care and make sure you are physically ok. Second, consider seeking help with depression. Lack of appetite is a common symptom of depression. If you are taking meds, ask your doctor to use one that can increase appetite. Certain antidepressants can cause nausea and vomiting. ...Read more
I have bipolar depression with psychotic tendencies and it stresses me out to the point that I get nauseous and vomit. Could I be anxious or scared?
Anxiety disorders: Frequently accompany bipolar disorder and amplify the condition. Specific treatment adjustments are necessary with this combination. Speak with your provider to determine the best treatment plan. Therapy to develop/improve anxiety management and stress reduction is very important. Yoga, meditation, mindfulness practice can be very helpful. Best regards for relief. ...Read more
Can you experience constant nausea without vomiting if suddenly stopping medications for bipolar depression and anxiety?
Possibly: Many medications used for bipolar should not be stopped abruptly, though most will self-taper. In many cases it is also better to discontinue one at a time. However, there are many variables to be considered and all the details count. I trust your discontinuation is being supervised by your physician. ...Read more
Do I have anorexia? I always vomit every after meal. S/s : depression, anxiety, losing weight. I am 5ft tall and I'm 52 kilos.
Need support: Are you making yourself vomit or is it spontaneous? In any case, the depression and anxiety need to be treated w/or w/out an eating disorder. If you have an eating disorder someone who specializes in them is best to see. Start w/your gp and go from there for best results. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I'm 16 I have been vomiting all my food for 3 weeks, I can go from a really happy mood to a really sad mood very quick could I be depressed at my age?
I have been depressed feeling on the erge to vomit, not sexually active. Been on a new birth control for 2 weeks. Why am I feeling so sick for?
It depends: Feeling depressed and nauseous might be due to side effects or not. The best thing for u to do is to go back and see the doctor who placed u on new birth control. A medical check up is needed to have a diagnosis and give u the right treatment. Best wishes to u for being soon relieved! ...Read more
I have had flu symptoms coming and going including vomiting, cough, fever, sore throat, headache, & more for nine days. Too weak & depressed to get up?
Maybe dehydrated?: Based on what you describe, please seek medical attention now. ...Read more
How can I get back to exercising after 3 days of binging, being sick, and recently discovering I have depression?
Start back slowly!: Start back slowly and do sporting activities you enjoy1 you did not say what you were "binging" on, but binging has negative psychologic connotations. Discuss this with your doctor. Exercise is a natural antidepressant! ...Read more
Vamiting constapated fainting los of apatite losing wait and bad depression and anxiety r thes sings of anarxiey if not what can it be?
Do you call it anxiety or depression when u wake up and all you want to do is go straight back to bed bc ur sick of being sick and nothing good is hap?
Sounds like: Sounds like depression but this does not exclude anxiety also (both can be present at the same time). For an accurate diagnosis, excluding medical causes, you need to consult a psychiatrist for a complete evaluation. Some meds (like beta blockers) may play a role sometimes in causing or worsening a pre existing depression or anxiety; inform your prescribing dr of all of your symptoms. Good luck. ...Read more
I have POTS, Dysautonomia, and gastroparesis. I also have sever anxiety and depression. I have been throwing up all morning. Can I take xanax to help?
Threw up blood 5 times last night major headache and my heart beat steal feels like it's getting weaker. Seen a physco he said there's nothing he can help me with said I'm normal and it's not anxiety or depression...need to see what more tests to do?
Bloody emesis: 31 M notes: Threw up blood 5 times last night major headache and my heart beat steal feels like it's getting weaker. Seen a physco he said there's nothing he can help me with said I'm normal and it's not anxiety or depression...need to see what more tests to do? ANS: it is never normal to vomit blood. See a real Dr. And tell your story and ask what the problem is. ...Read more
Is it normal to become depressed after being sick for a week? If so will it pass? I wasn't unhappy before I was sick
Psychosomatic: Illness occurs when our mind creates physical symptoms. The reverse of this is called somatopsychic illness. A bodily illness impacts our mood. Check w/your doc to make sure nothing else is going on. Build yourself up w/fluids, nutrition, gentle exercise. Peace and good health.. ...Read more
Teen depression: Teen depression can occur as a result of genetics, long standing pessimism, trauma, self-esteem difficulties and an overall negative view of self, the world and the future. Cognitive behavior therapy and mindfulness may help improve / resolve these difficulties. Assistance from family is also very important. ...Read more
Anything that makes: Us feel different or particular less able than others can make us feel depressed. ...Read more
Yes, among others: You need to talk openly w/ the Dr who prescribed to fully understand why they'd do such a risky thing. It may be the lesser of evils - but it's rarely done. If you don't get help, find another Dr ASAP - Also do NOT just stop! It MUST be tapered. Your body needs to readjust or it can fail!! Best wishes - it's important to do it right! ...Read more
Is it teen depression? Can a teenager feel sad and then have times where she will laugh and have fun and then back to being sad again. Could this be depression? She has had some truama in her life. If it is not depression what could cause being sad and th
Yes.: Yes. Even with depression, people can feel happy some of the time. Most teenagers also go through very difficult times, which isn't necessarily depression. You might want to talk to a school counselor, who could give you input about whether this sounds like teenage roller coaster emotions or if you might have a clinical depression. The counselor could help point you in the right direction. ...Read more
If my depression/anxiety started in childhood/teens for no apparent reason (no history of abuse/neglect/trauma), does this mean it's caused by genes?
Highly likely: Pain is perceived and tolerated differently by everyone. Chronic pain will undoubtedly lead most to experience depressive symptomatolgy, although not all will meet criteria for a frank major depressive episode. Acute pain is less likely to cause mood fluctuations. Those with a history of severe depression often describe having psychomotor slowing/fatigue and maybe even generalized pain. ...Read more
Low dopamine ++: Conscious realizations that one is not performing up to one's inherent ability can lead to disappointment. Lack of productivity and follow-through can deny one self-esteem that comes from a job done well and consistently. Because of the disparity between what one acknowledges one is capable of doing and what is actually done, there is a felt need to explain it. "i must be lazy, crazy, stupid, ". ...Read more
Several: Mood is sad and mostly non responsive to environmental changes, for more than 2 weeks. Sleep changes (either too much or not enough); loss of interest in usual activities; inordinate guilt; lack of energy; difficulty with thinking & concentrating; changes in appetite & weight (usually reduced, but can be increased); agitation or lethargy; suicidal preoccupations and/or plans. ...Read more
Maybe for a time :-): 'if you're stopping gluten for some reason, you may miss bread, pastries, cakes, and cookies for a time. If you've actually got a food sensitivity to gluten, eliminating this from your diet may ultimately help lift depression as well as decrease inflammation in your body (which can cause aches and pains). There are non-gluten grains you can enjoy, like quinoa, amaranth, brown rice, etc. ...Read more
Many: Depression has many causes, there are physical/medical causes such as hormone imbalance, illness, infections, stress in volnerable people, trauma. Some people are biologically predisposed and have a breakdown with minor daily stressors. The causes are not necessarily unique btn men and women. ...Read more
Accentuate the good: Although some broodiness is no direct cause for depression, repeated attention and focus on the negative can put you in a perpetual cycle of anxiety or irritation. These bodily sensations, when consistently felt, can ultimately lead you down a path of habitual unchecked negative cognitions. These habits can land you in depression if left unchecked. Instead refocus on something neutral/ positive. ...Read more