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Black outs with nausea and vomiting, with weakness and right lower back pain, migraines and constipation. Urine ph. 10 and white blood cell. I am lost?

Black outs with nausea and vomiting, with weakness and right lower back pain, migraines and constipation. Urine ph. 10 and white blood cell. I am lost?

See your doctor.: You are describing here a wide range of symptoms, making this situation too complex to be diagnosed or dealt with in 400 characters or less. Because you are describing blackouts, you should see your doctor ASAP. If your symptoms are severe, go to the emergency room. Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Kaplan
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My fiancée has always had frequently occurring severe muscle knots that cause nausea and vomiting. What specialist would be the best to visit?

My fiancée has always had frequently occurring severe muscle knots that cause nausea and vomiting. What specialist would be the best to visit?

IM, PMR, Rheum: Things you can do first: maintain proper posture, use ergonomic workstation, yoga, exercise, apply heat pad to the "knots". If not better, then see your primary care doctor. He can diagnose and treat you or refer you to a specialist, either PMR (physical medicine & rehab) doctor or rheumatologist. You may also benefit from physical therapy. ...Read more

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I'm a female. I woke up at 6am this morning I've had non stop nausea/vomiting. Also have been constipated for a few days prior. Food poisoning? Worse?

I'm a female. I woke up at 6am this morning I've had non stop nausea/vomiting. Also have been constipated for a few days prior. Food poisoning? Worse?

Stay hydrated: Whatever the cause, it is important that you try to stay hydrated. If you are unable to take any fluids all day due to continued vomiting, I recommend you go to an urgent care for rehydration and potential workup.

As far as causes, it could be a simple virus, it could be food poisoning, or it could be pregnancy. A detailed history taken by a physician and perhaps a test can help sort this out. ...Read more

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What would cause 3 wks of severe nausea and vomiting, low-grade fever and almost no pain, with brief periods of wellness in a non-pregnant 30 yr old?

What would cause 3 wks of severe nausea and vomiting, low-grade fever and almost no pain, with brief periods of wellness in a non-pregnant 30 yr old?

Exam needed: A visit with your doctor is in order to determine the cause of these symptoms. The duration of the symptoms and presence of fever are a concern, and your doctor will want to take a thorough history, perform a physical exam and order appropriate tests. ...Read more

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Constipated for 4 weeks numerous enemas, 2 bowel preps and laxatives not working nausea vomiting hurts to move doc not doing anything pain is worse

Constipated for 4 weeks numerous enemas, 2 bowel preps and laxatives not working nausea vomiting hurts to move doc not doing anything pain is worse

Diagnosis needed: I would be concerned about a possible incomplete mechanical obstruction in your intestinal tract in view of symptoms of abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting.it may be an irritable bowel syndrome with predominant constipation, however. Nevertheless I recommend a thorough evaluation by a gastroenterologist who will order appropriate tests and, if advisable, refer to an abdominal surgeon for evaluation ...Read more

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What causes severe stomach pain, yellow stool with white fat globules, nausea, and vomiting if appendix and gall bladder have been removed?

What causes severe stomach pain, yellow stool with white fat globules, nausea, and vomiting if appendix and gall bladder have been removed?

Several things: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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Dizziness, nausea, vomiting feeling spe after eat heaviness or pressure n my left side of my chest burning sensation after passing a stool, constipation?

Dizziness, nausea, vomiting feeling spe after eat heaviness or pressure n my left side of my chest burning sensation after passing a stool, constipation?

Need more info: The first three symptoms localize your problem to stomach and esophagus. May be gastritis or esophagitis. I would ask how long you have been having these symptoms, how are your bowel movements, etc ...Read more

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Constipation 1 month hurts when I walk heart rate 53 nausea vomiting not feeling good at all laxatives not working

Constipation 1 month hurts when I walk heart rate 53 nausea vomiting not feeling good at all laxatives not working

? impaction?: If you have not had a bowel movement in one month and laxatives have failed, you need to be evaluated immediately at the ER. Long term constipation unresponsive to laxatives, suggests an impaction in the large bowel which can be an emergency with risk of colonic wall rupture or anal fissures. You should have an ER evaluation with imaging of your colon to confirm diagnosis. ...Read more

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Can I still have gallbladder dis. With negative CT & ultrasound? Having episodes of upper right quadrant pain, nausea, vomiting, constipation. HIDA?

Can I still have gallbladder dis. With negative CT & ultrasound? Having episodes of upper right quadrant pain, nausea, vomiting, constipation. HIDA?

HIDA Scan: Hi, HIDA scan is used when the other modalities are unrevealing and the suspicious for an obstruction in Biliary system is high. I believe other causes should be looked at for ur symptoms, like Gastritis and IBS. ...Read more

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Moderate abd. Pain belly button nausea, vomiting, low-grade fever, tan stool w/constipation. No gall-bladder. ER bloodwork/CT inconc last wk. RNY 2006?

Moderate abd. Pain belly button nausea, vomiting, low-grade fever, tan stool w/constipation. No gall-bladder. ER bloodwork/CT inconc last wk. RNY 2006?

Nonspecific: Your symptoms are nonspecific but the tan colored constipated stool can be seen in bile duct stones. If symptoms persist, contact your physician or a gastroenterologist who will order appropriate tests. ...Read more

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Does pristiq (desvenlafaxine) cause nausea and vomiting when a dose is missed?

Does pristiq (desvenlafaxine) cause nausea and vomiting when a dose is missed?

Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) Discontinue: Yes. Stopping the drug can lead to "withdrawal" symptoms, which include nausea and vomiting, dizziness, "brain zaps, " and more. Some of these side effects are the same seen when on the drug, though. If this is early in your treatment regimen, the effects can be mor pronounced. It is best to contact your doctor and discuss your symptoms as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Even though they are not used much anymore do barbiturates normally cause nausea and vomiting as a side effect?

Even though they are not used much anymore do barbiturates normally cause nausea and vomiting as a side effect?

Yes: Yes, these are very common side effects with phenobarbital (for instance). Talk to your doctor if these side effects become concerning in any way. If you have any trouble breathing or chest pain - head to the ER. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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Why does chemotherapy cause nausea and vomiting?

Why does chemotherapy cause nausea and vomiting?

It's a toxin: The brain has an area that triggers nausea and vomiting if something toxic gets in the body. This is what prevented early humans from dying after eating poisonous berries! chemotherapy triggers the same area of the brain, and the body tries to protect itself by vomiting. New anti-nausea drugs are so effective because they target the "vomit center" in the brain. ...Read more

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Can appendicitis always cause nausea and vomiting?

Can appendicitis always cause nausea and vomiting?

No: Appendicitis can start with mild pain around the belly button. The pain worsens over time. It can become sharp with loss of appetite. Nausea, vomiting & fever are possible. The pain usually moves toward the right lower quadrant of abdomen. Bouncing or jolting will often make the pain worse. Appendicitis can have varying presentations. If you have severe abdominal pain it is best to go to er. ...Read more

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Can Bisoprolol cause nausea and vomiting?

Can Bisoprolol cause nausea and vomiting?

Not commonly: Any medication can cause a varying array of side effects to any patient. Although its not a common side effect, doesn't mean its not the drug causing you a problem. The easiest thing to do is have your doctor change the medication to another and see if things resolve. If they don't a work up for why you have these issues should be performed. ...Read more

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Does fentanyl still cause nausea and vomiting when mixed with versed?

Does fentanyl still cause nausea and vomiting when mixed with versed?

Side effects: Fentanyl/versed can cause respiratory depression, nausea and vomiting. Fentanyl use can also lead to addiction, abuse, and misuse. ...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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What is the connection between pain and nausea? Why does extreme pain cause nausea and vomiting?

What is the connection between pain and nausea? Why does extreme pain cause nausea and vomiting?

Please: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on Healthtap. Thanks. ...Read more

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I have TMJ, and have been experiencing nausea and vomiting a few times a month for the past six months. Can TMJ cause nausea and vomiting?

I have TMJ, and have been experiencing nausea and vomiting a few times a month for the past six months. Can TMJ cause nausea and vomiting?

Not likely: TMJ or TMD does not present with these symptoms. Pain within or around the joint with or without popping and/or grinding, inability to open or chew, muscle tension and pain in the muscles involved with opening/closing of the jaw and even the head/neck, with/without malocclusion are the most common symptoms. I suppose if any of these symptoms were bad enough then nausea/vomiting could occur. ...Read more

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What would cause nausea and vomiting after sexual intercourse?

What would cause nausea and vomiting after sexual intercourse?

I do not know: Normally, sexual intercourse is an enjoyable activity and should not cause n/v. Maybe you had a virus at the time. If it always happens, check with a sex therapist. ...Read more

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Would a hiatal hernia cause nausea and vomiting or only acid reflux?

Would a hiatal hernia cause nausea and vomiting or only acid reflux?

Maybe...: A hiatal hernia most commonly causes reflux. Severe episodes of reflux can result in nausea and vomiting. Gastric motility problems, often the cause of reflux could result in nausea and vomiting as well. Good luck! ...Read more

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What does it mean to have bad headaches that cause nausea and vomiting and dizzy spells?

What does it mean to have bad headaches that cause nausea and vomiting and dizzy spells?

Can't diagnose on: Line. But do recommend medical (neurological) eval to rule out out migraine or other types of headaches ; to develop a treatment plan. ...Read more

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Do mebeverine medicine for ibs cause indigestion? And does ibs cause nausea and vomiting??? Help

Do mebeverine medicine for ibs cause indigestion? And does ibs cause nausea and vomiting??? Help

Mebeverine can: ..cause indigestion, more so the tablets that use sucrose (table sugar) or lactose (milk sugar) as a filler AND you're lactose or sucrose intolerant. IBS does NOT typically nausea, vomiting, weight loss, blood in the stool or change in the COLOR of the stool. Symptoms like these suggest something else is wrong. Please follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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