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Work involves changing environment all the time i.e. heat in store and outside in shop in AC being sick x3 in a row, took antibio. but still high temp?
My daughter ate on the streets of paris, rome, venice, and florence. She is back in atlanta, ga. With severe abd cramping, nausea, no diarrhea. Parasi?
Could be: Sure. You need to talk to the doctor. ...Read more
I'm in a very small town in Germany, no drugstores are open. I've nausea and stomachache. I've only Pepto Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) pills expired on Ago'14. Ok to take?
I'm an expat living in a country with serious air pollution. Periodically, I would awaken in the middle of the night with headache and nausea. Thoug?
Needs to be checked: If your symptoms are recurrent and keep happening.I will recommend you get it checked by a Doctor.It may or may not related to the air pollution as air pollution usually causes respiratory symptoms like cough and breathing problems.But can cause headaches sometimes. ...Read more
A girl with the stomach bug vomited 10 seats ahead of me on the plane before we took off.Bec of tight air circulation, is there a chance ill get sick?
In the last month i experience irregular£ing heart beats along with gasping for air episodes. Dull constant pain in arm/legs. Ekg&blood test good?
Past wk have bloating and egg burps, starting in afternoon. I'm on Sandostatin (octreotide) LAR, got this b4, but not this long. Also swam in Jamaica river. What?
H. pylori: Bloating and burping can be symptoms of an infection known as H. pylori. This bacteria is very common. How people get the germ is not known, but many people have it. Some have symptoms and some do not. There is a blood test available that can detect if you have H. pylori. You should be tested. Left untreated it can lead to stomach ulcers, esophagitis, and/or other serious problems. ...Read more
Could change of altitude have bad effects on someone?I'm working in the rocky foot hills in BC Canada and been having massive muscle spasms and thirst
My brother is experiencing extreme vomiting for a few days in a row. Any type of cold; food weather or drink hurts the upper abdomen where dah pain is?
Take him to a doctor: Extreme vomiting for a few days can result in serious complications. In addition to irritating the lining of the esophagus causing pain in the upper abdomen, it can cause dehydration, electrolyte disturbances, and bleeding from the stomach or esophagus. These conditions can become severe and even be life-threatening. Your brother may need IV fluids and electrolytes, and medication for healing. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Left abdominal pain, nausea, a lot of blood in stool. Told food allergy? Colonoscopy booked in nov. Seek another opinion or safe to wait?
From india,went to a non-ventilated ATM with a heap of waste on the corner,seemed like swept aside sometime back,very scared about hantavirus in air.
Hantavirus very rare: The pile of dust/dirt you described had been sitting there for sometime? That's good because you don't want to breathe in clouds of that material - that would be the only way u could get hanta-- assuming the virus is even there. I think your chances are essentially zero in fact. Better to practice good hand hygiene - that will minimize health risks while traveling. ...Read more
I've been waking up with awful pain in the middle of my back.It's a pulsing pain.tried heat patch too.goes away during the day.back in the mornings.
Back pain: Pulsating back pain which awakens you is concerning and an aneurysm of the aorta has to be considered even though that it would be very unusual in your age group. More common causes would include disc disease or arthritis of the spine although pulsating is not characteristic. See your physician who will assess you,order appropriate tests and/or refer you to the proper specialist. ...Read more
MDDS: I presume you have had an extensive workup to get the diagnosis of Mal de Debarquement Syndrome (MDDS). Unfortunately, there are no easy answers. Some sufferers are helped with vestibular rehabilitation/therapy (commonly referred to as the Cawthorne-Cooksey exercises), particularly if the sufferer has an actual balance problem. Are you sure you don't have Meniere's Disease? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Broke neck in 5 places on pain regamint but still in a lot of pain.Everything still works.Had fusion to 4-5-6. Is a pump worth thinking about?
Chronic Pain: Unfortunately fusion surgery is not designed to treat pain. It is done to stabilize the broken pieces. The pain generators are plentiful. Each muscle, tendon, ligament, joint and nerve of each vertebral segment can generate pain patterns. After injury, arthritic changes above and below the fusion excellerate, and more pain can develope. Meds and injections can help a lot. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Riding in the back seat of the car or in overcast weather i sometimes get shortness of breath, dizziness, nausea, bloating and swelling in the nose
Car sickness?: There are many people who get a form of car sickness. This can mimic migraine symptoms with severe nausea as well as flu-like features even without definite headache. Try to sit in the front and watch the scenery and perhaps take medication prior to the trip. Get a thorough medical evaluation to be sure some other medical problem is not present. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does seroquel or Lamisil (terbinafine) cause ringing of ears? I also went through a stressful period while in Ecuador for a week.
They should not: Seroquel and Lamisil (terbinafine) do not have tinnitus (ringing of the ears) listed in my resources as known side effects. A journey by airplane to or from Ecuador, however, or a viral ear infection could cause this symptom. If continuing beyond a week, or if accompanied by hearing loss, it is worthwhile to have it seen properly in clinic. ...Read more
Can a accidental kick to the stomach area create a hole in the stomach? 16 year old girl, accidently kicked in the stomach. Parents claim she now has a hole in her stomach. She vomited for a couple days, some with trace of blood. She had IV fluids in the
Unlikely: If the patient had a hole in the stomach they would be very sick and being treated in hospital. Nausea and vomiting can irritate the esophagus and stomach and lead to traces of blood. Ulcers from stress or caustic medications can also cause some blood to come out with vomiting. The parent should make sure the child has an endoscope to examine the stomach. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Feeling gassy...: Feeling full of "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--a stomach emptying too slowly, bacterial overgrowth syndrome, delayed intestinal function, partial obstruction from any cause, infection, rectum problems, and pelvic pathology outside the gut. ...Read more