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I have green vomit.?

I have green vomit.?

Need more history..: It may be just what you ate or it may be significant enough that you are bringing up bile from your stomach. ...Read more

Green Vomit (Definition)

Green vomit is a symptom in which the material a person vomits (throws up) has a green color. The color can be from things the person ate or drank, from the digestive juices made by the stomach, from greenish bile coming from ...Read more


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What can cause green vomit?

What can cause green vomit?

Bile: Excluding all the green things one could eat, the Next Choice is bile. Bile is green. Until it is acte on by bacteria in the gut. ...Read more

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What does green vomit mean?

What does green vomit mean?

It may mean that you: Are vomiting up bile. If you are still ill consider medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my baby has bright green vomit?

What does it mean if my baby has bright green vomit?

Bad sign: Call your doctor asap or go to the er if this happens. It can be a sign of intestinal blockage causing green bile to back up into the stomach and out. This is always something that needs investigation and should not be waited on. ...Read more

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What can I do if I am throwing up green vomit?

What can I do if I am throwing up green vomit?

SE a Dr. ASAP: Vomiting is a serious symptom. It causes dehydration and low potassium (electrolyte imbalance) and the. Cause may be an emergency. Bilious materil ina vomiting suggest that the stomach is already empty. Either see your dr today or go to an emergency room now. ...Read more

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What does thick green vomit suggest, along with a migraine?

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What does thick green vomit suggest, along with a migraine?

Green vomit: Some causes are; Infection of liver, Alcohol or medications such as pain pills, Food allergies or food poisoning, Bowel obstruction, etc. Consult your PCP to explore cause. ...Read more

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My son vomited blue green vomit should I be going to my gp or a&e?

My son vomited blue green vomit should I be going to my gp or a&e?

Vomitus: Vomiting green material, may reflex bile. It is very unusual to vomit blue material unless it was material ingested. If there is persistent vomiting, pain, fever or blood in the stool, have him seen. All the best. ...Read more

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Do I need to go to the hospital with green vomit and green diahrrea. I am a 57 year old female?

Do I need to go to the hospital with green vomit and green diahrrea. I am a 57 year old female?

No, but: Green in the emesis and stool is usually from the bile in your system. This is not a reason to go to the hospital. However, if you are lightheaded or your heart is beating fast or if you are having a hard time keeping fluids down then it would be a good idea to get in and be evaluated.
Take care. ...Read more

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Sharp pain lower right side for 3 days that stopped now green vomit and diahea rotten eggs burps so bad gag on it sharp pain every so often er or no?

Sharp pain lower right side for 3 days that stopped now green vomit and diahea rotten eggs burps so bad gag on it sharp pain every so often er or no?

ER yes: Green vomit can be an emergency. The concern when seeing green vomit is for intestinal volvulus. You should be evaluated in the ER immediately. ...Read more

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Cold sweats fever nausea green vomit?

Cold sweats fever nausea green vomit?

Sounds like a: Stomach virus. Try drinking small amounts of gatorade. Or ice chips to stay hydrated. Rest. Should get better in 24-48 hours. If not please call your doctor. ...Read more

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Green stools and throwing up green vomit, what's the problem?

Green stools and throwing up green vomit, what's the problem?

Bile: A viral infection or food poisoning may be the cause. Green stool is usually caused by rapid transit time in the gut, which can happen when an infection makes the gut mucosa more permeable to water or prevents absorption of your intake. Bile refluxing from the duodenum is enough to make vomit green. Hope you're feeling better -- if this is clearly not a mild self-limited illness, get seen. ...Read more

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Is yellow green vomit common during pregnancy?

Is yellow green vomit common during pregnancy?

Vomiting: Vomiting in pregnancy is very common. The color reflect what was in your stomach at the time the contents were expelled so one needs not analyze the color. There are many medications available to help with this. ...Read more

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Woke up with bad cramps yellow diarrhea with discharge and green vomit after not being able to use the bathroom in two weeks... Help, what is this?

Woke up with bad cramps yellow diarrhea with discharge and green vomit after not being able to use the bathroom in two weeks... Help, what is this?

Vomiting: You may have a bowel obstruction brought about by a possible fecal impaction. The impaction could cause your constipation for two weeks and give you paradoxical diarrhea. The vomiting could be due to the obstruction. Consult your doctor or gastroenterologist asap. ...Read more

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Symptoms: yellow to green vomit, diarrhea, boiled egg taste belches, dizziness, nausea, and soreness all over. What could this be?

Symptoms: yellow to green vomit, diarrhea, boiled egg taste belches, dizziness, nausea, and soreness all over. What could this be?

STOMACH FLU: You have symptoms of stomach flu or viral gastroenteritis
drink fluis containing electrolytes and if continue to vomit and can not keep anything down, go to your doctor or er
eat brat diet banana, rice, apple and toast, and gradually increase your diet. ...Read more

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What doesit mean if you vomit a dark green colour?

What doesit mean if you vomit a dark green colour?

Dark green vomitis: If you haven' t eaten green vegetables you may be vomiting bile. See your doctor asap to make sure you don't have an obstruction of your bile duct. ...Read more

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Going through chemo. Vomit is dark green?

Going through chemo. Vomit is dark green?

Non speciific: Usually means you haven't eaten anything or very little and you are seeing bile. Somtimes taking an acid reducer like pepsid or similar drugs can cut down on this in addition to the drugs your doctor gives you for nausea an vomiting. ...Read more

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What does green projectile vomit mean in an adult?

What does green projectile vomit mean in an adult?

Lots of questions...: You're describing bilious emesis. How often does this occur? Has there been weight loss, abdominal pain, or blood in what comes up? Ever had an ulcer, pyloric stenosis, gastroparesis? Maybe best to see your doctor at this point, particularly if symptoms are persistent or worsening. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my bf throws up a dark green almost black color vomit?

Bile: Bilious vomitus is that color. If he has frequent episodes of vomiting, inflammation of the stomach lining (gastritis), gall bladder problems, hepatitis, intestinal adhesions, peptic ulcer, hiatal hernia are possibilities and he should be examined by a physician. Have him abstain from alcohol, caffeine, greasy and very spicy foods, nicotine in the meantime ...Read more

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Gtubetoddler. Vomits often. Not sick-Lots of fancy tests but No cause has been found. Vomit is normally his white formula. Tonight it's dark green?

G-tube vomiting: No positive PH probe overnight in the hospital for reflux esophagitis? That is surprising. Bilious vomitus is bright yellow green. That happens after usually after multiple times of vomiting in a row. Coffee grounds-looking vomitus can be from bleeding from the upper GI tract. Please let us know which fancy tests have been done. Do you keep your toddler upright for 1/2-1 hour after feeds? ...Read more

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Why do I vomit light orange stuff and darkish green stuff and dark red stuff and it doesn't look like food?

Why do I vomit light orange stuff and darkish green stuff and dark red stuff and it doesn't look like food?

Vomiting: Do you have that all the time and for how long? U need to see ur doc asap if you have red vomitus and u HAV enot eaten any red foods or had any red drinks. Green, yellow may be form bilious vomiting which again needs ot be checked out by ur doc. Don't wait. ...Read more

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I haven't eaten in a couple days and when I got sick my vomit was yellow and dark green. What could this be?

Bile: Since there is no 'food' in your stomach, you are throwing up the 'digestive juices' that your body is still producing. More importantly, if you are not eating and still throwing up, you could have a serious problem....Call your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Feeling really cold, serve back pains, stool is dark green and feel like vomiting. What could that be?

Feeling really cold, serve back pains, stool is dark green and feel like vomiting. What could that be?

Gastroenteritis: You might have a case of stomach flu which can cause chills, nausea, diarrhea and sometimes vomiting. Usually it subsides in several days. If the stool is loose and continues, you should see your doctor for stool cultures. Food poisoning usually causes vomiting within 6-8 hours of eating contaminated food. Flu-like symptoms can often cause back pains as well. Recommend bland diet until better. ...Read more

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I'm an adult whose vomit turned bright yellow to bright green to clear and over night it turned blue. I haven't eaten anything blue or anything that I am aware has any intensely added dyes. I've eaten toast, rice and veggie soup, a sandwich, coffee, and p

I'm an adult whose vomit turned bright yellow to bright green to clear and over night it turned blue. I haven't eaten anything blue or anything that I am aware has any intensely added dyes. I've eaten toast, rice and veggie soup, a sandwich, coffee, and p

Only from food: Blue vomit is not a naturally occurring condition. The only known cause is ingesting a food, drink or medication with blue color or dye. Because blue is a primary color, no combination of other colors will create it. If you did not then there is no other possible cause that is known so this is a complete mystery. Consult with your doctor (but undoubtedly your doctor will be equally mystified). ...Read more

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Is normal for there to be specs of blood in vomit immediately after appendectomy? Son began to vomit dark green liquid, still vomiting but normal now?

Is normal for there to be specs of blood in vomit immediately after appendectomy? Son began to vomit dark green liquid, still vomiting but normal now?

Possibly, get check: This is not common to cough blood from appendectomy, but it may be unrelated to the surgery. Could be from the nose or throat irritation from intubation; also rare.
Nevertheless, call your surgeon and be safe. ...Read more

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My eyes and skin are turning yellow? I was sepsis my stool has been green, dark gray for about a year I have vomiting

My eyes and skin are turning yellow? I was sepsis my stool has been green, dark gray for about a year I have vomiting

Jaundice?: If your eyes and skin definitely are becoming yellow, you have jaundice -- elevated bilirubin in the blood, a pigment that comes from the liver. Usually due to hepatitis or other potentially severe liver disease. Maybe or maybe not related to recept sepsis. Contact your doctor immediately. Good luck! ...Read more

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Vomiting (Definition)

Vomiting = expulsion of stomach ...Read more