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Dry Heaves Without Vomiting
I've been travelling in europe for the last 3 weeks. Dry cough for the last 1.5 weeks. Nausea and vomiting lately, esp after eating and at night.?
Probably allergy: Nahsea and vomiting can be from a virus you may have picked up during less than ideal hygienic condition surrounding food and beverages consumed whike traveling. OTC meds may suffice for now but if you experience fever and diarrhea, or a rash appears, pl. Consult a physician for proper diagnosis and treatment needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My son has has zero appetite and been dry heaving/ vomiting the last few days. Very worried because he can't keep anything down at all?
I have random dry heaving and I want to know what is causing this. It happens randomly accompanied with nausea, but no vomiting.
Multiple causes: Random dry heaving is a serious symptom and can range from GI to neurological issues: certainly cnnot be diagnosed online. Call your physician for an examination. ...Read more
My daughters boyfriend woke up suddenly vomiting. Now he is dry heaving, shaking really bad with sweating alot. He says he has no other symptoms.?
Seek medical help: Sudden vomiting such as what you are describing could be related to many causes such as food poisoning, a viral illness, ulcer etc. Additionally he sounds like is quite dehydrated. He should see his doctor ASAP or go to the ER. ...Read more
Woke up feeling extreme nausea, went to bathroom and started vomiting. My stomachs empty so it's dry heaving and bile. How can I stop?
2d ago I had nausea, vomiting, chills, & body aches. Felt better yesterday and now this am I woke up dry heaving. Do I have a bug or something?
Went on a 22 hour fishing trip on ocean, was very sea sick the entire time, vomiting and dry heaving. Trip was sat-Sunday. I still feel dizzy. Normal?
Could be: Some people develop motion sickness, but considering it is Tuesday and Sunday was the trip it should be evaluated. Vertigo is a dizzy, spinning, drunk like situation that could have happened on the boat trip. Due to persistent symptoms it would be prudent to see your doctor for full check up and assessment. If your doctor is unavailable and urgent care or emergency room visit is suggested. ...Read more
My daughter (11) has been nauseated for days, now she keeps coughing like she is going to vomit and cannot stop, only dry heaving, severe stomach cram?
Seek help: Sorry to hear her condition not improving. I strongly suggest you find her symptoms further if this is in passing due to a viral etiology or something more serious with your primary or pediatrician. ...Read more
Heart rate has been shooting up when I sour still but I am in an exorbinant amount of pain the highest is 191 nausea vomiting dry heaving?
Exam needed: A heart rate of 191 is dangerous and is not simply a rapid rate seen secondary to other illnesses. Such rapid heart rates don't usually exceed 120. Your very rapid tachycardia along with your other symptoms require an urgent evaluation in the hospital emergency room where an ekg and other tests are readily available. ...Read more
Gastroenteritis. Start with clear liquid like water, soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip often to prevent dehydration. Work up to solids with bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy & high fat foods. Rest.
My 14 month old has been vomiting every 30 minutes to an hour. Has been dry heaving. No fever. Constantly puts stuff in his mouth from floor.
Take him to doctor: If he/she is vomiting every 30 minutes he needs to be checked and treated otherwise he/she will very quickly get dehydrated. The baby needs fluids but recurrent vomiting makes it difficult but electrolyte solutions like pedialyte can be tried, but if unable to keep down go to the er. ...Read more
I woke up this morning and vomitted what smelt like feces. After the initial vomit it was bile and dry heaving. I'm not vomiting anymore but I do have a lot of cramping?
If worse go to ER: This is likely just a viral illness and the pains are cramping from vomiting. The stool smell is worrysome but since its resolved a small bowel obstruction is less likely if you belly gets distended firm and or painful to the touch go to the ER I would expect you to feel much better in the morning if viral. If this continues tomorrow am get examined ...Read more
If my stomach is completely empty when stomach virus attacks will that mean that I won't vomit as long as I don't eat or can it cause dry heaving?
Every morning I will be suffering dry heaving when brushing my teeth. Sometimes after dinner, I feel the urge to vomit but there's nothing coming out.
What are the symptoms of food poisoning? I have had watery stool and have been vomiting bile some time dry heaving..
N&V: Symptoms of food poisoning may vary from 1 Hr in the case of Staph to several days in the case of Paradite like Giardia or Camphylobacter bacteria. Usually, N, V&D. In case of Chemical poisoning from mushroom you may see some neurological symptoms. Not having any Hist of good ingestion and not knowing when your symptoms started, can't say it is food poisoning. Consult MD to avoid dehydration ...Read more
I have had a dry cough for 2 months it is very dry and making me heave very loudly no sputum or vomit comes just dry heaving. What could this be? I have had a chest x ray and bloods tested which was given the all clear. I've taken omprezole however did not
Could be GERD: The acronym we use is GERD, Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease. It is gastric acid from your stomach getting up and out into your esophagus. While omprezole is a good medication you might need another drug, It is also imperative that you should not lie down until two hours after eating and you should eat slowly, chew your food well and keep in frequent touch with your gastroenterologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
14 year old. Same gastroenteritis/stomach bug as rest of fam. Before vomiting/dry-heaving she is getting "waves of terror" common with stomach bug?
My 6 month old had a big dinner and then nursed to go to bed an hour later. Soon after vomited then some dry heaving about 10 mins later a little mor?
Gastroenteritis: Sounds like food poisoning/gastroenteritis. Try to keep up with fluids (half Gatorade and half water) along with bland diet. Most of these things get better on their own; however, if vomiting and diarrhea persistsyou will need to see your doctor for tests and/or IV fluids. ...Read more
Nausea, was vomiting bile earlier in the week...now dry heaving, haven't eaten since Sunday. Abdominal/pelvic pain.???
Abdominal pain: Please be seen by a doctor ASAP. You may need IV fluids if not able to hold down any liquids. You symptoms could be due to several different diagnoses and need in person evaluation. At least an anti emetic can be prescribed to stop the vomiting. It could be a serious problem. Please be seen today. ...Read more