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Food Poisoning Leg Cramps
30 mins after eating salad from store, started getting nausea, bloating, stomach cramps, diarrhea and gagging. Is this food poisoning?
Food poisoning: It certainly could be. I strongly recommend you have one of your family or friends take you as soon as possible to the nearest Emergency facility. Hope all goes well -- please keep me informed. ...Read more
Toxic ingestion (also called "poisoning") is a condition in which a person has eaten or drank a substance that causes ill symptoms or damage to his body. Taking an overdose of a medicine, taking any dose of a poison, drinking too much vodka, or accidentally drinking antifreeze . . . are all ...Read more
If this consistently: Occurs - then it is important to stop eating the watermellon. In the mean time, consider ginger to quell your GI track. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep at least 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read more
Camping this weekend Very rare steak , medium burgers 30 hrs later bad cramps diarrhea blood mucous in stool. Food poisoning or something else
Gastroenteritis: Aches with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea suggest a viral gastroenteritis(intestinal flu) and usually runs its course in several days without specific treatment except rest,fluids and light diet. Food poisoning is also a possibility but fever and aches favor a diagnosis of a viral gastroenteritis. Kaopectate helps control diarrhea and Tylenol (acetaminophen) helps the aches. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diarrea, feeling sick, severe abdominal pains, lack of energy, headaches all for 7 days. Food poisoning?
Not food poisoning: Food poisoning usually doesn't last more than a day or two. This sounds more like an infection. Any unexplained abdominal pain requrires urgent medical evaluation. In addition to the question, you entered discharge as a condition and abortion as a (recent?) procedure. If vaginal discharge and/or recent abortion, you might have a serious infection. See a doctor or clinic ASAP. Good luck! ...Read more
Possibly: But no way of telling without thorough history and physical. Go see a doctor if it gets worse or persists. ...Read more
Stomach cramp and diarrhea 3 days going, possible food illness from beach, no vomiting, no fever, little nausea, symptoms worse after eating
Didn't get picture: of what you meant ? food borne sickness with nausea/vomiting , diarrhea ,,? if so peptobismal good idea[turns stool blackish as side effect] if not too bad like 10 vomits and 10 diarrheas usually wont dehydrate so just ride it out ,m drink fluids if painfull or bloody stools and more than 6 /day good to get cipro for 5 days , antibiotic for infectious diarrhea ...Read more
Ate sushi left out overnight. Serious food poisoning? Becoming v nauseous, feel strong pressure/abdominal/headache/mild pain swallowing. No vomiting/d
Just go to ER: Don't take chances and go to emergency room to play it safe. Probably not serious. It can be very sickening. ...Read more
Not sure can say: there are many causes for gastroenteritis, food, bacteria, virus . as well as a ton of things that can cause diarrhea and vomiting and parasthesia or funny feelings in the extremities . For example if you are also getting muscle cramps, dehydration from the other issues can be found. If its been lasting longer than a day, call your provider, especially with the peripheral symptoms ...Read more
Gas, bloating, rumbling stomach, cramps sharp ache alternating constipation and diarrhea. heavy feeling in abdomen after eating little food. What?????
Fast food hurts gut: Fast food is notorious for being low in fiber & generally high in calories from concentrated sweets & fat. Fats delay stomach emptying & promote reflux. Dietary fats also promote release of cck & substance y which alters gut sensitivity, contracts the gallbladder, & prompts the "ileal brake" which in predisposed patients causes bloating & fullness. Choose instead salads, fruits, & whole grains. ...Read more