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I keep vomitting up bile. Pls help?

I keep vomitting up bile. Pls help?

Go see your doctor: If you keep vomiting bile, even after drinking just water, it's time to go see your doctor and undergo endoscopy (egd) to look for possible obstruction causing bilious emesis (vomit). ...Read more

Hangover (Definition)

Various unpleasant physiological and psychological effects following the consumption of wine, beer and distilled spirits. Hangovers can last for several hours or for more than 24 hours. Typical symptoms of a hangover may include headache, drowsiness, concentration problems, dry mouth, dizziness, fatigue, vomiting, absence of hunger, depression, sweating, ...Read more


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Why did I vomit bile after my colonoscopy?

Why did I vomit bile after my colonoscopy?

Ileus: There are many reasons for vomiting bile. Some of them more serious and might be a sign of small intestine obstruction. In your situation you developed a temporary cessation of small bowel movents. It should recover soon. Caution on eating within the next few hours. Also pay attention to changing or new signs. ...Read more

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Will improper digestion causes vomiting of bile in the morning?

Will improper digestion causes vomiting of bile in the morning?

Yes: Improper digestion can mean different things. Vomiting anything on a regular basis is not normal. Bile is a yellow greenish bitter tasting fluid the liver makes. When a persons stomach is empty and they are flat bile can fill the stomach. That along with acid from the stomach can make you nauseous. Often acid reflux will add to this. Medicine like Prilosec or Zantac (ranitidine) can help. If not c Doctor ...Read more

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My boy 3yrs old, vomiting every 20-30 minutes for 12 hrs now, just had bloody flecks in with the bile?

My boy 3yrs old, vomiting every 20-30 minutes for 12 hrs now, just had bloody flecks in with the bile?

Follow up: Frequent vomiting in a young child- important to have him checked out for dehydration. Important to wait 1-2 hours after vomiting before trying to give fluids. Also start with sips, small amounts. May need intravenous fluids if he is unable to keep liquids down. Question has been up for 13 hours. Hope you sought out medical care in the interim. ...Read more

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Up and had the need to vomit, though what only came out was some acid green liquid, might it have been bile?

Biliary emesis: Bile is typically a golden yellow to green color. It mixes with food to help digest dietary fats. When bile backs up into the stomach, it may appear in your vomitus. When persistent, it can lead to alkaline reflux and stomach irritation. Lots of common things can cause bilary emesis, but if persistent, worsening, or associated with pain, tenderness, weight loss, blood then please have it evaluated. ...Read more

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Why my vomit is black? I went drinking last night and I woke up vomiting, which is totally normal due to hangover, but this time it was black. Why?

Why my vomit is black? I went drinking last night and I woke up vomiting, which is totally normal due to hangover, but this time it was black. Why?

Black vomit: This may mean that you are bleeding in your stomach and vomiting blood, which is black when it comes from stomach contents. You must call your doctor to be seen as soon as possible, or go to the er, to be sure you do not hemorrhage more blood. ...Read more

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I had a cholysystectomy 10 yrs ago, I have a lot of upper right pain and can vomit endless bile, I have Crohn's but it's unrelated. Is this concerning?

I had a cholysystectomy 10 yrs ago, I have a lot of upper right pain and can vomit endless bile, I have Crohn's but it's unrelated. Is this concerning?

Yes: Stomach pain & endless vomiting is certainly a sign that there is something abnormal going on. Although you say it is unrelated, crohn's disease is caused when your immune system attacks the lining of the intestines and this inflammatory response can occur anywhere along the GI tract and is often triggered by reaction to abnormal gut flora. See a GI doc or #functional #medicine specialist. ...Read more

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Why am I vomiting bile?

Why am I vomiting bile?

Can be serious: This is probably reflux unless you are actually having symptoms of bowel obstruction or stomach outlet obstruction, which will take you to the emergency room. A physician's office visit is in order. ...Read more

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What could cause one to vomit bile?

What could cause one to vomit bile?

Vomit bile: One form of reflux espophagitis involved retroperistalsis of bile from the duodenum and then reflux up from the stomach through an incompetant gastroesophageal valve. ...Read more

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What do you think I should do after vomiting bile?

What do you think I should do after vomiting bile?

Biliary emesis: Bile is typically a golden yellow color. It mixes with food to help digest dietary fats. When bile backs up into the stomach, it may appear in your vomitus. When persistent, it can lead to alkaline reflux and stomach irritation. Lots of common things can cause bilary emesis, but if persistent, worsening, or associated with pain, tenderness, weight loss, blood then please have it evaluated. ...Read more

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What happens when there is blood in your vomit from a hangover?

What happens when there is blood in your vomit from a hangover?

See doctor: See your doctor
you may have alcoholic gastritis. Severe damage to the lining of your stomach from the effect of alcohol. ...Read more

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What do you recommend if I have a hangover and have felt nauseas without vomiting for about 17 hours?

What do you recommend if I have a hangover and have felt nauseas without vomiting for about 17 hours?

Not unusual: With a severe hangover to have it last a day or more, but not usually longer. Firstly, don't drink so much that you get hung over. If you cannot control your drinking, you need help from professionals and should see a chemical dependency program. If your nausea continues after 24 hours or so, see a doctor. Stay hydrated, force yourself to take in adequate clear fluids (apple juice, jello, broths). ...Read more

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Blood in vomit, now bile? What can I take?

Blood in vomit, now bile? What can I take?

An ambulance: Blood in the vomit could quickly become life-threatening. Even if it stopped now, it can easily recur. Call 911, or at least have someone take you to er. If it's been several days since it happened, still call your doctor now. ...Read more

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What would cause an alcoholic to be vomiting up blood and bile?

What would cause an alcoholic to be vomiting up blood and bile?

See details: This is always a very serious issue and requires immediate hospitalization. Causes include gastritis, ulcers, esophageal varices due to liver cirrhosis and even cancer. ...Read more

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My 33 month old keeps vomiting white frothy fluid and bile, no temp and sleepy, what should I do, thankyou?

My 33 month old keeps vomiting white frothy fluid and bile, no temp and sleepy, what should I do, thankyou?

Vomiting: Take your child to the er immediately the fact that he is sleepy may mean that he is dehydrated and jn needof I.V. Fluids. ...Read more

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Been vomitting, and have noticed what looks like coffe grounds, bile, blood, and undigested food? Have gastroparesis and reactive gastritis

Been vomitting, and have noticed what looks like coffe grounds, bile, blood, and undigested food? Have gastroparesis and reactive gastritis

Need to be seen: Vomiting blood and coffee ground appearing material needs to be evaluated urgently, if not emergently. Large blood loss is possible through the GI tract. Do not delay an evaluation. ...Read more

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I vomited yesterday morning due to a hangover. My lower back started hurting shortly after (all other symptoms left).Can vomiting cause lower backpain?

I vomited yesterday morning due to a hangover. My lower back started hurting shortly after (all other symptoms left).Can vomiting cause lower backpain?

Vomiting: Of course if you are retching from vomiting you could strain any muscle. Plus too much drinking can dehydrate you which can injure muscles. Try to stay hydrated if drinking a lot. ...Read more

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Why do palliative care patients vomit bile?

Why do palliative care patients vomit bile?

Due to empty stomach: Most terminally ill patients and palliative care patients have poor appetite, their stomache is mostly empty and when they vomit mostly bile is the content which is secreted by bile duct. This also could be sign of bowel obstruction. ...Read more

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I am still vomiting 2 days after drinking alcohol. Is this just a bad hangover or something more serious?

I am still vomiting 2 days after drinking alcohol. Is this just a bad hangover or something more serious?

Vomiting: It is not the norm. I would seek medical attention at urgent care/ doctor as you have to make sure you can hold down fluids otherwise you dehydrate which also causes vomiting. Also excessive vomiting can damage your esophagus and cause electrolyte abnormalities. You likely need IV fluids because you are dehydrated and need electrolyte replenishment. Seek medical attention today. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning with pain in my left side and vomiting bright yellow bile. I do not have my gallbladder.

I woke up this morning with pain in my left side and vomiting bright yellow bile. I do not have my gallbladder.

Check for...: If the vomiting and pain is persistent go to the ED to make sure this is not associated with a pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas) and which could be very dangerous. Other possible reasons: viral infection, gastritis, among others depending on what other symptoms you are presenting. ...Read more

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2 year old who is constipated wakes in morning vomiting bile and complaining of pain-is this from the constipation?

2 year old who is constipated wakes in morning vomiting bile and complaining of pain-is this from the constipation?

See doctor: Vomiting bile is a sign that should be evaluated by a physician. Please bring your child to a physician to evaluate this symptom. There are many causes and it requires physician evaluation in person. ...Read more

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I'm vomiting blue bile and have not eaten or drank anything in 48 hours due to nausea. Before it was blue, it was green.

Look at what you ate: Blue is not a color created by the body. When vomit is blue, the source is something that was eaten. Stomach contents are white to yellow. As you get deeper into the intestines, bile is green to dark green. Then the vomit gets to look like liquid poop. ...Read more

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Possible cause of intermittent vomiting (greenish bile) for last 12hrs and lower left quadrant pain in 6yr old boy? Temp 36.7

Possible cause of intermittent vomiting (greenish bile) for last 12hrs and lower left quadrant pain in 6yr old boy? Temp 36.7

See a doctor: Bile in vomit is a sign of upper intestinal obstruction
It could be just a bad virus but the contunued vomiting and bile calls for immediate medical evauation ...Read more

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Fri night I started swelling in my admond around 10:15 pm I had horifie pain and vomiting bile this lasted till 8:00am. Today is wed an still; tender?

Fri night I started swelling in my admond around 10:15 pm I had horifie pain and vomiting bile this lasted till 8:00am. Today is wed an still; tender?

See doctor TODAY: Sounds like you really need to see a physician today. Could be a gall bladder problem or other issue that needs attention. ...Read more

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I drank too much last night, and this morning I started vomiting. I thought this was normal, until I vomited green bile. I haven't been able to keep down water. What should I do?

I drank too much last night, and this morning I started vomiting. I thought this was normal, until I vomited green bile. I haven't been able to keep down water. What should I do?

Go to hospital.: What you are currently experiencing seem to be above and beyond what would be reasonable for you to monitor on your own. If you remain on able to even drink fluids, you should get to the hospital right away. ...Read more

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Can vomiting bile hurt your teeth?

Can vomiting bile hurt your teeth?

Yes: Bile and stomach acid can certainly damage tooth enamel. It's always a good idea to rinse repeatedly after vomiting and brush with a baking-soda based toothpaste to counter the acid. ...Read more

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What causes yellow stools and bile vomit?

Possible causes.: Yellow stool can be the result of overly rapid transit of stool through the colon, insufficient bile salts or infection. It can be seen in people w gastroesophageal reflux disease as well. Get checked if recurrent. ...Read more

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I have cancer in the lining of the stomach and keep vomiting bile, what could it be?

I have cancer in the lining of the stomach and keep vomiting bile, what could it be?

See oncologist: Possible causes include failure of peristalsis of small bowel, allowing bile reflux into stomach, partial obstruction of small bowel distal to where bile duct enters it, fistula (abnormal connection) between gall bladder and stomach, etc. Confer with your oncologist. ...Read more

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How can I solve vomitting /sickness/ hangover after a night out?

By not drinking: Too much. There are scores, perhaps hundreds of folk remedies for hangover, and anytime there are that many "solutions" to a problem, it's because none of them work all that well. If you drink too much, you will get a hangover, especially with beers, red wines, whiskeys, which have higher rates than "clear" alcohol - but both can cause them. Latest cure I heard about - warm sprite. Cut down!!!!! ...Read more

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My 12month old has had yellow diarreah for 5 weeks all stool samples are clear now this week he has started vomitting green bile! Help!

Lot of possibilities: Cannot say in your particular case, but basically, at 1 year and under dehydration is often fatal and with more out than in it would be an emergency that needs immediate intervention. ...Read more

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Woke up in the middle of the night feeling nauseous. Now vomiting every hour. Slight fever and chills. Mostly vomiting bile. Best way to cure this?

Cure?: Sounds like you have the flu or food poisoning. Either way you need to rest, drink clear liquids, as tolerated, stay warm and take it easy. If you become dehydrated, run a high fever (over 104') or begin to have blood in your vomit or stool, it's time to see a doctor or urgent care. Good luck. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


Bile (Definition)

Dark green to yellowish brown fluid, produced by the liver for digestion of fats ...Read more