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Nausea Headache Virus
HRecent viral infection. Was getting better now right jaw area is aching. Body aches nausea and headache. Another virus? Will be third one!!
Viral symptoms: An occasional virus will produce and result in protracted symptoms like you describe. Epstein Barr virus, Cytomegalovirus, and others produce Chronic Fatigue Syndrome with aches that wax and wane. Our immune systems sometimes do not fully neutralize an infecting agent and yet produce waves of inflammatory cytokines which have the purpose of magnifying the immune response - to eradicate. Be eval. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
I came down with a virus - headaches & nausea + very weak. Saw my doctor today and he gave me a vitamin B12 injection. Curious as to why? (I do feel better now)
Boosts metabolism: We have known for decades that people feel more energetic after an injection of B12, but many doctors have pooh-poohed it. We are finally discovering how B12 helps boost energy production by the mitochondria, and is a vital treatment for mitochondrial disease. The immune system fighting off a virus requires a huge amount of energy and a B12 injection of 1000 units most frequently helps. It is safe. ...Read more
Feeling nauseous, having headaches, fever and loose bowels. The smell of some foods make me feel sick. Could this be a virus? These symptoms are on&off
Get a check up: Please get a thorough evaluation by your doctor and get the correct diagnosis and discuss treatment options. ...Read more
2 days felt fine in the morning but by 2pm I feel sick. Headache, nasuous, sore throat, cold. Is this the course of a virus? How do I treat this?
12 yr old daughter got spun a few times at school for an experiment. Felt dizzy, headache. Then ok. Now 2 days of off balance and nausea. Virus? Or?
Hit head playing ice hockey. No symptoms until 20 hours later. Fever, neck pain headache nausea. Better but persisting x4days virus or concussion?
Go see a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
Nausea, sore stomach, mild headache, fatigue. Big alcohol hangover 3 days ago. Sex with husband 4 days ago. Period in 2 weeks. Pregnant? Virus?
Started with fever, bodyaches, headache, loss of appetite, nausea-4 days later all gone except for nausea and now I have pale stools-stomach virus, flu?
Headache, 102.3° f fever, nausea, vomiting, extreme neck stiffness, cold hands, feet, and lips. Doc said its a virus. Just gettin worse. Meningitis?
Nausea & loss of appetite. Also frequent urination, fatigue, upset stomach, headache. No fever or vomiting. On day 9. Symptoms started very suddenly. No history of GI issues. Could it be a virus?
Possibly: Those symptoms could be related to a viral infection but there are also several other things that could be the cause. Since the symptoms are persisting a visit with your medical provider for a full history, physical and lab work would be indicated. ...Read more
I have a sore throat, headache, body aches, cough, ear ache, nausea and my neck hurts. The sore throat is the worst part. Even though I have a cough, could it be strep throat or is it a virus that will pass through?
URI: It is likely an upper respiratory infection with those constellation of symptoms. There is a remote possibility of strep but antibiotics are minimally help strep throat, they are only given to reduce the incidence of rheumatic fever and that depends on where you live and your ethnicity and socioeconomic status. See your Dr. If you are concerned. ...Read more
My boyfriend has cold sweats, pain in his back, the left side. He has nausea, and headaches. Does this sound as serious to you as I think it may be?
Yup!: Sounds like he may be having a kidney infection or a kidney stone. You should strongly encourage him to be seen quickly, maybe drive him to the ER yourself. You can trick him and tell him you're going for ice cream, then dump him out in front. ...Read more
Related or not?: There are lots of possibilities here, all of which can be addressed by a physical exam and appropriate testing. Migraines for example can affect both head and gut ("intestinal migraine"). Please however don't contribute to your stomach upset by taking excessive nsaid's aimed at alleviating head ache. Get checked to rule out more esoteric pathology. ...Read more
I have had nausea the past few months but has gotten worse as time goes on. For the past week or more, I have had a nonstop headache that feels like s?
Try another drug: Rather than taking a drug to counter the effects of another drug, you are better off finding a different drug usually effective for the same condition for which you are taking adderal. ...Read more
Yes many stomach bug: Stomach bugs, or gastroenteritis, are caused by several viruses and can hit at any age. Symptoms are usually fever, achiness, nausea, abdominal pain and usually diarrhea. Most of the time, the body is pretty smart and is trying to get rid of something, so these symptoms can be allowed to continue. However, if it is very severe or continues, nausea/vomiting should be managed.Ginger may help, or rx. ...Read more
Depends: Discharge in a woman can be abnormal, normal, or transitional. It all depends on your history. It may be important for you to see a provider to be sure. They may be able to run tests on the discharge and obtain a complete history. Some common causes of discharge can be yeast, bacterial vaginosis or stds in the setting of vaginal discomfort. Headache and nausea are nonspecific signs. ...Read more
Viral syndrome: Sounds like you may have a viral syndrome but that's like saying the sky is blue. If this persists, and especially if simple over-the-counter remedies don't make you feel better, it's time to go see your doc, sooner than later. In mean time, drink plenty of fluids, but just sips at a time, perhaps just suck on an ice chip, to maintain hydration despite nausea. ...Read more
Tips: You reduce nausea with ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organ ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata), mandarin (citrus reticulata) can decrease nausea. Hydrate well & Acetaminophen for headache. ...Read more
Getting off Depo-Provera should not be accompanied by nausea/headaches normally. You may have headaches while on it, though. Nausea is a potential side, again, while on it but less likely while off it.
If they don't resolve within the next few days and there is nothing urgent or other symptoms appearing, i'd get checked. ...Read more
No. Unless...: Facet injections are usually performed by folks who have little to zero spine training. Chances are your provider (anesthesia pain guy) poked the needle way medial and straight into your thecal sac causing an internal spinal fluid leak (aka spinal headaches). Or, provider did not aspirate prior to injecting so the cortisone was injected into your blood stream (oops) causing the same symptoms. ...Read more