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Post Surgery Vomiting Diarrhea
I went under anithesia for an outpatient surgery and one week later I still have vomiting and diarrhea along with horrible egg burps. Is this normal considering I have bad acid reflux?
Nausea vomiting: Contact your surgeon regarding your symptoms. It is not considered normal to experience this. ...Read more
Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more
Is loose stools, dark green to black, normal after gallbladder surgery? I took no pain meds, have no pain, ate non-greasy food, lettuce, used laxativ
Here are some...: How have you been after gallbladder surgery? Have you slowly got regular in BM and felt better in general well-being? These may suggest how you may and should be after gallbladder surgery. In fact, you may have more pertinent answer from your doctors since they know more your individual situation than anyone else online. More? To articles in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. ...Read more
My 7 months old baby has loose stools less appetite vomiting after feed no temperature normal happy mood and lots of smelly gases?
My daughter has recurrent d&v over past 3 weeks. Vomiting is pre-empted by sulphur burps and loose stools. She wakes in the night a violently vomits?
I recently had an appendix surgery 2weeks to be exact and right now am having loose stools and belly pains, can you tell me how to fix this?
Very dark loose stools and vomit, sharp abdo pain, fever, dizziness. Been like this for 2 days...help!
Go to hospital: You should seek medical attention ASAP, could be infection with GI bleed, needs to be evaluated. ...Read more
To clarify I don't have vomiting as symptom just abdo discomfort, loose stools and feeling very fatigued. Can this be a virus?
Yes: Could be viral gastroenteritis even if there is no vomiting. Start w clear liquid like water, soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip, sip, sip. Work up to solids w bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy & high fat foods. Rest. ...Read more
36wks vomiting, loose stools, all day consistent terrible lower back pain.. 5cm 50% effaced. Should I go to l&d. Could this be labor?
Go to L;D: If you are vomiting that means you are unlikely to keep down fluids, in which case, you likely might need an IV and to receive IV fluids. It sounds like a viral illness, meaning that typically self-limited and will go away in 12-24 hours, but go to l;d so you can be evaluated for dehyrdation. Sometimes nausea and vomiting is assc with labor, but go to l;d and find out. Good luck! ...Read more
Having H2S burps (egg smell). No vomit or loose stools. Third time in 3 wk. Poss pregabalin cause? Other cause? Will charcoal tablets help?
Could be normal: Foul belching that smells like that could be a normal variant or related to your diet. However, there are conditions that can cause this. A gastric beazor (collection of food particles in the stomach) or gastroparesis can produce this problem. You should see your primary care doctor or a gastroenterologist to look into these possibilities. ...Read more
Gall bladder removed 3 months ago. Stools were a little loose but still only once a day. Past four days developed loose stools/diarreah upon waking, after eating, and even if I don't eat. Tried BRAT diet and not much difference. Related to surgery?
My 1year and 10 month old baby boy vomits solids since mar 16th. He is active. No loose stools or fever. I feed him very ;less cos of fear of him vomit?
See doctor: He needs an evaluation asap if this is going on for over 4 days, . ...Read more
Recently, I had two occasions where after eating beans I either had loose stools and/or vomiting. Is this an allergic reaction or food poisoning?
Aller allerg: The title wouldn't let me type in allergic. You are likely having an anaphylactic reaction to beans and need to avoid them. One need to rule out peanut allergy as well and you need to consider having epinephrine autoinjector at all times in case of accidental exposure to beans. Consult an allergist since you likely have nasal and/or respiratory allergies as well. ...Read more
I recently had an appendix surgery 2week ago what can I eat to stop loose stools and belly pains my belly is bloated I pass fart and poop with no pain?
I've been having intestinal gurgling on and off for a week. Occasional mild nausea, no vomiting. Loose stools and gas pain too. Any ideas?
Sounds like you: Probably have a stomach virus. Try some pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) for relief-it will turn your stools black in color. You can take pepto as long as you're not pregnant. Eat a bland diet next few days, or even clear liquids (like gatorade) and see if this helps. If symptoms persist, see your Dr. ...Read more
Lot of burping/belching. Taking omeprazole-bicarb. Always had loose stools now much worse sometimes leads to vomiting. Colonoscopy/endoscopy clear?
Night I suddenly got vomitings and loose stools in the form of brown watery liquid even now I am having vomiting sensations with stomach pain bad tast?
I hav barretts oesophagus & vomit a lot, bile acid malabsorption with loose stools recently been getting a fever after eating a meal what cud this be?
Fever: Your fevers are nonspecific and not clearly related to the barretts or malabsorption syndrome as neither of these conditions are usually accompanied by post prandial fever. Are other symptoms like abdominal pain, sweats and chills or cough also occurring then? Infection or noninfectious inflammation are to be considered. See your MD for further evaluation and testing. ...Read more
I've been told I have virus which consists of stomach ache, tiredness and a few loose stools. Do you viruses usually include vomiting?
If I had a perforead colon from anal sex how long after would I know? I had anal sex 3 days ago. And I'm still kinda having stomach pains. No fever no blood in stools. No vomiting still having sorta loose stools had intense stomach pains 3 days ago
I had an appendectomy 7 weeks ago. About 2 weeks after surgery, I started feeling nauseated all the time, and some diarrhea. I retch or vomit a lot.
You should: Report this to your surgeon, because it could be delayed infection, drug side effect, or even intestinal obstruction, something related to your operation. But it could also be something that is unrelated. ...Read more
I had gallbladder surgery three weeks ago and have awful nausea vomiting diarrhea chills headache how long should I go before I get checked?
Get checked out.: If it has been three weeks since your surgery and you have not had a post operative checkup, you should be checked immediately. You need an exam of your abdomen and perhaps some lab evaluation to be sure all is OK and to find out what to do about your symptoms. Good luck. ...Read more
Stay hydrated: The most important thing is to stay hydrated. Propel or gatorade diluted 50% are good options at maintaining your electrolyte balance. If it's the stomach "flu" - or viral gastroenteritis you can use immodium. If you have a lot of vomiting you can be seen at an urgent or by your pcp and be prescribed some anti-nausea medications. If you have a high fever or bloody diarrhea you need evaluation. ...Read more
Sure, but...: A generic question or your symptoms? We can have your answer if you tell us if there's pain, it's location, intensity, duration, timing (with meals, urination, stooling) ; accompanying issues like fever, tenderness, bleeding, weight loss or signs of malabsorption ; circumstances (pregnant, stressed). Also, recent travel, antibiotic use, exposures, NSAID use, stones, pancreatitis, ulcers, ibd, etc? ...Read more
Dehydration: Less than 5 wet diapers in 24 hours in a baby is suggestive of dehydration, which babies do not tolerate well. If oral rehydration with an electrolyte solution does not increase urination frequency shortly, emergent evaluation by you physician or an emergency facility is in order. ...Read more
Hydration: If one can not get the vomitting to stop- an 88 year old needs to be seen by a health care practitioner. If this is a simple case of viral gastroenteritis, then medication to stop vomitting and slow diarrhea with plenty of oral hydration can be prescribed. However, if there are more complicating factors- like abdominal pain, fever, past use of antibiotics, then the treatment may be very different. ...Read more