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Docs can you explain, is it the retainer cleaner or my period which caused me to constantly feel sick?

Docs can you explain, is it the retainer cleaner or my period which caused me to constantly feel sick?

Unrelated: Denture cleaner, used to help clean braces, will not make hoe sick if used as directed on the package. Perhaps it's from your period. Perhaps you have a GI bug. Call both your orthodontist and your physician for examinations. ...Read more

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Can I be allergic to my retainer? I wake up with stomach pains and nausea when I sleep with them on. I also felt it when I had braces.

Can I be allergic to my retainer? I wake up with stomach pains and nausea when I sleep with them on. I also felt it when I had braces.

Not related: If you were allergic to your retainer, the reaction would be local in your mouth. Your nausea does not seem to be from it. Do you have post nasal drip? Nasal allergies? Or acid reflux? ...Read more

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Why does pain cause nausea?

Why does pain cause nausea?

Yes pain can: Cause nausea. It doesn't always cause nausea., but it most certainly can. The reason is an emotional component of pain, stress, fear, anxiety etc. It is based on a psychobiosocial model for understanding these complex mechanism of pain. ...Read more

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What causes night time nausea?

What causes night time nausea?

Lots possible here: Vomiting reflex is controlled by 2 units in brain medulla--one receives nerve impulses from GI tract, the other is a chemical receptor. Both have nerve connections to not only GI tract (pharynx, mesenteric vessels, bile ducts) but also from brain corticobulbar areas that mediate smells, sights, & taste. Maybe you have gastritis, but maybe your symptoms have little to do with GI tract. Get checked. ...Read more

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What could cause constant nausea?

What could cause constant nausea?

Really constant?: Nausea 24/7 means you experience symptoms at night & are missing sleep--a scenario that raises considerable concern. Daytime nausea can reflect a central (brain-related) problem, infection, GI motility delay, gallbladder/pancreas issue, atypical migraine, partial obstruction of gut, stress, nongi inflammation, more. Accompanying alarm signs: bleeding, weight loss, refractory vomiting. Get checked. ...Read more

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What would cause constant nausea?

What would cause constant nausea?

Many Things: Persistent nausea can be caused by many things, some benign, some not. From intestinal viruses, food incompatibility, constipation to bowel obstruction, pregnancy, medication side effects, taking medications on an empty stomach to more sinister causes such as brain and other cancers. With reported diarrhea, rectal bleeding and abdominal pain you should see a doctor to discuss imaging or scope. ...Read more

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Why can cause dizzyness and nausea.

Why can cause dizzyness and nausea.

Dizziness & nausea: There are many reasons that can be responsible for dizziness and nausea. Benign positional vertigo is one of the common cases but without more thorough history and physical exam, it is hard to arrive to a diagnosis. ...Read more

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What could be a cause of random nausea?

What could be a cause of random nausea?

GI, Metabolic: Gastrointestinal, metabolic, endocrine disorders. Quite a broad classification. ...Read more

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What to do if I have nausea, what is the cause?

What to do if I have nausea, what is the cause?

Nausea: Without any detail, it is impossible to pinpoint the cause. If it is new onset nausea, just cut back your diet to liquids for a few days. You could consider an anti-acid medication for a few days to see if it helps. If the nausea lasts longer than a week or so, you need to be seen to determine the source. Good luck. ...Read more

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Please tell me what are common causes of nausea?

Please tell me what are common causes of nausea?

Nausea: Causes could include viral infections, bacterial infections, medications, gastritis, ulcers, gastroparesis, hepatitis, pancreatitis, kidney failure, uti, kidney infection, migraines, head injuries, brain tumors, anxiety and of course pregnancy just to name a few! ...Read more

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What causes nausea, and why is ginger so helpful to stop it?

What causes nausea, and why is ginger so helpful to stop it?

Ginger ; Nausea: Nausea can be triggered by the brain or my GI irritants. Ginger is an intestinal spasmolytic ; helps eliminate gas from the intestines. Ginger also impacts the feedback loop between nausea center in the brain and the stomach. It is very beneficial for nausea and motion sickness. It decreases nausea, vomiting, dizziness ; clamminess associated with motion sickness.. ...Read more

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What are the causes of nausea, and why is ginger so helpful to stop it?

What are the causes of nausea, and why is ginger so helpful to stop it?

Ginger Root: Nausea can be triggered by the brain or my GI irritants. Ginger is an intestinal spasmolytic & helps eliminate gas from the intestines. Ginger also impacts the feedback loop between nausea center in the brain and the stomach. It is very beneficial for nausea and motion sickness. It decreases nausea, vomiting, dizziness & clamminess associated with motion sick. ...Read more

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Can TMJ cause nausea?

Can TMJ cause nausea?

Not generally, no: Tmj disorders, also known as tmd, are not known for causing nausea. ...Read more

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Do e-cigs cause nausea?

Do e-cigs cause nausea?

If you are getting: Too much nicotine, maybe. Nobody really knows what the health risks of e-cigs are, because there haven't been any published studies yet. The FDA is proposing regulations, and if they are passed, we may begin to get some real information. The propellant in these devices are oils, contain propylene glycol, flavorings, additives and preservatives, and nobody really knows what they do long-term. ...Read more

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Can anaemia cause nausea?

Can anaemia cause nausea?

Possibly...: Anemia could cause many symptoms: easy fatiguability, feeling weak, headaches, sense of air hunger of short of breath when severe or in association with asthma or any chronic lung disorder. As with most illnesses that go on long enough, nausea could be a symptom of it; however not typically one of anemia. If u r anemic, need to find the cause and then rx appropriately. As usual, see you gp. ...Read more

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Can heatburn cause nausea?

Yes: Heartburn is caused by acid reflux - some of the acid from your stomach can "reflux" or spurt up into the lower part of your esophagus which lacks the type of lining that your stomach has, so it can not protect itself from the stomach acid. This can be associated with nausea. ...Read more

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What can cause sudden nausea?

What can cause sudden nausea?

Many things: That's a general stimulation of the GI tract. If it continues beyond a day or two, i'd see my doctor and get a work up to find out what's going on. ...Read more

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Can perimenapause cause nausea?

Can perimenapause cause nausea?

No: Has nothing to do with that please see your gp for a work up. ...Read more

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Why does gastritis cause nausea?

Why does gastritis cause nausea?

Irritation to the lining: Of the G.I. tract, especially the stomach lining or mucosa, can activate the receptors responsible for producing nausea. ...Read more

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Why does ovulation cause nausea?

Why does ovulation cause nausea?

Hormonal changes: Likley is related to increases in estrogen and luteinzing hormone surge. ...Read more

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Why does gastritis causes nausea?

Why does gastritis causes nausea?

Nausea: Excess acid which is irritating the stomach lining is causing nause ...Read more

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What causes nausea after surgery?

What causes nausea after surgery?

Multiple causes: Postoperative nausea and vomiting is the most common complication immediately following surgery. Control of nausea or vomiting is necessary for discharge from the pacu regardless of whether the patient is going home or being admitted to the hospital. Post surgery nausea or vomiting can occur from anesthetic types, specific surgical procedures, and specific patient types. ...Read more

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Can costochondritis cause nausea?

May be!!: If you have severe pain from it you may get nausea or if you are taking pain medications for it that also may cause nausea. There is no direct correlation. ...Read more

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Can reflux cause constant nausea?

Can reflux cause constant nausea?

Yes: Gerd or "reflux" is the result of the upper gastoesophageal sphincter being unable to close appropriately. Therefore, the gastric contents, which are acidic, reflux into the lower esophagus, causing: burning, burping, hoarseness, epigastric pain and of course nausea. ...Read more

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Does costochondritis cause nausea?

Does costochondritis cause nausea?

Not directly: It is inflammation of the cartilage between ribs in the chest wall or rib cage. It is treated with anti inflammatory medication. ...Read more

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Can mcrc cause nausea, vomitting?

Can mcrc cause nausea, vomitting?

Nausea and vomiting: I am sorry, but I do not understand your abbreviation. Can you please be more specific with your question. ...Read more

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Could retainers cause gum recession?

Could retainers cause gum recession?

Yes: If i'll fitting...See orthodontist for adjustment. If treated with expansion when extraction was a better choice then recession may be a consequence. Overly vigorous brushing and coincidental gum disease may be cause. See a gum specialist, a periodontist. ...Read more

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