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Any suggestions for treating chronic nausea and vomiting with fibromyalgia?

Any suggestions for treating chronic nausea and vomiting with fibromyalgia?

Find cause of N & V.: Fibromyalgia is a syndrome of generalized pain and weakness in numerous parts of body. It is called a syndrome because one can not find any objective evidence of a problem. One mistake the pt and doc make is that once a person is labelled as having "fibromyalgia", there is a trap other sx are part of the syndrome: n & v is not. Doc needs to look for true cause, then rx will become clear. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Vomiting (Definition)

Nausea is the sensation of having an urge to vomit. Vomiting is forcing the contents of the stomach up through the esophagus and ...Read more


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What could lead to my nausea and vomiting?

What could lead to my nausea and vomiting?

I don't know.: There are many possible reasons for nausea & vomiting. Please see this extensive list of possible causes of nausea by mayo clinic: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/nausea/my00572/dsection=causes. ...Read more

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What to do if I have nausea and vomiting (emotophobia?

What to do if I have nausea and vomiting (emotophobia?

Fear of vomiting: Emotophobia is fear of vomiting. It can happen with patients who have frequent nausea and vomiting (such as cancer patients who worry about symptoms with each dose of chemo) or it can be from bad vomiting episodes in the past. This may be related to a generalized anxiety disorder. If this is a symptom that is severe or happens frequently, talk to your doctor about treatment options. ...Read more

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My mom is having nausea and vomiting and dizziness ?

My mom is having nausea and vomiting and dizziness ?

911 Now if Sudden: Sudden onset vomiting and dizziness in a 73 yo is potentially a medical emergency since it could signal the onset of a brain bleed. If vomiting is sudden, heavy, and she has headaches you MUST go to ER by 911 route due to the possibility of stroke. If she's had this for a few days and not as severe then, hydration and see doc in morning. ...Read more

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What are the main three drugs used for nausea and vomiting on pediatric oncology?

What are the main three drugs used for nausea and vomiting on pediatric oncology?

Drugs for nausea: Zofran (ondansetron) is a mainstay for helping pediatric oncology patients with nausea and vomiting (there are other members of this class like kytril). A combination of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and Reglan (metoclopramide) is also used. Lastly Ativan (lorazepam) is also quite effective. Others used are emend, scopolamine (>10 yo), and Marinol (for teens). ...Read more

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What can I do about birth control related nausea and vomiting? Change pill types?

What can I do about birth control related nausea and vomiting? Change pill types?

Talk with your doc: Sometimes you have less nausea if you take your pill around dinner time or before bedtime. But it's much easier to change your birth control pill. There are many types and you should be able to find one that agrees with your body. Good luck! ...Read more

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How long after stopping omeprazole will side effects of nausea and vomiting last?

How long after stopping omeprazole will side effects of nausea and vomiting last?

Stopping omeprazole : stopping omeprazole and its relatives all of a sudden can cause a rebound hypersecretion of acid. You should try to wean yourself off over a couple of weeks instead. ...Read more

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What are other alternative medicine treatments to help reduce nausea and vomiting?

What are other alternative medicine treatments to help reduce nausea and vomiting?

Citrus/Ginger: Remedies other than traditional medicines include foods, pressure points and some vitamins. Ginger has been shown to aid in the relief of nausea as has both the taste and aroma of citrus fruits. Wrist bands used for sea sickness and accupuncture have also provided relief for some. Last, 25 mg of vitamin B6 taken 3-4 times a day may help with nausea and vomiting as well. ...Read more

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Does sodium thiopental have a high incidence of post op nausea and vomiting or low?

Unusual: To see this drug used anymore; once a mainstay of anesthesiology practice, stp has a long half-life, delaying "wake-up" and prolonging the recovery period after even short surgeries. Postop nausea had been a minor issue. ...Read more

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Can I take Zofran (ondansetron) if i'm experiencing gastroenteritis (nausea and vomiting)?

Can I take Zofran (ondansetron) if i'm experiencing gastroenteritis (nausea and vomiting)?

Maybe you see doc 1t: Yes, you can take zofran (ondansetron) if you 100% sure it is gastroenteritis! however, nausea and vomiting could be the symptoms of other conditions (for example, cholecystitis, appendicitis, small bowel obstruction), and in these cases zofran (ondansetron) could be harmful or could mask very dangerous surgical cases. Don't hesitate to go see the real doc. ...Read more

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Rubex (Definition)

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