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Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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Sprintec (Definition)

Ethinyl Estradiol and norgestimate a combination drug that contains female hormones that prevent ...Read more


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How can I make nausea go away? Sprintec is really making me miserable.

How can I make nausea go away? Sprintec is really making me miserable.

This is common: One common side effect with the pill is nausea. This can be treated in the following ways:

1. Change the time of day that it is taken - taking it at night might help
2. Take the pill after a meal or snack
3. Consider a different pill - they have different side effect profiles
4. Consider a different form of birth control

i hope that this helps. ...Read more

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I have experienced nausea with first 3 packs of sprintec, but no vomiting. I started new pack yesterday and vomiting all morning. Should I be concerned?

I have experienced nausea with first 3 packs of sprintec, but no vomiting. I started new pack yesterday and vomiting all morning. Should I be concerned?

Another method?: The Estrogen in birth control pills can cause nausea. If this is has been causing your problems for this much time you should consider a different birth control option. Consider an IUD such as Mirena, (levonorgestrel) Skyla or Paragard. You could also do an implant such as Nexplanon. None of these have Estrogen so nausea would not be an issue. ...Read more

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My birth control pill (sprintec) makes me so nauseous if I wake up early & stay up late at night. Are there any bc pills that don't cause nausea?

My birth control pill (sprintec) makes me so nauseous if I wake up early & stay up late at night. Are there any bc pills that don't cause nausea?

Try lower dose pill: If you've recently started birth control pills or combined hormone methods like the vaginal ring or the patch, this may be a side effect. If pills, take them in the evening. The first 1-3 months may cause nausea, but it typically gets better. If still present in 3 months, ask your doctor about changing pills. If not just nausea, but also vomiting, call your doctor. ...Read more

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What causes constant nausea?

Don't know: 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 is better for a nausea?

'what is better for a nausea?

Nausea: Having nausea could be secondary to many reasons. If you have persistent nausea, you need to see a physician to determine the cause and treat it properly. There are few medications available to use. Reglan (metoclopramide) or zofran are the common medications to control the symptoms. ...Read more

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What should I take for nausea?

OTC meds to start: Nausea is a non specific symptom and it can occasionally be associate with serious conditions such as brain cancer. Most commonly however, it is self limiting and has no adverse outcomes. Antacids and other the counter drugs such as zantac, (ranitidine) Pepcid or Omeprazole may be all that you need. If nausea persists, you should see your doctor to make sure it is not serious. ...Read more

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What is the cause of my nausea?

What is the cause of my nausea?

Big Question: There are many possible reasons for nausea. 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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Why do I always have nausea everyday?

Why do I always have nausea everyday?

Good question: It's really hard to tell based on the amount of information provided. Share some more information about your symptoms, habits, foods you eat, etc and hopefully we can be more helpful than this. ...Read more

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I have nausea and feel very Dizie?

I have nausea and feel very Dizie?

NAUSEA DIZZY: Can be a number of things, dehydration, sinusitis, reflux with or without h pylori, pregnancy, cardiac, or carotid, diabetes or just vertigo (benign positional vertigo). Check glucose, TSH/ T4, , h pylori, would go to doctor /urgent n care today. ...Read more

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What's good for nausea and dizzyness?

Dramamine (dimenhydrinate): Dramamine (dimenhydrinate) or Meclizine helps control nausea and dizziness (vertigo). Dramamine (dimenhydrinate) can be obtained without a prescription. Ginger or flat ginger ale also may settle an upset stomach. Of course you should consult your physician if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more

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What to do if I am having bouts of nausea?

What to do if I am having bouts of nausea?

Nausea: 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 explain nausea and what it may be like?

Please explain nausea and what it may be like?

Nausea: Nausea can be caused by many different things, it can be described as an uneasiness of the stomach that often comes before vomiting. ...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?

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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Why am I nausea and weak?

Why am I nausea and weak?

Related or not?: Lots of possibilities here, which can be addressed by a physical exam ; appropriate testing. Migraines for example can affect both head ; gut ("intestinal migraine"). Please however don't contribute to your stomach upset by taking excessive nsaid's aimed at alleviating distress. Get checked to rule out more esoteric pathology. You haven't provided enough specifics for a better targeted answer. ...Read more

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Can heatburn cause nausea?

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 is remedy for nausea?

What is remedy for nausea?

OTC Pepto Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate): Mied with 1 tablespoon of Mylanta (antacid) -Dramamine is available oTC- otherwise. Consult your physician for a prescription. ...Read more

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Can mussels give you nausea?

Can mussels give you nausea?

Possibly: An allergic reaction to mussels and other shellfish can range from mild to potentially life threatening. Most reported symptoms include runny nose, coughing, and wheezing. Skin reactions may involve an itchy rash such as hives or eczema. Nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain are also potential symptoms of an allergic reaction to mussels. If these symptoms persist severe, dehydration.Blood in stool. ...Read more

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Can nausea start at 10 weeks?

Yes: If by 10 weeks you mean pregnancy then definitely. ...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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Why is rice giving me nausea?

Why is rice giving me nausea?

Ask your doc: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Nausea (Definition)

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