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Upset stomach,nausea,body aches,cough,headache an chills. Stomach flu or influenza?

Upset stomach,nausea,body aches,cough,headache an chills. Stomach flu or influenza?

Hard to say: without running some tests . Best to get treated by your family physician to come to a specific diagnosis and treatment plans . ...Read more

Dr. David Cohen
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Stomach Flu (Definition)

Viral gastroenteritis is a viral infection of the GI tract. It can be picked up from contact with surfaces and foods that are carrying the virus. Symptoms include upset stomach, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal cramps. Sometimes ...Read more


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Intense stomach pain, diarreah and nausea. No vomiting. Can I have the stomach flu with no vomiting?

Intense stomach pain, diarreah and nausea. No vomiting. Can I have the stomach flu with no vomiting?

Stomach flu: This is an incredibly non-specific lay term that has very little meaning to a diagnostician. It is often used to allay patients concerns when a specific causative agent cannot be clearly identified. If you have GI symptoms which persist beyond 3-5 days you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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I've got diarrhea, rotten egg burps, low grade fever, stomach cramps and nausea(with no vomiting) Any thoughts?

I've got diarrhea, rotten egg burps, low grade fever, stomach cramps and nausea(with no vomiting) Any thoughts?

Infection gastrointe: you may have gastroenteritis due to infection. You can check with your physician and your physician may send you to a gastroenterologist to help clarify the diagnosis ...Read more

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Child has stomach pains no vomitting or diarhea?

Very little info: There isn't much information provided -so I can only give one bit of medical advice. Severe abdominal pain warrant emergency medical evaluation. Take care. ...Read more

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Bloated stomach allot of gas and belching feeling of fullness no fever no diarrhea no vomiting?

Bloated stomach allot of gas and belching feeling of fullness no fever no diarrhea no vomiting?

DIET: Your history indicates you have had a good deal of testing including a liver biopsy!! Your question should be re-asked with more information. One suggestion: The most common reason for gas and bloating/belching is DIETARY! Starches (eg baked beans) can cause lower intestinal gas and Lactose Intolerance or Gluten Sensitivity upper intestinal gas. Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more

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Watery green diarrhea and sour stomach yesterday sour stomach with nausea vomited once eating and drinking fine no fever no chills just stomach & naus?

Watery green diarrhea and sour stomach yesterday sour stomach with nausea vomited once eating and drinking fine no fever no chills just stomach & naus?

Viral gastroentertis: Change your diet to avoid fatty, fried foods and overly sugary foods. Increase your fluid intake. Avoid eating large meals and instead eat smaller meals every 2-3 hours. If no improvement in 3-4 days see your doctor. ...Read more

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No pain no fever no diarrhea but violent nausea and vomiting why?

No pain no fever no diarrhea but violent nausea and vomiting why?

Nausea and vomiting: There are many causes for vomiting and nausea starting with acute gastritis caused by a virus or too much alcohol. Medication can be another source of nausea. Things like migraines and of couse, morning sickness comes into play. ...Read more

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Have stomach upset, nausea, no-pain, no vomiting, diarrhea, have headache ear fullness-pain, dizziness, congestion, little tired no appetite no fever 2 days?

Have stomach upset, nausea, no-pain, no vomiting, diarrhea, have headache ear fullness-pain, dizziness, congestion, little tired no appetite no fever 2 days?

Gastroenteritis?: Most cases of viral gastroenteritis are mild, self-limited, and not life threatening. These resolve on their own with supportive care (drink fluids to prevent dehydration, eat moderately as tolerated, as needed analgesia). In special cases (newborns, elderly, debilitated) hospitalization may be required to provide IV fluids and to support co-morbid medical conditions. ...Read more

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What is it upset stomach vomiting burping taste like rotten eggs diarrhea no fever?

Giardiasis: This is my first consideration with the rotten-egg burps. Your physician may be able to guide you as far as the workup goes. ...Read more

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If a person has sharp stomach pains with vomiting + diarrhea but with NO fever, no chills, no fatigue, is it food poisoning or stomach virus?

If a person has sharp stomach pains with vomiting + diarrhea but with NO fever, no chills, no fatigue, is it food poisoning or stomach virus?

Stomach pains V&D: At this time of year stomach viruses and viruses in general can cause vomiting and diarrhea but generally associated with other symptoms like fever, chills aches and fatigue. Food poisoning is also a possibility but will usually only last 24-48 hours. The key here is to stay hydrated - ice chips, water ice, cold flat soda in small amts will help or jello. No diary products. good luck ...Read more

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Severe diarrhea, nausea every now and again, mild stomach pain, no vomiting, is it food poisoning?

Severe diarrhea, nausea every now and again, mild stomach pain, no vomiting, is it food poisoning?

Diarrhea: Acute diarrhea is usually one of several viruses causing gastroenteritis. If there is blood in it, abdominal pain worsens, or you are unable to hold down liquids, please be seen in the urgent care or ER. Otherwise, drink plenty of fluids and rest. If mild nausea is a problem, try sports drinks with electrolytes, sodium and potassium, along with water, flat sprite or 7up and chicken broth. ...Read more

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Stomach cramp and diarrhea 3 days going, possible food illness from beach, no vomiting, no fever, little nausea, symptoms worse after eating

Stomach cramp and diarrhea 3 days going, possible food illness from beach, no vomiting, no fever, little nausea, symptoms worse after eating

Didn't get picture: of what you meant ? food borne sickness with nausea/vomiting , diarrhea ,,? if so peptobismal good idea[turns stool blackish as side effect] if not too bad like 10 vomits and 10 diarrheas usually wont dehydrate so just ride it out ,m drink fluids if painfull or bloody stools and more than 6 /day good to get cipro for 5 days , antibiotic for infectious diarrhea ...Read more

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Nausea, headache, slight fever, chills, constipation, stomach discomfort. Is in the flu?

Nausea, headache, slight fever, chills, constipation, stomach discomfort. Is in the flu?

Stomach flu: These symptoms sound most typical of a stomach flu. . It does not require any specific evaluation unless it starts occurring regularly every month. There is no specific treatment. Just rest, drink plenty of fluids, and practice careful handwashing to protect others. ...Read more

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Stomach flu without vomiting, what to do?

Stomach flu without vomiting, what to do?

Drink fluids/rest: Avoid dehydration by drinking, electrolyte containing fluids and rest once getting better introduce solid food gradually. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get the stomach flu without vomiting?

Yes: The term stomach flu is a collection of illnesses not a single germ. A variety of adenoviruses & enteroviruses can attack areas of the digestive tract & follow a variety of patterns.Since the term involves the stomach, most will involve some belly pain & intolerance to some foods, vomiting, cramps or diarrhea at some point. Some may pass through the system with fever as its only feature. ...Read more

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What to do if I have something like a stomach flu and vomit whenever I eat a meal (about 30 minutes within eating?

What to do if I have something like a stomach flu and vomit whenever I eat a meal (about 30 minutes within eating?

Gentle Transition: Start w clear liquid like water, slightly flattened 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

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Can you get rid of the stomach flu without vomiting?

Can you get rid of the stomach flu without vomiting?

Yes: Whether you vomit or not has nothing to due with developing resistance to this infection and clearing it from your body. ...Read more

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I have a 21 month old son. One week ago he had a 24 hour stomach flu with vomiting. All last week he had loose stools in a yellow colour. As of this w?

I have a 21 month old son. One week ago he had a 24 hour stomach flu with vomiting. All last week he had loose stools in a yellow colour. As of this w?

Likely this is fine-: Most likely this is the continuing loose stools that can happen after AGE. As long as there is no blood, mucus or clay color, this may last for 7-10 days. ...Read more

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Stomach flu, last vomited 1 day ago. For past two days I've had excessive sweating followed by freezing, sometimes shivering cold.

Functional dyspepsia: These are the sympoms of functional dyspepsia like gastritis, GERD. These are not the sympoms of gastroenteritis including irritable bowel syndrome.
A trial of Prilosec (omeprazole) 40 mg a day for 2 months straight will help. Otherwise, an upper endoscopy will help the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to have stomach flu without vomiting and diarrhea ?

Is it possible for me to have stomach flu without vomiting and diarrhea ?

Yes it is: Yes it is possible.The symptoms of stomach flu are so variable so you can have stomach flu without vomiting and diarrhea. ...Read more

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Three days ago I caught the stomach flu (diarrhea vomitting). Flu is gone but now I feel gassy, bloated, full easily. Is this normal?

Three days ago I caught the stomach flu (diarrhea vomitting). Flu is gone but now I feel gassy, bloated, full easily. Is this normal?

Not normal, but…: depending on what pathogen caused your stomach flu, it may take a while for your GI tract to get back to normal. I would gradually advance your diet as things improve. If you're not better in 1 to 2 weeks, I would see your doctor.Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have the stomach flu with vomiting lasting 2 days but severe diarrhea for a week following? What are some things to relieve it?

Is it normal to have the stomach flu with vomiting lasting 2 days but severe diarrhea for a week following? What are some things to relieve it?

Diarrhea: It is not uncommon to have diarrhea lasting after the nausea and vomiting have abated. Try a brat diet (banana, rice, apple sauce, tea toast), avoid dairy for the next few weeks as well as raw fruits and vegetables. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have a stomach flu without vomiting or diarrhea? just severe nausea.

Is it possible to have a stomach flu without vomiting or diarrhea? just severe nausea.

Yes: it is possible...but you should have it looked into to see if it's esophageal reflux as well. ...Read more

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Heartburn after having stomach flu, no vomiting only diarrhea, fever and aches. Tums (calcium carbonate) and organic vinager don't help. What would help the heartburn?

Heartburn after having stomach flu, no vomiting only diarrhea, fever and aches.  Tums (calcium carbonate) and organic vinager don't help.  What would help the heartburn?

Try an H2 blocker: Some people develop heartburn after a stomach flu even without vomiting, because the stomach flu may have caused gastroesophageal reflux, and irritation to the esophagus. I suggest try famotidine 20mg twice a day or ranitidine 150mg twice a day, both are over the counter. In addition, avoid alcohol, caffeine, cigarettes, large meals, and fatty meals. Also, Gaviscon tabs are a wonderful antacid. ...Read more

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If you have the stomach flu, do you vomit?

That is often a sx.: Gastroenteritis symptoms may include: diarrhea , nausea, vomiting, abdominal cramps/pain, headaches, muscular aches & pains as well as fever (low grade). Bloody stools are not usually associated with gastroenteritis. According to the CDC, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of 1 to 10 days (depending on the specific virus). The average is 1 to 3 days. ...Read more

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I had gotten the stomach flu yesterday and vomited once, I have no vomit anymore since then. Am I going to vomit again? I feel better I have anxiety

I had gotten the stomach flu yesterday and vomited once, I have no vomit anymore since then. Am I going to vomit again? I feel better I have anxiety

Anxiety itself: Can induce vomiting. I wouldn't worry about your possibly vomiting again. Instead, dwell on the things you'd like to do tomorrow when you are feeling better. ...Read more

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Suffered from stomach flu with severe vomiting. Now have really bad acidity and feeling like something coarse stuck in throat. How to recover?

Suffered from stomach flu with severe vomiting. Now have really bad acidity and feeling like something coarse stuck in throat. How to recover?

Vomiting.: All that vomiting can certainly lead to some inflammation in the pharynx and a feeling of acidity and swelling therein. Shouldn't last too long. Try to drink some fluids and see how it goes in the next day or two. If not improved, see a doctor locally for an examination. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Gastroenteritis (Definition)

A condition in which a person has vomiting and diarrhea due to an infection with a "stomach flu" virus. It is contagious, and usually resolves without treatment except for over-the-counter remedies or ...Read more


Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more