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As above: See u pcp for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Possibilities....: If this is a change in color or consistency, it could be due to acute bronchitis caused by an infection of the airways, either bacterial or viral. If you have other symptoms of infection, like fever, chills, nasal congestion, body aches, etc., or if it isn't improving, then see your doctor. If a bacterial infection is present, you may need antibiotic therapy. If you smoke, you need to quit. ...Read more
Dark phlegm: Very dark brown or black phlegm could be fungus, dust particles/ material from a worksite (grinding etc without a mask) or even blood that with exposure to air has become dark. Either way, an evaluation should include a sputum sample and a chest x-ray so your doctor can determine the cause and offer treatment. ...Read more
Blood: It's a blood presence after interaction with the stomach acid. It might happened from the acute gastrointestinal bleeding when blood vessels damaged while retching and vomiting. Your stool color might be black as well. I would suggest to visit your doctor or nearest er. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lung infection: I assume you don't always cough up hard brown chunks of phlegm, just on occasion when you're feeling ill. That nasty looking phlegm represents your lungs reaction to infection, commonly viral, bacterial or fungal. Your family doc can help you decide if any (antibiotic) treatment is warranted. Average duration of cough illness is 18 days. If you're short of breath or feeling worse, go see your doc. ...Read more
See doctor...: The most common cause for coughing blood, called hemoptysis, is bronchitis. But, malignancy can also cause this and must be ruled out so see your doctor asap. If you are short of breath or coughing up a lot of blood, go to the er. If you smoke, you need to quit to decrease airway inflammation. ...Read more
Symptoms began nJan. Allergy type thick mucus yellw/green. Feels stuck n throat. Acid reflux acts up I drink h2o and burp yellw grn acidic foam mucus?
GERD may progress: GERD="gastroesophageal reflux disease." Stuff from stomach (whether acid or not) regurgitates back into esophagus--due to inappropriate relaxation of lower esophageal sphincter, impaired esophageal function (peristalsis), inadequate saliva, gastric outlet narrowing, gastroparesis, small bowel pathology, etc. Your throat may be affected, as described (=laryngo-esophageal reflux). Time for check-up. ...Read more
Coughing up thick white mucus with black specks in it and sometimes blood in mucus, fatigue, weight loss, nausea, constipation, thin blood, causes?
I havent eaten anything since yesterday afternoon, and i have been throwing up green thick vomit. The last thing i ate was macaroni and cheese?
My 2 yr old just vomited thick gagging vomit and hasn't urinated in over 12 hours what could be wrong with her?
Gallbladder worse? 27% injection fraction in 2011. Insu. Dropped me before surgery. Now hard to leave bed, thick yellow vomit, rare bm, feel full.
Worrisome: If the pain feels like your gb again you must seek care. ...Read more
All day acid reflux, then stomach pains, then bloating, now puking really thick vomit. Acid reflux abnormal, slight relief after puking. ?
My partner has brown thick lumps in his vomit what could this be? & should I be worried he ask so described having a bad belly and heartburn
Old blood: there is possibility it is an old blood specially if it looks like coffee ground material with history of reflux and heartburn and abdominal pain that not unusual my advise take him to a doctor that will verify the problem and give him proper medicine and protect him from any future bleeding good luck ...Read more
Phlegm sensation at back of throat coming from sinus, can't cough out feels thick(stuck) feel like vomiting, no runny nose, but dizziness eye floaters?
Phlegm: sounds like you have a post nasal drip. try taking mucinex, (guaifenesin) and avoiding dairy foods for a while and see if this helps. uncontrolled gastritis could also cause post nasal drip. do you have gerd or sour sensation, heart burn. then i would suggest you take prilosec 1 tablet a day. ...Read more
What does vomiting up a thick black substance indicate? I am in good health but had this vomiting issue last night. I am 20 yrs. Old. I am a smoker.
Could I have pneumonia? Severe cough, chills, vomiting, can't eat or sleep for 2 days, coughing up and vomiting up clear thick mucus
Can you go without drinking/swallowing the barium for upper GI? I get severely nauseous and vomit when eating/drinking thick drinks and can only eat few bites of food?
Treatment: You can be given medication to alleviate the symptoms so that you can prepare for the test. Good luck ...Read more
My daughter has come down with a thick rash on her face and neck, has been vomiting after eating. Could be allergic. How can I treat her?
Rash & vomiting : Is she febrile? Any sore throat, headache,or Other symptoms? RASH & vomiting could be due to so many causes, some are serious, please take your daughter today to her doctor or ER, try to keep her hydrated with frequent small sips of clear fluids depending on her age, no food or dairy products . I hope she feels better soon. ...Read more
I 've had a tickly upper throat cough with thick mucus production for 2 months. It sets off spasms of coughing that end with me vomiting the mucus up?
Sinusitis: With the symptoms that you describe i would be concerned that you have a bacterial sinus infection and would benefit from an antibiotic. A persistent cough could also be indicative of pertussis or whooping cough, but that doesn't usually involve a thick mucus like you are having. It may be time to see your doctor. ...Read more
What could be the cause of very hard, stone-like stool covered with yellowish, thick mucus? Also have daily vomiting, nightly fever, lq bloating.
My 8 yr old son vomitted bile with thick mucus this morning, as he was vomitting he cried of tummy pain. He's now asleep, no temp as yet is it a bug?
Watch closely: Hi Natalie, causes of bilious vomiting can range from benign to serious. It depends on whether your son has associated symptoms such as repeated bilious vomiting , abdominal dissension, persistent abdominal pain, any blood in his stool, or decreased alterness. If the episodes is repeated or he develops any of these symptoms, I would advise you to take hime to the nearest emergency room. Good Luck. ...Read more
I have had a cough with cold symptoms (sneezing, congestion, lots of thick green mucus, etc) for over a week. No fever but chills and vomiting mucus.
Sinusitis?: Or bronchitis or both are possible. If the mucous is green and thick and is persisting beyond a week, an antibiotic from a physician may be beneficial. You can make an appointment with Health Tap for this type of problem and receive care, or see a local physician for evaluation and treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more
I've been coughing up small yet thick globs of yellow mucus+blood, my throat hurts, and it made me vomit. What could this be and how can I treat it?
Productive cough: Typically, a cough productive of colored sputum suggests infection. It could be coming from the lungs however most often, in non-smokers and young persons it is coming from a sinus infection. To make an accurate diagnosis a physical examination is needed. Sometimes nasal rinsing with saline will improve these symptoms. Products such as neilmed or netipot are available over-the-counter. ...Read more
Why am i getting thick mucus dripping from back of throat into my mouth. it has now become very salty at times i gag and event vomit bile in mornings trying to cough it up?
13 week pregnant hd bad cough. Ob gave azithromycin. Now cough slightly better but she is vomiting a lot today. Yellow thick bitter vomit. Advise?
Call doctor: Doctor has given medicine and is treating her. Still having problems? Call him! ...Read more