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Throwing Up (Definition)
Throwing up is also known as Vomiting. Nausea is the sensation of having an urge to vomit. Vomiting is forcing the contents of the stomach up through the esophagus and out of the mouth.
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Fever and vomiting: If his symptoms just started. Put him in a tepid tub to help bring down the fever. Try not to give hem anything by mouth for an hour after vomiting, then start with small sips of Pedialyte frequently. If the vomiting stops today, avoid any milk products that contain fat as it is more likely to come back up. If he is doing well over the next 12 hrs, take it slowly on putting him back on reg diet. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why is my son throwing up since yesterday? It seems like he can't keep his food down. Please help me.
Vomiting: Can be multiple reasons as to why he's throwing up. Likely will be a stomach virus. Sometimes in this age group, vomiting can be the first sign of strep, even without a sore throat. If persists by am, get him evaluated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please, i always get irritated recently, sometimes i feel like throwing up. And it happens at anytime. What could be the cause, and what can I do? Thanks
Get evaluated: Please start getting help by seeing your family physician. It's possible for emotional anxiety and anger to make you feel irritated and even like throwing up -- the mind and body are richly interwoven. But there are many other possible causes of nausea too. If you are more irritable in general, this needs investigation and your family doctor may also want a psychiatrist involved in your care. ...Read more
Treat cause of N/V: Nausea/vomiting may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems. Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, & even reaction to stress. See your doctor please. ...Read more
Depends: More info needed. If one had sex without using contraception, then pregnancy must be considered as a possibility. If not pregnant, then possibilities include stomach acidity, stress, and others. See your doc for further evaluation. ...Read more
But what's the cause: Nausea/vomiting may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems. Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, & even reaction to stress. Go get checked. ...Read more
Buy more bibs!: Seriously, most babies spit up! while some babies are worse than others, as long as she is growing normally, seems satisfied despite the throwing up, and has no other confounding problems such as prematurity or abnormal development, then this can usually be safely tolerated. The most common cause for throwing up seen in my pediatric practice is overfeeding. So, talk to your md--and buy more bibs! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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