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Doctor insights on: Treatment Of Dry Heaves

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Is there any medical treatment to cure dry heaving?

Is there any medical treatment to cure dry heaving?

Advise seeing an MD: "Dry heaving", when seen in the ER can be due to many causes, including any condition or medication which makes the person extremely nauseous (alcohol/drug intoxication, UTI, stomach virus, gallbladder/pancreatic disease, heart attack), or sometimes may be caused by a foreign body stuck in the esophagus. So quick answer is that usually a cause needs to be pursued unless it is obvious. ...Read more

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After consulting with doctor, the doctor prescribed me Metoclopramife Hydrochloride and antacid to cure dry heaving. Is this medicine is suitable?

After consulting with doctor, the doctor prescribed me Metoclopramife Hydrochloride and antacid to cure dry heaving. Is this medicine is suitable?

YES: METOCLOPRAMIDE (Reglan) is used for nausea/vomiting....has many possible side effects so make sure you clarify what these are with the Prescribing physician! Good Luck! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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My son has has zero appetite and been dry heaving/ vomiting the last few days. Very worried because he can't keep anything down at all ?

My son has has zero appetite and been dry heaving/ vomiting the last few days.  Very worried because he can't keep anything down at all ?

Mgt: It would be helpful to have an inbox consultation to obtain more information. If his mouth is dry, if he has reduced urination or no tears, he should be seen in the ED. You can offer small amounts of Pedialyte and I would advise that he be seen by his PCP. ...Read more

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Please tell me what can cause dry heaving and nausea?

Please tell me what can cause dry heaving and nausea?

What causes nausea?: 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

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Is it unusual that i'm nauseous and dry heaving after starting a raw food diet?

Is it unusual that i'm nauseous and dry heaving after starting a raw food diet?

Raw foods: Sometimes we see that. Are you allergic to anything on the new diet? If not, try it again in a week for just a few days and see if you can ease into it. ...Read more