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What causes vomiting?

What causes vomiting?

Vagus nerve: Your nervous system is responsible for vomiting. This can be trigger by head, neck, intestinal issues . ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Vomiting (Definition)

Nausea is the sensation of having an urge to vomit. Vomiting is forcing the contents of the stomach up through the esophagus and ...Read more


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I had green and blue vomit?

I had green and blue vomit?

Depends on food: COLOR OF THE VOMITING DEPENDS ON VARIOUS FACTORS. ONE OF THE FACTORS IS THE FOOD YOU CONSUMED BEFORE YOU VOMITED. OTHER FACTOR IS THE PRESENCE OF BILE IN THE VOMITING. THIS MAKES IT THE YELLOWISH GREEN. ANY BLOOD IN THE VOMITING, DIZZINESS, OR WEAKNESS? IF NO THEN TREAT THE SYMPTOMS. IF THE SYMPTOMS ARE GONE AND NO ABDOMINAL PAIN OR FEVER THEN JUST WAIT AND WATCH. IF PERSISTENT, SEE A DOCTOR. ...Read more

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Quick ways to stop vomiting?

Quick ways to stop vomiting?

Depends on cause: It depends on the cause of vomiting. You will probable need evaluation and will require a prescription anti emetic. ...Read more

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Why am i vomiting with lupas?

Why am i vomiting with lupas?

Gastroparesis: Nausea and vomiting are common in lupus. It probably occurs in up to 15-20% of lupus patients. It is because of gastroparesis or severe incomplete emptying of the stomach. This is not alarming. Consutl your rheumotologist. ...Read more

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What is intractable vomiting?

What is intractable vomiting?

Near constant: Intractable means non-stop or not responding to medication. Usually when people vomit it is because the stomach wants to get rid of what ever is inside at the moment. Usually then when it is empty the vomiting stops. Sometimes because of severe illness, pregnancy or psychological problems, people can stop vomiting even when their stomach is empty. This usually requires a trip to the doctor. ...Read more

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What does vomiting feel like?

What does vomiting feel like?

FORCEFUL: Vomting is a forceful contraction of the stomach and abdominal wall muscles. It can be painful if repetitive. ...Read more

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I want to vomit but can't....

I want to vomit but can't....

Don't self-induce.: It's always better to not self-induce vomiting - can damage the esophagus. If your body wants to get rid of something, it will, don't worry about that. Not all nausea needs to lead to vomiting. Try to ride it out and eat very light foods if you can tolerate anything - white rice, bananas, toast - and drink fluids a little at a time. ...Read more