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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)

Vomiting = expulsion of stomach ...Read more


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How to make yourself vomit?

How to make yourself vomit?

Don't! Consider this: You may have an eating disorder if you answer yes to two or more of the following: 1) do you force yourself to vomit because you're uncomfortably full? 2) do you worry that you've lost control over how much you eat? 3) have you lost14 lbs in a 3 month period? 4) do you believe you're fat when others think you are too thin? 5) does thinking about food dominate your life? (from aarp magazine). ...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

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Can overdosing cause vomiting?

Can overdosing cause vomiting?

Vomiting : It certainly depends on which medicine you were talking about, but yes, vomiting is a very common symptom of overdose. If you have specific questions, ask them here. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes blue vomit on kids?

What causes blue vomit on kids?

Something Blue: Blue is not a physiologic color. Green, red, yellow and clear are typical. Blue is a primary color, as such there is no combination of bodily fluids that would appear truly blue. Therefore, your child is likely ingesting blue coloring from some source. Remember, blue food coloring is commonly in green, purple and black food coloring. ...Read more

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Feel like vomiting all the time?

Feel like vomiting all the time?

Get evaluated for: Conditions related to the esophagus, stomach etc. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/a-to-z-guides/digestive-diseases-nausea-vomiting. ...Read more

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What causes us to vomit up food?

What causes us to vomit up food?

Many things: Most commonly irritation of the stomach, but also too much stomach distention, noxious smells or tastes, stomach spasms, problems affecting the brain and more ! ...Read more

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Why do I vomit after only 1 gin?

Why do I vomit after only 1 gin?

Intolerance: Your stomach could be very sensitive and irritated by gin. Everybody is different and can have different tolerance to food and drinks. ...Read more

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How come I vomit everytime I eat?

Need more info..: If u are having pain in your abdomen, particularly the upper r. Side it could be gallbladder. Typically, gallbladder pain gets worse after eating because food stimulates it to contract and release bile. But there are a number of other possibilities that could potentially cause vomiting after eating. If you've been dealing with this for more then a day or two you should be seen. ...Read more

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Is it bad to make yourself vomit?

Vomit: Yes it is. The only time its okay is if you accidentally ingest a poison of some sort. ...Read more