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Why did I vomit bile after my colonoscopy?

Why did I vomit bile after my colonoscopy?

Ileus: There are many reasons for vomiting bile. Some of them more serious and might be a sign of small intestine obstruction. In your situation you developed a temporary cessation of small bowel movents. It should recover soon. Caution on eating within the next few hours. Also pay attention to changing or new signs . ...Read more

Dr. Charles Cattano
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Colonoscopy (Definition)

Colonoscopy is the procedure of using a long flexible camera to visualize the entire colon from the inside with the option to take pictures, video, perform biopsies, remove polyps, etc. Generally people are sedated and do ...Read more


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How to keep from vomiting during colonoscopy prep?

How to keep from vomiting during colonoscopy prep?

Basics: Some basic remedies include keeping it cold, using a straw, or mixing / chasing it with something you like. Otherwise you may need a different bowel prep or a dose of an anti-emetic like Phenergan (promethazine) or Reglan before you start. ...Read more

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I keep vomiting during the colonoscopy prep, what can I do?

I keep vomiting during the colonoscopy prep, what can I do?

Take a break : The prep is not getting through your system quick enough, take a break for an hour or so let the nausea resolve, the start again, if your feel nauseas again stop for a bit. ...Read more

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Having colonoscopy tomorrow and drank all most 1 half of the a b jug there is two but I feel lightheaded bolted going Vomit can I skip the last part?

Incomplete: Preparation for colonoscopy will lead poor visualization of the colon leading to possible recommendation for another colonoscopy. Adequte preparation will result in clear liquid stool. Their are multiple ways to get adequate preparation. The use of Golytely is less tolerable. The use of Miralax (polyethylene glycol) with 64 ounces of Gatorade seems to be more tolerable and whe used as directed results in excellent prep ...Read more

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I on movi prep for a colonoscopy I drank half but I feel like I'm going to vomit can I skip the last half and sill get it I light headed the GI not to?

I on movi prep for a colonoscopy I drank half but I feel like I'm going to vomit can I skip the last half and sill get it I light headed the GI not to?

Incomplete: Preparation for colonoscopy will lead poor visualization of the colon leading to possible recommendation for another colonoscopy. Adequte preparation will result in clear liquid stool. Their are multiple ways to get adequate preparation. The use of Golytely is less tolerable. The use of Miralax (polyethylene glycol) with 64 ounces of Gatorade seems to be more tolerable and whe used as directed results in excellent prep ...Read more

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Had colonoscopy yesterday and have been sweating all day and feeling nauseous but no vomiting.. Dr did a biopsy also?

Had colonoscopy yesterday and have been sweating all day and feeling nauseous but no vomiting.. Dr did a biopsy also?

Side effect of meds.: Not sure whether they used any medications like mild sedation which can cause sweating, and nausea It could be a reaction of your body to the stress of going through the procedure, especially increased irritability of your gastrointestinal system . What was the indication for the biopsy,as some rare lesions of the intestinal tract can secrete histamine , a substance which can cause sweating,lowBP ...Read more

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Wat cause vomiting after eat, especially after greasy food. Vomit is always greasy.Hida scan, colonoscopy, endoscopy, gastric emptying scan, all normal!

Wat cause vomiting after eat, especially after greasy food. Vomit is always greasy.Hida scan, colonoscopy, endoscopy, gastric emptying scan, all normal!

GE reflux: Hida scan does check the function of gall bladder in conjunction with ultrasound. Usually when normal leads away from gb as issue.Gastric emptying has solid and liquid versions, one can be normal while other abnormal. Sounds like part of the problem is gastroesophageal reflux.May need change in medications and diet, elimination of foods upsetting your stomach. ...Read more

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My husband has been in and out of hospitals he's had a colonoscopy and an upper GI he is vomiting green bile stomach pain lower leftand weight loss ?

My husband has been in and out of hospitals he's had a colonoscopy and an upper GI he is vomiting green bile stomach pain lower leftand weight loss ?

Call doc: If the vomiting started again, and he can;t keep anything down, call his doc or head to the ER if nothing is working to stop it. Later, consider a second opinion if you both are not happy with the information currently given you. ...Read more

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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