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What does green vomit mean?

What does green vomit mean?

It may mean that you: Are vomiting up bile. If you are still ill consider medical evaluation. ...Read more

Green Vomit (Definition)

Green vomit is a symptom in which the material a person vomits (throws up) has a green color. The color can be from things the person ate or drank, from the digestive juices made by the stomach, from greenish bile coming from ...Read more


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What does green projectile vomit mean in an adult?

What does green projectile vomit mean in an adult?

Lots of questions...: You're describing bilious emesis. How often does this occur? Has there been weight loss, abdominal pain, or blood in what comes up? Ever had an ulcer, pyloric stenosis, gastroparesis? Maybe best to see your doctor at this point, particularly if symptoms are persistent or worsening. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my baby has bright green vomit?

What does it mean if my baby has bright green vomit?

Bad sign: Call your doctor asap or go to the er if this happens. It can be a sign of intestinal blockage causing green bile to back up into the stomach and out. This is always something that needs investigation and should not be waited on. ...Read more

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I have green vomit.?

I have green vomit.?

Need more history..: It may be just what you ate or it may be significant enough that you are bringing up bile from your stomach. ...Read more

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What can cause green vomit?

What can cause green vomit?

Bile: Excluding all the green things one could eat, the Next Choice is bile. Bile is green. Until it is acte on by bacteria in the gut. ...Read more

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What can I do if I am throwing up green vomit?

What can I do if I am throwing up green vomit?

SE a Dr. ASAP: Vomiting is a serious symptom. It causes dehydration and low potassium (electrolyte imbalance) and the. Cause may be an emergency. Bilious materil ina vomiting suggest that the stomach is already empty. Either see your dr today or go to an emergency room now. ...Read more

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What does thick green vomit suggest, along with a migraine?

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What does thick green vomit suggest, along with a migraine?

Green vomit: Some causes are; Infection of liver, Alcohol or medications such as pain pills, Food allergies or food poisoning, Bowel obstruction, etc. Consult your PCP to explore cause. ...Read more

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My son vomited blue green vomit should I be going to my gp or a&e?

My son vomited blue green vomit should I be going to my gp or a&e?

Vomitus: Vomiting green material, may reflex bile. It is very unusual to vomit blue material unless it was material ingested. If there is persistent vomiting, pain, fever or blood in the stool, have him seen. All the best. ...Read more

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Do I need to go to the hospital with green vomit and green diahrrea. I am a 57 year old female?

Do I need to go to the hospital with green vomit and green diahrrea. I am a 57 year old female?

No, but: Green in the emesis and stool is usually from the bile in your system. This is not a reason to go to the hospital. However, if you are lightheaded or your heart is beating fast or if you are having a hard time keeping fluids down then it would be a good idea to get in and be evaluated.
Take care. ...Read more

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Sharp pain lower right side for 3 days that stopped now green vomit and diahea rotten eggs burps so bad gag on it sharp pain every so often er or no?

Sharp pain lower right side for 3 days that stopped now green vomit and diahea rotten eggs burps so bad gag on it sharp pain every so often er or no?

ER yes: Green vomit can be an emergency. The concern when seeing green vomit is for intestinal volvulus. You should be evaluated in the ER immediately. ...Read more

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Cold sweats fever nausea green vomit?

Cold sweats fever nausea green vomit?

Sounds like a: Stomach virus. Try drinking small amounts of gatorade. Or ice chips to stay hydrated. Rest. Should get better in 24-48 hours. If not please call your doctor. ...Read more

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Green stools and throwing up green vomit, what's the problem?

Green stools and throwing up green vomit, what's the problem?

Bile: A viral infection or food poisoning may be the cause. Green stool is usually caused by rapid transit time in the gut, which can happen when an infection makes the gut mucosa more permeable to water or prevents absorption of your intake. Bile refluxing from the duodenum is enough to make vomit green. Hope you're feeling better -- if this is clearly not a mild self-limited illness, get seen. ...Read more

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Is yellow green vomit common during pregnancy?

Is yellow green vomit common during pregnancy?

Vomiting: Vomiting in pregnancy is very common. The color reflect what was in your stomach at the time the contents were expelled so one needs not analyze the color. There are many medications available to help with this. ...Read more

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Woke up with bad cramps yellow diarrhea with discharge and green vomit after not being able to use the bathroom in two weeks... Help, what is this?

Woke up with bad cramps yellow diarrhea with discharge and green vomit after not being able to use the bathroom in two weeks... Help, what is this?

Vomiting: You may have a bowel obstruction brought about by a possible fecal impaction. The impaction could cause your constipation for two weeks and give you paradoxical diarrhea. The vomiting could be due to the obstruction. Consult your doctor or gastroenterologist asap. ...Read more

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Symptoms: yellow to green vomit, diarrhea, boiled egg taste belches, dizziness, nausea, and soreness all over. What could this be?

Symptoms: yellow to green vomit, diarrhea, boiled egg taste belches, dizziness, nausea, and soreness all over. What could this be?

STOMACH FLU: You have symptoms of stomach flu or viral gastroenteritis
drink fluis containing electrolytes and if continue to vomit and can not keep anything down, go to your doctor or er
eat brat diet banana, rice, apple and toast, and gradually increase your diet. ...Read more

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What doesit mean if you vomit a dark green colour?

What doesit mean if you vomit a dark green colour?

Dark green vomitis: If you haven' t eaten green vegetables you may be vomiting bile. See your doctor asap to make sure you don't have an obstruction of your bile duct. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my bf throws up a dark green almost black color vomit?

Bile: Bilious vomitus is that color. If he has frequent episodes of vomiting, inflammation of the stomach lining (gastritis), gall bladder problems, hepatitis, intestinal adhesions, peptic ulcer, hiatal hernia are possibilities and he should be examined by a physician. Have him abstain from alcohol, caffeine, greasy and very spicy foods, nicotine in the meantime ...Read more

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I was wondering what does it mean when your vomit is green?

I was wondering what does it mean when your vomit is green?

Lots of questions...: You're describing bilious emesis. How often does this occur? Has there been weight loss, abdominal pain, or blood in what comes up? Ever had an ulcer, pyloric stenosis, gastroparesis? Maybe best to see your doctor at this point, particularly if symptoms are persistent or worsening. ...Read more

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Family member has lung cancer vomitting green? What does that mean? At stage 3 possible 4?

Family member has lung cancer vomitting green? What does that mean? At stage 3 possible 4?

Can't say: One cannot determine the stage of cancer based on symptoms (such as vomiting). The scans (ct, mri) and biopsies help determine the stage ; grade of tumors. ...Read more

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This moring I had diarea and then about an hour later I threw up. What do you think this could be? What does it mean if the stool is a dark green?

This moring I had diarea and then about an hour later I threw up. What do you think this could be? What does it mean if the stool is a dark green?

A few possibilities: Usually diarrhea and vomiting are signs of gastroenteritis (viral). However green stool can indicate gallbladder disease or other infectious intestinal problems. Possible blockage of the intestine is also seen with vomiting and diarrhea. I would advise you to see your physician to get properly tested. ...Read more

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I have diarrhea and have been throwing up all day the last time I threw up it was all green what does this mean?

I have diarrhea and have been throwing up all day the last time I threw up it was all green what does this mean?

Bile..: You have vomited biliary material, not a risk of anything bad but you need to try to keep yourself hydrated. If the symptoms continue, they usually are gone in a day or so, see a doctor. ...Read more

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Going through chemo. Vomit is dark green?

Going through chemo. Vomit is dark green?

Non speciific: Usually means you haven't eaten anything or very little and you are seeing bile. Somtimes taking an acid reducer like pepsid or similar drugs can cut down on this in addition to the drugs your doctor gives you for nausea an vomiting. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my vomit was yellowish?

What does it mean if my vomit was yellowish?

Biliary emesis: Bile is typically a golden yellow color. It mixes with food to help digest dietary fats. When bile backs up into the stomach, it may appear in your vomitus. When persistent, it can lead to alkaline reflux and stomach irritation. Lots of common things can cause bilary emesis, but if persistent, worsening, or associated with pain, tenderness, weight loss, blood then please have it evaluated. ...Read more

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What does vomiting brown coffee grounds mean?

Gastro Bleed: It means a bleed in the upper intestinal tract, usually the stomach or esophagus. The acid of the stomach makes the blood turn black. You need an evaluation as to the cause and you need treatment for the cause of the bleed- this should not be ignored. ...Read more

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Vomiting (Definition)

Vomiting = expulsion of stomach ...Read more