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What Is The Best Treatment For Green Vomit
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.
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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?
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
Depends on severity: Depending on the severity and the location, the treatment could vary. Best discussed with your doctor. ...Read more
The one that works: The best medicine will be the one that works for you. There are plenty of antimausea medication- from compazine, reglan, phenergan, (promethazine) ondansetron, steroids etc. Ginger also can help prevent/treat nausea. The most important here is for you to be proactive - take it before you vomit. Once you vomit- it will be hard for you to swallow any medication. Talk to your doc to give you any of the above. ...Read more
Acid suppression: Usually it's vomiting that leads to inflammation and esophagitis, not vice versa. Acid suppressive therapy and control of nausea will allow the esophagitis to heal. The best class of acid suppressive medications are ppis which include otc prilosec, Prevacid (lansoprazole) and zegerid. Good luck! ...Read more
Surgical repair: Significant regurgitation or frank vomiting due to a hiatal hernia usually does not respond well to acid reducing drugs or other medications. These kinds of symptoms typically require surgical correction of the hiatal hernia. Your doctor should run tests to make sure that your esophagus functions adequately and that your stomach empties appropriately before proceeding with surgery. ...Read more
Hi doctor me m34 I am feeling vomit sensation from seven days but no vomiting what's the treatment for this?
Find cause of nausea: Nausea 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. Find ; treat the cause--see doc. ...Read more
Gastro: A gastroenterologist (gi doc) is the best person to address all of your symptoms. They can be from an anatomical cause or a psychological cause or both. Rule out the bodily cause and then things can be treated as a functional/psychological disorder. This dosn't mean your are mentally ill, but perhaps your body is responding to stress. ...Read more
No but no big deal: They happen with increased pressure and are not a big deal and will go away in a day or so. ...Read more
I was treated for trichomonious and had four pills to take. I vomited up one will the treatment still work. Or do I need to be treated again?
30 minute rule: Usually if you vomit before thirty minutes the pill has to be taken again. If you vomit more than thirty minutes after taking the pill you do not usually need to retake the medication. ...Read more
I've been treated for hpylori twice the second treatment came after an endoscopy 4 weeks ago. I'm still being sick daily & have heartburn& acid?
A burning problem:
The tx for Hpylori is good if taken as given. It can recur.
also should be refraining from anti inflammatory meds (prescribed or OTC), ie. motrin, ibuprofen, aleve (naproxen). no caffiene, no alcohol. if still problem consider having doctor order a fasting gastrin level. This is hormone that makes acid in stomach. When high persistent GERD/peptic ulcer problems can happen. Good luck. ...Read more
If someone got colon cancer and never got treatment of any sort, how long before they would show signs of being sick and how long would they live for?
A long time,,: This disease takes a while to develop like 20-30 years, unless it's associated with one of the polyp syndromes that cause it to appear much earlier. Usually it presents in the sixth decade of life (50-60) as fatigue and or change in bowel habits and abdominal discomfort. By this time it's usually advanced and 5 year survival is compromised. That's why colonoscopy is done for polyps at 50. ...Read more
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
My friend is having a headache with several times of vomiting in a day. She is 50years old without any history of ulcer what could be the treatment?
If I threw up straight blood last night from purging what are the signs I need to go to the ER if it's already the next day? Is treatment needed still
Repeated or violent retching can cause a tear in the lining of the stomach which can cause bleeding. If you feel lightheaded or dizzy standing it's a sign of low blood pressure from blood loss.
As a general rule people who vomit up blood should go to the ER to check vital signs. And to be checked to be sure no continued bleeding is occurring.
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A three year old has vomited three times within 10 hoursafter the first dental cleaning and fluoride treatment. Could the dental appointment have caused it?
Highly unlikely: It is highly unlikely the vomiting was related to the dental appointment. Any vomiting 10 hours later would most probably not be related. Fluoride can make some kids vomit if the taste disagrees with them or if they swallow a sufficient amount - but that happens immediately. The illness was most probably coincidental. ...Read more