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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 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 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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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My dad tore esophagus after vomiting. What is the best treatment for this?

My dad tore esophagus after vomiting. What is the best treatment for this?

Depends on severity: Depending on the severity and the location, the treatment could vary. Best discussed with your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for preventing nausea/vomiting due to radiation therapy of the pelvis?

What is the best medicine for preventing nausea/vomiting due to radiation therapy of the pelvis?

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

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An inflamed asophogus caused constant vomiting…treatment ideas?

An inflamed asophogus caused constant vomiting…treatment ideas?

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

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What is the treatment for a hiatal hernia with chronic vomiting?

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

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Hi doctor me m34 I am feeling vomit sensation from seven days but no vomiting what's the treatment for this?

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

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Can vomiting during PTB treatment makes the lungs week?

Tuberculosis: Your lungs will primarily be damaged by the tubercle bacillus if you have pulmonary infection. If you are vomiting and aspirate acid vomitus this can produce chemical pneumonia. Otherwise this should not be an issue. ...Read more

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What can I do if reflux, vomiting and gastric pain continue despite treatment?

What can I do if reflux, vomiting and gastric pain continue despite treatment?

Endoscopy: You need additional evaluation. Please see a gastroenterologist so they can evaluate if an endoscopy is necessary vs other diagnostic testing or medications. ...Read more

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No saliva in mouth. Feels like vomitting. Appetide loss. What can be the cause. Any treatment?

No saliva in mouth. Feels like vomitting. Appetide loss. What can be the cause. Any treatment?

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

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Is there any treatment for petechial hemorrhage post vomiting?

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

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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?

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

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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?

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

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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?

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

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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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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?

Please Seek Doctor: Headache with vomiting is probably the very definition of when someone should be seen urgently. Please take or encourage your friend to get to the doctor or hospital urgently. ...Read more

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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

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

Maybe: 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?

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

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Vomiting (Definition)

Vomiting = expulsion of stomach ...Read more