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Why Is It That When I Vomit It Feels Like My Heart Stops
Vagal reaction: The stomach is controlled by the vagus nerve. This nerve is a parasympathetic nerve. Parasympathetic nerves release acetylcholine which can cause the heart to slow down. Severe vagal reactions can cause the wart to slow enough that you can pass out from lack of sufficient blood pressure. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Get bad headaches when I exercise hard enough to get my heart rate up to about 180. Head hurts and feel like vomiting for 10 min after stop exercise.
Several reasons . .: Several possible reasons for your nausea and your headaches, so please go see your doctor for further evaluation. HOWEVER, the one thing that is NOT abnormal is your heart rate of 180. In fact, at the age of 23, your maximal predictable heart rate is actually above 190. It is POSSIBLE that all of your symptoms may simply be related to exercising at a heart rate too close to your max. ...Read more
Is it a standard procedure to stop oral meds for patients with severe vomiting? My mom died 4 days after being taken off her heart meds while being treated for pancreatic cancer caused vomiting.
Any advice on how or cope better and stop?
See below: A breathing meditation called the 4-7-8 technique is excellent for immediate relaxation, and easy to do. To see a video demonstrating it SEE: http://bit.ly/1uyQgg8 For good advice on stress SEE: http://bit.ly/1t1LbhG For a very good APP for stress reduction get the Stress and Anxiety Companion SEE: http:///bit.ly/104V8hb If needed get professional help dealing with you problem. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I randomly get this thing where my heart skips, beats rapidly, then I feel hot all over and feel like I will vomit. Cause? Could it be heart related?
Palpitations: When your heartbeat feels unusual & rapid, we call that palpitations. The association with a hot flush & nausea makes it seem more significant, and it is certainly worth evaluating. If you have chest discomfort, shortness of breath, lightheadedness or fainting that's worrisome. Start by seeing an internal medicine or cardiology doctor; depending on what else turns up, some tests are in order. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My daughter is 25 she is feeling weak and she feels her heart is weak she feels like vomiting she doesn't want eat could cold cause the feeling of hea?
Had echo yesterday which shows fluid around my heart, I woke up last night vomitting, what can be the possible causes?
Pericarditis: A little fluid around the heart can be normal, but if it is seen it is likely abnormal. The most common cause of pericardial fluid is a viral infection, or other causes of inflammation which can be some disease like lupus, or medications. Injury to the heart can also cause fluid. The nausea may relate to the cause but also may not. Be seen if get sicker! ...Read more
Too young to be sick: People at the age of 23 rarely have any serious illness. This should be reassuring. But young people are more prone to anxiety and stress which can produce all types of symptoms like shortness of breath because anxiety leads to hyperventilation which causes symptoms like dizziness and nausea. I would advice you to practice relaxation and breathing exercises(yogic breathing),take slow deep breaths ...Read more
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