Had my gallbladder removed and still having nausea and vomiting? Had all tests done and nothing is wrong they say. What can I do? I'm miserable!

Gallbladder removal. Post cholecystectomy syndrome is a rare, but real entity. It may be manifested by symptoms similar to those prior to gallbladder removal. First, an evaluation by the surgeon and repeat tests including liver function tests, ultrasound, and ct scan. Any abnormality should be explored. An evaluation by the gastroenterologist may then be necessary as well as cycling through different nausea meds.

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Had gallbladder removed May 2014.lot of symptoms stopped. Nausea and vomiting came bac end of June. Is it normal 2 feel nausea or vomit post surgery?

Not usually. Unless you have a stricture of the pancreatic duct it would be unusual for the biliary system to cause a problem. Would be concerned about irritable bowel syndrome. Have a set of liver enzymes with amylase taken and see what they find. A GI specialist would be the person to see. Read more...

I got my gallbladder removed in october 2011. I have burpsthat smell like bile. I have nausea and vomiting that also smells like bile. I get horrible stomach pains too. Whatshould I do?

It . It sounds like you are dealing with a severe case of acid reflux. This could be due to a stomach ulcer, gastritis, hiatal hernia etc. The most important thing here is for you to see your doctor right away. You will likely need to be referred to a gastroenterologist (gi doctor) for a special test called an endoscopy. This is where a camera will be used to visualize your upper GI tract (this includes your stomach). In the meantime try taking an over the counter medication like Prilosec or ranitidine. Best of luck. Read more...
Probably reflux. You should be evaluated for gastroesopheageal reflux disease. Read more...
Evaluation. You had your gallbladder removed. You have bile taste with burps. This could be avid reflux among other things including esophageal motility disorder. Your doctor will do a thorough history and physical. You may need an egd. Read more...

Help; Continuing symptoms of acid reflex, coughing, nausea with Vomiting yellow bitter bile & frothy foam/ liquids 1 yr post gallbladder removal.

Gastroenterologist. Have you consulted a gastroenterologist? If classic antigerd medications like prilosec or zantac aren't effective, you may be dealing with bile reflux rather than acid reflux. A gastroscopy to check for gastritis may be recommended. Read more...