Nausea & Vomiting

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Nausea & Vomiting Overview

An antiemetic is a drug that is effective against vomiting and nausea. Antiemetics are typically used to treat motion sickness and the side effects of opioid analgesics, general anaesthetics, and chemotherapy directed against cancer. They may be used for severe cases of gastroenteritis, especially if the patient is dehydrated. Antiemetics, though previously thought to cause birth defects, have been proven safe for use by pregnant women in the treatment of morning sickness and the more serious...

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White oblong non-scored pill with I 71 on one side
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Supposed to be bupropion hcl XL 300mg, but this is not the usual generic, and I can't find it online. ## Yes, that is the correct medication, it is manufactured by Cipla USA. The FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, nervousness, and dry mouth. Is there anything else I can help with? ## I was prescribed the same pill, also not my norm and also for Bupropion HCL XL 300 mg, It does say CIPLA on the bottle also. I thought it looked odd, so I googled it and was surprised to not find any info except for this thread. Did you have any problems? ## I have started gaining weight since I received. This is the only thing different I have taken in years. ## I began taking the Cipla version of Bupropion HCL XL 300mg 4 days ago. Each day I've ha...
Updated 2 minutes ago in Bupropion.
time gap between two doses of ondem md4
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What is the minimum time gap between two doses of ondem md4? ## What's the minimum gap between two doses of ondem 4 mg md. If the vomiting tendency continue after first dose. When to repeat dose.
Updated 8 hours ago.
Major Side Effects Of Dexona And Practin
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Does Dexona and Practin Tabs Increase weight...? Will i have any problems in future....? ## Please I recommend not to use practin and dexona....for weight gain... i used them for 2 mnths for weight gain...i gained 12 kgs in 2 months but after leaving those tablets..i had jaundice..and had anrexia and nausea ...and had no appetite..i lost all 12 kgs in only 15-20 days...but the symptoms continued..i had a doctor checkup ..he told me that it will take 8-12 months to recover.. However u can use only practin.... ## I have to agree, unless your doctor has instructed you to do so, it isn't safe to try to use these medications just to gain weight. Like any drug, they carry the risk of causing other severe side effects, just like Nayan has stated. Practin contains the active ingredient Cypr...
Updated 9 hours ago in Cyproheptadine.
povidone used as inactive ingredient inflames stomach esopgagus severe pain nausea
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Why is Povidone used as inactive ingredient in pills by certain companies? It makes me so sick. ## Hello, Sharon! How are you? I'm very sorry about the problem you're having. The FDA has an approved list of inactive ingredients that manufacturers can pick from. The list is based on their being inert, so they won't interfere with the action of the active ingredient and the fact that most people aren't allergic and/or don't react to them. On top of that, the quantities they are used in are so small, that they rarely trigger reactions in those are sensitive/allergic to them. You are, basically, one of a very minute percentage of people. Have you listed this allergy with your pharmacy and your doctor? If so, they should be able to check medications, before you get them, ...
Updated 9 hours ago.
Advise a suitable tablet for BP 140/100 or 130/90
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My BP is in between 140/100 and130/90 most of the times. My GP advised Losar-50 mg to take at 9am (before/after breakfast) and I am using it since 20 days. My age is 40 and does not have any other health problems like Sugar, Cholestral etc., Hence, I would like to know the side effects of this tablet or if any other tablet is good for my age without any side effects... ## The NIH lists the typical side effects of this medication as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased urination, and hypotension. It would be far more risky to allow your blood pressure to remain out of control, because that could lead to dangerous conditions, such as heart attack, stroke, or congestive heart failure. How is the medication working for you?
Updated 10 hours ago.
Eptoin uses and side effects of memory loss
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My son takes Eptoin 100+100+50 per day. Nowadays his memory is affected. Could this be due to Eptoin? ## Yes, this class of medication is known to cause that a side effect, he may also experience nausea, dizziness, headache, mood swings, and weight gain. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 10 hours ago.
glycomet gp 1 after meals
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When should be glycomet 1gm taken? Before of after the meals?...kindly advise. i am taking glycomaet gp 1 after meals please suggest ## Unless your doctor has instructed otherwise, it should usually be taken just before a meal, so it has time to start working, when you will be digesting your food and may experience the most blood sugar fluctuations. The NIH lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach pain, flatulence, diarrhea, and hypoglycemia. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 11 hours ago.
primolut side effect
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Hi, last month i took 2 - primolut tablet (only 2 days - per day 1 tab) to delay my periods & got periods on 31 dec but this month still i didnt get my periods , its been 7 days delay & never happened like this. Mine s always regular periods & i took once before this primolut 2 years back. Could you advise is there any issue:-(? ## This is a hormonal medication, so taking it may have caused a change in your natural hormonal cycle. The NIH lists other side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, spotting, and PMS-like symptoms. Is there a risk of pregnancy? If so, it never hurts to check, just to be sure. Are you on any other medications?
Updated 11 hours ago.
use in mala tablet
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After finishing mala.n when period wil start ## Usually, it takes about 2 days, though it can vary from woman to woman. The NIH lists typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, irritability, and PMS-like symptoms. Have you started your period, yet? Are you on any other medications? Is there a chance of pregnancy?
Updated 11 hours ago.
ANGISPAN-TR how long to be taken
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Past one year I am taking ANGISPAN-TR. 2.5 I was 90% -60%-50% blockage. How long I have take Angispan_TR 2.5 Please advice. ## why angispan tr be used? is it only for heart blockage? ## Not just for heart blockage, but for any condition that may impede heart function, it is used to help keep it beating and operating normally. The NIH lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, and headache. You should continue taking it for as long as your doctor deems it appropriate for you to do so. Are you on any other medications?
Updated 11 hours ago.

Nausea & Vomiting Medications (51 results)