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 can also be used for morning sickness, but there is little information about the effect on the fetus, and doctors prefer not to use them unless it is strict...

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primolut nor tablets
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Is salty taste in mouth a side effect of primolut nor ? ## Hello, Esti! How are you? Most medications can cause an odd taste in your mouth. Since this is a hormone, it could also be causing dry mouth, which could also be causing it. Other side effects, as listed by the FDA, may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache and irregular bleeding. Is there anything else I can help with?
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ilvitrim suspension used incorrectly
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Hiv+ my 2yr old found a bottle of iviltrim suspension, half 50ml he drank it, I gave him glass of fresh milk .... This happened an hour ago. Please help though he tested negative..... I'm using it for my 10 week old little girl. ## Hello, Monza! How are you? The FDA lists Ilvitrim as an antibiotic that is used to treat or prevent bacterial infections, one doesn't have to be HIV positive to take it. Thus, there are no worries there. However, it can cause side effects, such as nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. So having taken so much at once, he could end up ill and dehydrated, so it would be best to consult his doctor. Is there anything else I can help with?
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ketoanalogues ketosteril
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ketosteril was prescribed by my doctor in treatment of suspected kidney failure. The drug is very expensive here in the philippines, is there any substitute for Ketosteril 600 which is much cheaper? ## What is ketosteril capsule? Is this really effective to avert renal failure. My mom's creatinine is 2.1 living on one kidney. She is hypertensive and with controlled diabeties. Thank you! ## As to what other medication options may be available in the Philippines, I am sorry, I can't help you. Have you tried asking the doctor or pharmacist? That said, I am also having a difficult time discovering information regarding its use and efficacy. I am very sorry. Does anyone else have any information that can help? ## KETOSTERIL? appears to be manufactured by Fresenius Kabi and contain: ...
Updated 7 hours ago in Urea.
 
bendictine
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I took this drug in the 1970's while pregnant. Am looking for the side effects to the babies. Drug has been off the market for many years. Not sure on correct spelling. Used for nausea and vomiting during pregnancy. Thank you for any help you can send me. Sincerely, Dana Jones. ## Dana, The drug Bendictine you are referring to was reported to cause birth defects in some cases. But a similar drug is prescribed today and it's called Diclectin. Funny how some people will say to stay away from something while others say it's perfectly safe. I think it's a matter of speaking to at least several physicians and following your intuition, as far as what feels right for you and who you trust. The drug Diclectin is a combination of Doxylamine (an antihistamine) and Vitamin B6. A go...
Updated 13 hours ago in Diclectin.
 
Hair loss - using Livifem
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I'm on Livifem now for 7 months and have noticed a massive hair loss. I have decided to stop using it because this is very traumatic to me. Will my hair grow back again? And how long will it take for it to be normal again? Thank you ## The FDA classifies this as a hormonal supplement, so yes, it can cause hair loss as a side effect, along with headache, nausea, irritability, mood swings, weight gain and PMS-like symptoms. And yes, the hair loss should stop and your hair should fill back, after stopping it, but it may take a month, or two, before you see improvement. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Thank you for that confirmation. Im so confused what on earth should a woman do to be normal again. I have no idea what to use next that doesn't have a side effect. Regards
Updated 21 hours ago.
 
Need Answer
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I think I took2 of my thyroxine 100 mg. by mistake about an hour apart ... is this Ok ## Hello, Rose! How are you? Just once there shouldn't be a huge concern, but it would be best to inform your doctor, just in case. It could throw your levels off, when they are next checked. The FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, hair loss and weight changes. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 23 hours ago.
 
iron infusion side effects concern
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I had my first iron infusion on Monday (it is now Sunday) as I am severely iron deficient. I was not informed that there would be any side effects by my doctor or hematologist. Since Monday I have been bedridden with the worst migraines, chronic nausea, shoulder and neck muscle spasms, loss of appetitive, heightened sense of smell which in turn makes me vomit a lot, no energy, swollen glands, the feeling that something is crawling under my skin, itchiness, irritability, needing to urinate excessively, clammy mouth and sore joints. Is this normal? I've been to the doctor and he just gave me anti nausea medication which hasn't worked. I'm freaking out. I've just wasted a whole week in bed and still feel awful. ## Everything you've described are listed as possible side ...
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Sompraz D 40 Mg Side Effect
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I take nere about Five year Sompraz-d-40mg,pl tell me what the side effect to take long time. ## Sompraz D contains 30mgs of Domperidone and 40mgs of Esomaprazole, it is used to help prevent nausea and vomiting and treat conditions such as heartburn, GERD and ulcers. Side effects may include: drowsiness, dizziness, diarrhea and flatulence. You would have to talk to your doctor about possible long term effects associated with this medication; based on your health, medical history, etc. More info about this drug can be found in the links below: Do you have any other questions? ## I had burning sensation in stomach and it was confirmed in endoscopy that there are some small wounds inside the food pipe. I was prescribed Sompraj 40 tablets. I have used for 2 months and the burning sensation ...
Updated 1 day ago in Domperidone.
 
roche 6 pill w/ this - on the other side
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Have pills that say ROCHE 6 on one side and a line like this - on the other. What is the MG? ## Hello, Suzee! How are you? Roche lists these as being 6mg Lexotanil tablets. They contain the active ingredient Bromazepam. The FDA classifies this medication as a benzodiazepine derivative. It carries the risk of being habit forming and could cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and irritability. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Thanks for the info. I searched for it, but couldn't find any details.
Updated 1 day ago.
 
identify tabs
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Has anyone seen a small round white tablet with 50 on one side and a t on other. ## Hello Nick! How are you? There is a tablet matching this description that is manufactured by Victory Pharma, which they list as being a 50mg Rybix ODT tablet. The FDA classifies this medication as an opiate, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 day ago.
 

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