Vomiting is the uncontrolled expulsion of the contents of one's stomach through the mouth. It can be caused due to overeating or excess water consumption, and is normally a symptom of an underlying health condition. Excessive vomiting can make the body dehydrated.

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How to treat stomach upset and vomiting due to late-night meal?

Query: Hello doctor,My friend had a late-night meal last night followed by vomiting twice and a bit of diarrhea, headache, stomach pain, and fever about 101. She took Pan D twice and Calpol. But she still has a fever. What will you suggest?  Read Full »

Dr. Penchala Prasad Kandikattu

General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Which food do you take yesterday? Did you take any non-vegetarian food, ice creams, or eggs? Do you have loose stools? Any blood or mucus in stools? Possible causes could be food poisoning, bacillary dysentery, acute gastroenteritis, or acute gastritis. Use tabl...  Read Full »

Will accidental intake of Paracetamol tablet by a child cause Paracetamol poisoning?

Query: Hello doctor, My child ate a Paracetamol tablet (not fully) a few minutes back. But he did not vomit. Is it a serious issue? What should we do?  Read Full »

Dr. Sudhakar Palanisamy


Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Paracetamol poisoning is one of the most common poisonings in children. Considering your baby's average weight (around 10 kg), the dose is 65 mg/kg (650 mg tablet), which is a very high dose. Though the average toxic dose is 200 mg/kg, and the dose is very high, we nee...  Read Full »

What is the reason for the feeling of something stuck in the throat with recurrent vomiting?

Query: Hi doctor, I need some advice on behalf of my mother, who is 68 years old. For 16 days, my mother feels like something stuck in the throat area, projectile vomiting when eating or drinking anything, weakness, body aches, nausea. She vomits about twice a day and cannot keep food or even soup down. ...  Read Full »

Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Medical Gastroenterologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I completely understand that you must be very concerned and upset about your mother's health. I am sorry to hear that she has been admitted to the hospital because of dehydration. First of all, thankfully, her endoscopy (attachment removed to protect patient id...  Read Full »

Why do I have constant and severe pain above my stomach?

Query: For the past 2 weeks i have been having constant twisting pains in my upper stomach area. i cant use the restroom nor stand up for long periods of time. If i do i throw up constantly which makes the pains grow 10x worse . I have been doing alot of twisting & turning because of the pain .  Read Full »

Dr. Tinu Philip

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hello From the query ,its understandable that u r in a lot of agony. Have u been through a lot of stress these days ,any changes in diet , sleeplessness etc..? All the above can predispose to excess acid secretions from the stomach causing heartburn ,severe stomach pain and vomiting. Since u mentio...  Read Full »

Please suggest medication for severe acidity, vomiting, neck, and back spasm.

Query: Hello doctor, My sister is 40 years old. She is suffering from severe acidity, vomiting, neck, and back spasms. She had taken Mobizox tablet for pain relief. After continuing with that tablet for some days later, she developed severe acidity and vomiting. Later on, she started screaming in pain. No...  Read Full »

Dr. Pooja Pardhi

General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through your query. As per your query your sister needs proper evaluation and check up to know the cause of repeated spasms and pain as there are many causes of this. In my opinion, she should stop taking Myospaz and can use other pain relievers and continu...  Read Full »

Can drinking red wine make your vomit red?

Query: Hi doctor, I have a question. I went to a friend's house last night and drank too much wine. I actually did not feel drunk but woke up middle of the night not feeling well, and this morning I threw up twice. My last glass of wine was red, and it often will give me a headache (which I have). My prev...  Read Full »

Dr. Zubayeralam

Family Physician, General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Pulmonologist, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thanks for the query. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from vomiting, and your color of vomit is red like wine. You had a history of drinking red wine last night. Some people can become sick after drinking a few glasse...  Read Full »

I am having acid reflux and digestion problem, with depression. How to cure myself?

Query: Hello doctor,I am having problems with acid reflux, digestion, occasionally mild pain in the throat, feeling like vomiting, and depression. What could it be?  Read Full »

Dr. Talal Hussain

Family Physician, General Practitioner, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I see your problems at two different disorders. First is related to stomach and second is similar to depression. Both of the issues are interconnected. Firstly you have the problem of acid reflux, digestion issues, feeling like vomiting (nausea) and this is causing t...  Read Full »

Can premenstrual syndrome make women vomit an entire day every three weeks?

Query: About every 3 weeks to every month I have one day where I throw up from the morning until night. Like every 30 min im in the bathroom throwing up and it just gets to me throwing up stomach acid because I have nothing left. Today is one of those days and I don’t know what to do to make my stoma...  Read Full »

Dr. Artur Holubka

General Practitioner, Family Physician

Answer: Hello! I can safely assume Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), or premenstrual tension syndrome, premenstrual illness, cyclic syndrome, - a complex cyclical symptom complex that occurs in some women in premenstrual days (2-10 days before menstruation) and characterized by psychoemotional, vegetative and me...  Read Full »

Please help with the treatment for my occasional vomiting with diarrhea and bloating.

Query: Hello doctor, I have on and off vomiting paired with diarrhea, bloating, and midsection pain for the past nine days. I have these same symptoms two years back on my last two abroad trips and had a normal stool culture. I am wondering is it possible that I picked up a bacteria long back that flares ...  Read Full »

Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Medical Gastroenterologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Well, it is possible that you may have acquired some infections on your trip, not necessarily the bacteria, but virus, or parasitic infections, which also can cause similar symptoms. Did you swim there? Did you have a fever or felt ill on the trip? How is your energ...  Read Full »

Can COVID-19 result in frequent vomiting and other gastric problems?

Query: Hi doctor, My father-in-law is affected by the Coronavirus. He tested COVID-19 positive and then tested negative a week later. For the past 20 days, he is not able to eat anything. Every time he vomits what he eats even after medication provided by the government hospital along with Emiset. He got ...  Read Full »

Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Medical Gastroenterologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. The gastro problem is a secondary phenomenon with his current condition, not a primary cause for his symptoms. Anyone in intensive care support with lots of medications and monitoring can have significant gastric upsets, including but not limited to decreased appeti...  Read Full »

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