Why Can’t I Throw Up?
Good morning doc … nWant to ask why I can’t vomit, I have nausea and want to vomit but nothing comes out, it’s been going on for a long time now I’m 27 years old I threw up when I was in elementary school nThank you doc
Nausea is the sensation or feeling of wanting to vomit. Nausea is not always accompanied by vomiting. What should be considered in your case is the cause of the nausea. Do you experience frequent nausea? Nausea can be caused due to many factors including:
Gastritis or heartburn Gastroenteritis, characterized by nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and diarrhea Appendicitis Motion sickness Morning sickness in pregnant women Vertigo Certain habits: eating too much, drinking alcohol, reaction to certain smells Problems other medical: urinary tract infections, bulimia, low or high sugar levels, kidney infections, drug side effects, hepatitis, heart attack, post head injury Treatment of nausea will be adjusted according to the cause. In the meantime you can do the following tips:
Eat in small portions but often drink lots of water, inhale the scent of ginger. Consume warm ginger. Avoid aromas and foods that stimulate nausea. Eat slowly. Try to give yourself 1-2 hours if you want to lie down after eating. Position your body so you can sit or sleep comfortably. experiencing nausea, you should see a doctor directly so that further tests can be done to determine the cause. Then you can be given proper treatment by a doctor, can be anti-nausea / anti-emetic drugs, and treatment for diseases that cause nausea.
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Thank you and hope it helps,
dr. Devika Y