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Took a daily prescription pill but vomited shortly after

This depends on the type of pill you are taking, but there are a few good rules to follow. You may also want to talk with your doctor when your medication is prescribed, in case something like this ...
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Why not induce vomiting after accidental pills intake?

TL;DR: The only time you should induce vomiting is if the patient is showing no signs or symptoms and you are directed to by poison control or EMS dispatch. If you have a pill overdose situation and ...
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Being drunk, how does vomiting help become responsive?

Vomiting does not restore alertness. It might rouse them from their stupor because of the physical activity it involves, but it does nothing specific to increase their level of consciousness. If ...
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General purpose vomit response control?

Physiology, Chemoreceptor Trigger Zone (StatPearls): Nausea and vomiting are controlled by the vomiting center in the medulla oblongata, which is located between the brainstem and spinal cord. The ...
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I easily get motion sickness/nausea/vomit when riding a bus

Some ways which are said to decrease motion sickness include: Try having ginger candies or ginger tea ginger If possible stare at the horizon or anything that doesn't move(stationary). American ...
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Can a giant gummy bear (approx. 5 x 2 in.) give me diabetes?

There are multiple questions here so I'll tackle them one by one. Your initial question: Can a gummy bear give me diabetes? One giant gummy bear, alone, is very unlikely to give you diabetes. I don'...
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Does FPIES ever present with widespread non-specific intolerance?

My nephew had FPIES, he is also IgA deficient & has general food sensitivities & my looking into seems to indicate that these things are linked simply meaning that having FPIES does have some ...
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