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Vomiting with blood after alcohol intake - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   i am vomiting up blood, but not heaps i am also feeling a bit week. i have slept most of the day, i did have a ittle bit to drink yesterday but that was about 30 hours ago
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
This is commonly seen after alcohol intake
Doctor :  
Is this the first time or has happened in the past?
User :   yes it is the first6 time i am aware of
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
May I know your age and gender?
User :   female, 19
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Since when have been taking alcohol?
User :   my life or the last time?
Doctor :   In your entire life

User :   um 4 years
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
What about the frequency?
Doctor :  
and also the dosage
User :   maybe once a week, the dosage can vary yesterday i would have had quite a bit
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
And this episode happened yesterday right?
Doctor :  
or how long after the drink?
User :   about 30 hours maybe longer
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
Right now, you can wait for a day, if the volume of blood loss is not alarming
Doctor :  
Drink cold water, cold milk
Doctor :  
Avoid spicy, sour and hot foods
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Also you can take Omeprazole 40 mg once daily
Doctor :  
or 20 mg twice daily
Doctor :  
half an hour to 1 hour before food
Doctor :  
continue that for 15 days
User :   ok thankyou
Doctor :   Are you having abdominal pain?
Doctor :   Are you there

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