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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   My mother is vomiting now and has some phenergan with codeine left from a recent bronchitis infection. Can she take some to help with the vomiting?
Doctor :   since when is she vomiting?
User :   this afternoon
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how many times?
User :   does that mean yes she can take some?
Doctor :   no
User :   sorry. 4-5 times since early afternoon.
Doctor :   I will need to take ahistory before I can conclude
User :   ok
Doctor :   what other symptoms does she have?
Doctor :   the bronchitis is not related to vomiting
User :   diarrhea, achiness
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it looks like she has food poisoning
Doctor :   rehydrate her with plenty of fluids
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