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Vomiting after taking antidepressant medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi,
Doctor :   Hi,
User :   doctor friend has taken rexipra yesterday
User :   10 mg ..cause she thouht it might reduce her dipression
User :   her stomach is paining and she has a terrible vommiting sensation..
User :   unbearrable pain ..
User :   what to do doc...i am very scared
User :   she dint take rexipra today
Doctor :   Ok, are the symptoms since taking the medicine ?
User :   noo doctor ....only since evening
User :   she had stomach pain for about halfan yesterday
User :   after talking the medicine
User :   she has pcod too...
Doctor :   Is is for the first time she took the medicine yesterday ?
User :   yes doctor..
User :   she has pcod so,her stomach will pain during period times but she has vomittimng sensation now..
Doctor :   Ok, the symptoms she has are typical side effects but if severe she may have to be taken to a local doctor who can prescribe her antispasmodic medication
User :   i think it is severe doctor, do u advice me to take her to a doctor now.
Doctor :   yes,
Doctor :   it may not be dangerous but she may be needing symptomatic treatment
User :   can u prescribe any medicine for that i can go buy and her now..
Doctor :   I am sorry , its very unethical and dangerous to prescribe medication without examining her
Doctor :   and its also a side effect of a medication what she is suffering from
User :   do u think it not dangerous ...
User :   can we see till morning...
Doctor :   I would advice you to take her now
Doctor :   as the symptom she has is not a dose dependent sideffect
Doctor :   it may worsen if not treated with an antispasmodic
User :   but doctor she dint take it today... only yesterday she took that medicine and still do u think she will have the pain and symptoms starting in the evening...
Doctor :   yes, there are possibilities
User :   ohh ..okk doctor
Doctor :   also a detailed examination is needed to confirm the same
User :   ok
User :   thankyou doctor ...thankyou
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
User :   i really appreciate ur advice and the service health care magic provides..
User :   you are absolutely welcome doctor ... thank you again ...
Doctor :   Thanks again
Doctor :   Bye for now
Doctor :   Take care
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