Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
159 Doctors are Online

18 year old having nausea, pain in lower abdomen. Had stale food. Is it due to pregnancy or food poisoning?

Hi. Im 18 and just had a baby and would like an answer..I have been feeling ill for four days now. I feel like I m going to throw up and I sometimes get strikin aches in my lower left and right abdominal. I also ate salad dressing that was 7 months overdue. But I didn t know if it was food poisoning because I m not throwing up or having diarrhea ..just the throwing up feeling. My stomach aches come and go through out the day and when they come my cheat sometimes gets tight or I get a faint dizzy feeling. please help me!!
Asked On : Fri, 25 May 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  33
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Radiologist 's  Response
May 2014
Thanks for writing in.

If you have been having symptoms after taking salad that's 7 months overdue, the first suspicion is food poisoning. Please consult a doctor immediately and get evaluated for food toxicity. You should drink plenty of water and fresh juices and eat healthy freshly prepared hom food. You might be given medications. Talk to your doctor regarding precaution to be taken and if you can feed your breast milk to your baby while on medication.

Hope this helps
Answered: Sun, 27 Oct 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor