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

4 year old having stomach pain and vomiting dark brownish substance. No fever. Could that be blood?

My 4 year old daughter vomited all over her bed in the middle of the night. It was a dark brown color and had little small bits in it. She doesn t have a fever and said she felt better after she vomited. She hadn t eaten dinner because she was complaining that her stomach hurt. Is this serious? Could she have vomited blood?
Asked On : Fri, 6 Jul 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  312
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response

Your daughter had a bout of indigestion. It is not a serious condition.

It is good to hear that she has no fever. There could be a tinge of blood in the vomit but that is not concerning.

Give her liquid food and semi-solids for some time now. After a day, you can give her solids.

Do not worry; she will be fine soon.

Answered: Fri, 6 Jul 2012
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