Nausea and Vomiting/Vomiting every morning


I have been vomiting or dry heaving (depending on the day) for the past few months. I went to see a doctor and they just told me my stomach acid production was high. So they prescribed an acid reducing pill to try to help but after the first week I saw no changes. Why can nobody give me an answer as to why this is happening to me? Can you help?


Acid production does not cause daily vomiting or dry heaving.  You can produce a high amount of acid and not expect to vomit from it.  In fact, people who have acid stomachs vomit less than regular people because their stomach is so good at killing anything that could cause vomiting.  There is something else wrong.  Are you able to control it at all?  I am emetophobic so any amount of vomiting is intolerable for me.  Daily vomiting is not acceptable, so you should seek a second opinion from another doctor.

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