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sensation of discomfort, or queasiness, in the stomach. It may be caused by irritation of the stomach by food or drugs, unpleasant odors, overeating, fright, or psychological stress. It is usually relieved by vomiting. Nausea is frequently present during the early months of pregnancy, and it is a concomitant of motion sickness. However, nausea may also be the symptom of a serious illness; thus persistent nausea should receive medical attention.



an unpleasant sensation in the epigastric region, along the esophagus, and in the mouth, associated with stimulation of the vagus nerve; it is often accompanied by dizziness and weakness and usually ends in vomiting. Nausea may be produced by direct stimulation at the root of the tongue (as when a probe is swallowed), by disturbances in the abdominal organs, by various types of intoxications or infectious diseases, by the intake of certain medicines, or by motion sickness. Atropine or sedatives may be used to suppress nausea. Treatment is directed at the underlying disease.

What does it mean when you dream about nausea?

Purging and getting rid of a sickening situation or condition in the dreamer’s life can be indicated by this dream symbol.


Feeling of discomfort in the stomach region, accompanied by aversion to food and a tendency to vomit.


the sensation that precedes vomiting
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Table 1: Incident Cases of Chemotherapy Induced Nausea and Vomiting in United States (2013-2023)
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The women kept daily diaries of whether they experienced nausea and vomiting in the 2nd through the 8th week of their pregnancies and then responded to a monthly questionnaire on their symptoms through the 36th week of pregnancy.
Hinkle asked 800 women to keep daily diaries noting whether or not they experienced vomiting or nausea in the second week through the eighth week of their pregnancies.
The company stated that SUSTOL's efficacy in preventing nausea and vomiting was evaluated in both the acute phase (day one following chemotherapy) and the delayed phase (days two-five following chemotherapy), concluded the company.
Nausea and vomiting occurring after the use of chemotherapeutic drugs has been a well-recognized fact for some time.
Treatment of severe nausea and vomiting of pregnancy or hyperemesis gravidarum with methylprednisolone may be efficacious in refractory cases; however, the risk profile of methyl 'Dextrose and vitamins should be included in the therapy when prolonged vomiting is present, and thiamine should be administered before dextrose infusion.
There is no evidence that any dose of a single antiemetic can achieve more than 60-70% prevention of nausea and vomiting.