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  • outcomes
  • However, it has been demonstrated in a large retrospective analysis in Torbay Hospital that unrestricted clear oral fluids right up until transfer to theatre could significantly reduce the incidence of postoperative nausea and vomiting without an increased risk in the adverse outcomes for which such conservative guidance exists. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • Alcohol overdoses that result in vomiting or severe external bleeding also warrant NPO instructions for a period. (wikipedia.org)
  • acupressure
  • Some medical studies have suggested that acupressure may be effective at helping manage nausea and vomiting, for helping lower back pain, tension headaches, stomach ache, among other things, although such studies have been found to have a high likelihood of bias. (wikipedia.org)
  • effective
  • Aromatherapy is sometimes recommended for treating nausea and vomiting, though currently there is not sufficient evidence that it is effective. (nih.gov)
  • They are particularly effective in controlling the nausea and vomiting produced by cancer chemotherapy and are considered the gold standard for this purpose. (wikipedia.org)
  • effect
  • Its main effect is to reduce the activity of the vagus nerve, which is a nerve that activates the vomiting center in the medulla oblongata. (wikipedia.org)
  • stomach
  • Nausea is an abdominal discomfort or queasiness that may be accompanied by vomiting (the forceful expulsion of stomach contents through the mouth ). (nih.gov)
  • sedation
  • 1) Both the World Health Organization and the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force recommend a multi-modal approach to pain management, with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen as baseline therapy, which can minimize the risk of opioid-related side effects including sedation, nausea, vomiting, cognitive impairment and respiratory depression. (shareholder.com)
  • pregnancy
  • also a 5-HT3 receptor antagonists NK1 receptor antagonist Aprepitant (Emend) is a commercially available NK1 Receptor antagonist Casopitant is an investigational NK1 receptor antagonist Rolapitant (Varubi) another recently approved drug from this class Antihistamines (H1 histamine receptor antagonists) are effective in many conditions, including motion sickness, morning sickness in pregnancy, and to combat opioid nausea. (wikipedia.org)
  • adverse
  • However, it has been demonstrated in a large retrospective analysis in Torbay Hospital that unrestricted clear oral fluids right up until transfer to theatre could significantly reduce the incidence of postoperative nausea and vomiting without an increased risk in the adverse outcomes for which such conservative guidance exists. (wikipedia.org)