Walk-In Clinics for Treatment of Nausea, Vomiting and Diarrhea

Nausea and Vomiting

Nausea is that uneasy feeling you feel right before you vomit. Vomiting is when the mouth ejects the stomach contents.

Some causes of nausea and vomiting include:

  • Stomach flu
  • Motion sickness
  • Food poisoning
  • Alcohol use
  • Pregnancy
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Inner ear disorders
woman stomach pain in bathroom

Recovery

After you have given your stomach a chance to recover from the vomiting, you may start eating soft foods such as:

  • Toast
  • Crackers
  • Rice
  • Cereal
  • Bananas
  • Scrambled eggs

Avoid anything that will further upset your stomach, such as spicy and fibrous foods.

Seeking Medical Care

You should seek medical care from Hilo Urgent Care or Keaʻau Urgent Care when you have not been able to keep your fluids down for more than 12 hours or if you have any additional symptoms such as:

  • A fever higher than 100
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Bloody diarrhea
  • Extreme signs of dehydration such as a dry mouth, massive thirst, scarce urination, dizziness, and lightheadedness
Hilo | 670 Kekuanaoa St, Hilo HI 96720
Kea'au | 16-612 Old Volcano Rd Keaʻau HI 96749
Hilo | 808.969.3051
Kea'au | 808.966.7942