Vomiting also known as Emesis, is the condition in which the content of one’s stomach is thrown out forcefully through mouth and sometimes nose also. The feeling that one is about to vomit is called nausea.
Symptoms of Vomittings:
The important symptoms of vomit are dizziness, nausea, change in body temperature and restlessness.
Causes of Vomittings:
One of the most common cause of vomiting is gastric. Infection, stomach flu, food poisoning, migraine, sunstroke, dehydration often leads to vomits. The strong side effects of some medicine also create nausea. Vomit is not a disease in itself but is often the cause of some other diseases. Pregnancy is associated with vomits known as morning sickness. Vomiting involves lots of discomfort but is not a very serious problem. If you are not able to analyze the reason for vomits and the vomiting doesn’t stop then its better to consult a doctor. But if vomits occur due to some common cause like over eating, gastric, eating wrong combination of food, drinking alcohol, etc then these simple home remedies may be tried out.
Home Remedies For Vomiting:
Stop vomits with Mint:
Make a paste of 6gm mint(pudina) and add 2gm of epsom salt(sinda namak). Taking this paste with fresh water stops vomits.
Treatment of Vomittings with Cardamom:
Boiled water with cardamom(illaichi) should be given.
Get relief from vomits with Onion and Lemon Juice:
Extract one teaspoon fresh juice of onion and add one teaspoon of lemon juice. Drinking it gives relief from vomits.
Treat Vomits with Tomato:
Take 100gm of tomato juice, 25gm of sugar, 1 gm cardamom, 1 pinch of black pepper powder, 1 pinch clove powder. Mix the above ingredients. Drinking it gives immediate relief.
Remedy for vomits in Pregnancy with Coriander:
1 gm each Coriander leaves powder, fennel seeds and cardamom should be boiled in a cup of water. Prepare a decoction and filter it. Cool it and add required amount of sugar. Intake of this decoction twice daily proves effective. This remedy is especially good in pregnancy.
The liquid extract of fennel and menthol should be given again and again till the vomits stop.