Vomiting FAQs:


Q: Is vomiting different from regurgitation?

A: Yes, although the two terms are often used interchangeably.

Q: Is vomiting poorly understood?

A: Yes, but inhibitors of dopamine, histamine, and serotonin are all used to suppress vomiting, suggesting that these play a role in the initiation or maintenance of a vomiting cycle.

Q: Is vomiting the main complaints in 1.6% of visits to family physicians in Australia?

A: Yes.

Q: Is vomiting ordinarily preceded by retching?

A: Yes.

Q: Is vomiting severe?

A: Yes.

Q: Is vomiting used?

A: Yes.