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What does watery stomach mean?

What does watery stomach mean?

Liquid bowel movements (also known as diarrhea) can happen to everyone from time to time. They occur when you pass liquid instead of formed stool. Liquid bowel movements are usually caused by a short-term illness, such as food poisoning or a virus.

What is it called when your stomach empties slowly?

Gastroparesis, also called gastric stasis, occurs when there is delayed gastric emptying. Delayed gastric emptying means the stomach takes too long to empty its contents. Sometimes, when the food doesn’t empty properly, it forms a solid mass called a bezoar.

What can I eat if I can’t hold anything down?

When you can tolerate clear liquids for several hours without vomiting and if you’re hungry, try eating small amounts of bland foods. Try foods such as bananas, rice, applesauce, dry toast, soda crackers (these foods are called BRAT diet).

What should I avoid if I can not keep anything in my stomach?

To improve your tolerance when reintroducing solid food, avoid foods that may cause indigestion, such as spicy and fatty foods. Also, don’t eat too much at one time. It’s important that you are able to identify signs and symptoms of dehydration when you’re having difficulty keeping food down.

What causes vomiting up water, clear fluid, mucus?

Vomiting Up Water, Clear Fluid, Mucus Causes We often expect to see partially digested and even undigested food along with stomach fluids when we vomit. This is usually the case for up to a few hours after eating.

Why do I get watery diarrhea when I have a stomach bug?

View All. For most people, watery diarrhea is a symptom of the stomach bug. It can be caused by a wide variety of germs including viruses, bacteria, and parasites, some of which can easily be treated with medications.

Why does my stomach feel like it has mucus in it?

This is usually the case for up to a few hours after eating. However, when the stomach and upper part of the small intestine is “empty” of food, vomiting will only lead to the expulsion of the digestive fluids which can be clear in color similar to water has a thicker consistency like mucus or may be a yellow to greenish color.

View All. For most people, watery diarrhea is a symptom of the stomach bug. It can be caused by a wide variety of germs including viruses, bacteria, and parasites, some of which can easily be treated with medications.

Why do I have clear liquid coming out of my stomach?

Often, it is a sign of a stomach infection, caused by a bacteria, virus, or parasite. Or it could be from food poisoning. Morning sickness during pregnancy is another reason someone may vomit clear liquid. Clear vomit can be from cancer chemotherapy and other drugs that can stimulate the vomiting center of the brain.

Why do I throw up water all the time?

This can happen because you’ve already thrown up all the food and fluid in your stomach, you’ve been drinking a lot of water, or you haven’t eaten in a long time. Often, it is a sign of a stomach infection, caused by a bacteria, virus, or parasite. Or it could be from food poisoning.

Vomiting Up Water, Clear Fluid, Mucus Causes We often expect to see partially digested and even undigested food along with stomach fluids when we vomit. This is usually the case for up to a few hours after eating.