Nausea accompanied by vomiting are common symptoms that may be a result of any number of conditions. More often than not, they are caused by viral gastroenteritis, which can be mistaken as morning sickness or the stomach flu. There are also medications that may cause nausea and vomiting Los Angeles, but it is rare that it is a sign of something more serious.

When to call 911

If nausea and vomiting occur in conjunction with any of the following signs, please seek medical attention as soon as possible:

  • Confusion
  • Chest Pain
  • Blurred Vision
  • Cramping
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Stiff Neck
  • Fever
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Confusion
  • Fecal odor or material in your vomit

Have someone take you to our urgent care facility if you are experiencing any of the following:

  • Dehydration, dry mouth, excessive thirst, dark-colored urine, rare urination, lightheadedness, dizziness, or weakness
  • Your vomit has blood in it or is greenish in color
  • If the vomiting is accompanied by a severe headache or pain

Schedule an appointment if you are experiencing nausea and vomiting Los Angeles when:

  • Nausea and vomiting have been coming and going for more than a month
  • Along with nausea and vomiting, you experience unexplainable weight loss
  • If vomiting continues for more than 24 hours for children, 12 hours for infants, and more than two days for an adult


You can employ self-care measures while waiting for your doctor’s appointment by:

  • Staying hydrated
  • Relaxing
  • Consuming bland foods
  • Taking nonprescription sickness medicines
  • Avoiding strong odors

Be sure to contact us by calling (213) 386-2511 or schedule an appointment online if you are experiencing severe nausea and vomiting Los Angeles.