Mnemonic for Causes of Vomiting : VOMITING

Remember the causes of Vomitting using the medical mnemonic / acronym : VOMITTING

Causes of Vomiting : VOMITING

Vestibular/ Vagal reflex (pain)

Opiates

Migraine/ Metabolic e.g. DKA

Infection

Toxicity (cytotoxic, digoxin)

Increased ICP/ Ingested alcohol

Neurogenic

GI/ Gestation


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