Nausea Or Vomiting And White Patches On Tongue

Reviewed on 8/31/2020

Nausea and vomiting can occur with many common medical conditions such as food poisoning and gastroenteritis. They can also occur with more serious conditions including diabetic ketoacidosis. Any of these conditions can sometimes be accompanied by feelings of anxiety. Dehydration as a result of vomiting can cause debris on the tongue leading to a whitish color. If you are concerned about any symptoms, you should contact your doctor as soon as possible.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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