Chapter 3: Symptoms and health concerns

Nausea and vomiting – What can help

Healthcare providers may try various things to help diagnose the cause and recommend for treatment. Click on each for more information.

What the healthcare provider can do


Sometimes when nausea, vomiting, or both can be anticipated. This might be after a chemotherapy or radiation treatment, or a planned trip in the car. In these circumstances, medication can be taken in advance.

What families can do

The following ideas may help relieve or reduce nausea and provide some comfort. Click on each suggestion below to read more.

Helpful resources