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My adult daughter drank fountain Mountain Dew and instantly

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My adult daughter drank fountain Mountain Dew and instantly got a nasty headache, nausea, and vertigo. Should we go to the ER?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr.Anil replied 4 months ago.

Hello and thank you for your question. I’d be happy to assist you.

Sorry for late reply and inconvenience.

If she is unable to keep liquids down then she needs to be seen by a doctor at ER.

Otherwise try some self care measures-

Give her Gatorade.

Also OTC Emetrol/Meclizine and Motrin can be given.

Such ice cubes.

Also do gentle massage with muscle relaxant ointment on back of neck.

Monitor her blood pressure.

If her symptoms'll persist or get worse over the time then visit ER.

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