Relief for Nausea of Chemotherapy

December 31, 2006

To reduce the terrible nausea andvomiting associated with chemotherapy,have patients drink club soda withlemon or lime an hour before mealtime.

To reduce the terrible nausea andvomiting associated with chemotherapy,have patients drink club soda withlemon or lime an hour before mealtime.Instruct them not to substitutetonic water or 7-Up: because of theirsweetness, these do not have thesame antiemetic effect.-- Emily Wing Rogers, PA-C
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