Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome

HYPER-Emesis sounds gross! It sounds like something from a horror movie and invokes thoughts of demonic possession. Of course we deal with vomiting a lot (ex, Pyloric Stenosis, Malrotation, Testicular Torsion, Ovarian Torsion, Vertigo, Ogilvie’s Syndrome) and fortunately, we have good therapies to fight off the potential dehydration; however, sometimes the demonic possess persists. Thanks to our good friend, Dr. Simone Lawson, I was reminded that some unique therapies may need to be employed in such cases. Let us take a minute to review one specific cause of vomiting that thwarts our common therapies – Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome: Cannabinoid Hyperemesis … Continue reading Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome