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green vomit

My 60 yr old mother underwent partial colectomy,  temporary colostomy and apendectomy all at once 9 days ago.  The day before yesterday we we were discharged from the hospital.  She has been on soft diet for at least 5 days now.  Yesterday she started vomiting green liquid. We have informed her surgeon and he has prescribed omeprazole once a day for the next seven days.  Still her vomitting comtineous.  Is this normal or is there anything else we can do?  Thanks a lot.
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omeprazole is a pump inhibitor, it stops so much acid being produced in the stomach. Green coloured vomit is bile which is made by the liver and distributed via the bile duct. I would firstly check constipation because this can cause her system to backup. Has anything passed into her colostomy bag and is it firm and what colour is it?

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