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Zachi, West Belmont Avenue, Chicago, IL, USA

March 18, 2018 11:30 AM

1406 West Belmont Avenue, Chicago, 60657 Illinois, United States

Symptoms: Nausea Vomiting

I ate the loaded lentil soup (shwarma chicken in it) and some falafel around 7pm. Stomach started feeling ill about 1-2am. Started vomiting 2-3am. Had chills and nausea most the night
Symptoms stopped when I finished emptying my stomach contents (3 bouts of vomiting over 1-2 hrs). Woke up mostly fine the next morning. No more chills. Stomach sensitive but no nausea or vomiting yet.

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