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... But not sure what i ate or am doing but i now i have this upper back pain on upper right side next to the shoulder with a sensation of needing to burp. ... (20 replies)
... ageal spasms... I thought I was having a heart attack also and had a nuclear stress test and echocardiogram to rule out problems with the heart. I get HORRENDOUS back pain and chest pain... ... (30 replies)
... I had EGD also, everything was normal there, but I have this all over chest pain and then this stabbing pain in one place in the middle of the chest little toward the right side and the same stabbing pain in the upper back around the same level as the front pain. dr. ... (12 replies)

... I also feel a lot of my problem was caused by tension in and around my upper back. I'm working on that now too, to try to get to the root cause. I believe the ginger thing just helps with the symptoms. ... (20 replies)
... I have been having upper back pains for about a week now. More on the right side. I also have stomach pains just below the rib cage and on the right side but at times right in the middle. ... (20 replies)
... was half way through a delicious home made smoothie, when the nausea hit. Instead of vomiting though, I had instant diarrhoea and then chest and leg pains and upper back pains, and I really thought it was my heart. The nausea passed, but not the other things. ... (20 replies)
... I've only found this site today. And here I've been worried so much about the upper back pains I've been getting! They come and go,in spasms, but they seem to "run" up and down my back... like lightning flickers is the closest to describe them. ... (20 replies)
... I'm so scared about using benzo's though to cure it because the feeling of not having my esophagus constricted constantly would be too addicting and the drugs are so addicting as is... Has anyone talk to you about esophageal stretching? ... (30 replies)
... My esophageal spasms are a result of nerve damage. I can only imagine how awful it must be to have this problem and then have it compounded with anxiety disorder. ... (30 replies)
... Karen.....the Xanax is not a pain reliever. What it does is relax the muscles of the esophagus and chest wall. Spasms cause pain. When the spasm stops so does the pain. My recent problem for what ever reason, the xanax which has worked for 16 years....did not stop the spasm. ... (30 replies)
... Hi Karen. Yes the pain radiates to my back...between my shoulder blades. It's doing it right now along with the chest pain. Back in 1990 they tried me on Zantac, and it did nothing. Prilosec caused severe abdominal pain. Next they tried Aciphex... ... (30 replies)
... I have suffered from esophageal spasms due to acid reflux for 16 years. I'm a very small person. ... (30 replies)
... lillydilly, I am glad you found something to give you some relief, I have not been eating much in the evenings, been eating larger meal around early afternoon. So far I have not been bothered as much in the evenings or nights. don't know how long I will keep that up with the family still eating later dinners. I have other problems with my back & chest/rib area I get very... (20 replies)
... Lillydilly, I hope you see this since your orginal post was a couple weeks ago, I had the exact same problem occur a couple years ago, it would come on so suddenly the attacks(thats what I called them) would leave me scared to death with my heart racing, it would just as you said go up the neck like lighting into the chest area & I felt like I could not breathe, I had to pull... (20 replies)
... What an informative post, Harry! I will share this with my girlfriend, who suffers from frequent cramps. We knew that certain vitamin/mineral deficiencies cause them, but were'nt sure which ones. My husband gets cramps in his legs often. His are extremely painful. He also has diabetic neuropathy in his back & legs, but I think the cramps are unrelated. The information you... (20 replies)
... Lily & FG, There are all sorts of minerals in many forms available and I have probably used them all-- as with all minerals -- some forms are more bioavailable than others. The best mineral absorption that I have ever found and use are Chelated Minerals that are bonded to a protein amino acid-- glycinate or lysine. I use Solgar and Carlson brands that use an Albion Labs... (20 replies)
... as a separate issue, until I read about magnesium, and put the two together. I just never thought of my reflux as being a form of muscle spasm the same as my leg spasms till then. ... (20 replies)
... The not being able to breathe is so scary. And so limiting as to what I can do. Something must be done about it. I'd like to be able to go back to work someday. I've been off work for 8 months now for medical reasons with no end in sight. ... (20 replies)
... I have a similar pain but not all the time (20 replies)
... My back hurts all the time - I hurt right through from front of chest and upper stomach - to back, all the time. (20 replies)




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