... I am so sorry that you are going through this mess. I am somewhat in the same boat as you are. I have always had a bad stomach (past 8 years), due ot a bad reaction to a vitamin but stomach got even worst and I got bad reflux with the burning in the throat and lots of other stuff. I would advise you to go to a Gastro doc and take the proper test and maybe an endoscopy. I am... (6 replies)
... e dot. I woke up fifteen minutes ago with a breathlessness sensation in the dream I was having and when I came to, my heart was beating hard and I had that weird tight chest feeling. Also, my legs were asleep!! ... (6 replies)
... "Hi WinterTears",
A warm welcome to HealthBoards!!...
Feel free to come and chat with us here anytime,
Solofelix. (6 replies)
... Hi. I'm new in town..*nudge, nudge*...anyway!
I've been suffering from GERD/Acid reflux (aren't they both the same?) for as long as I can remember now. The past year or so, it's gotten worse, and by worse - I mean absolutely debilitating.
I wanted to know if this could be GERD causing all of this mayhem, so I want to provide you all a list of my symptoms :
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... palpitations....I notice its more when I am at a certain angle too I get throat and or spasms in my chest and throat of course I think I am dying.. heart ultrasound and ekg is fine...its a combo of the anxiety and gerd and post nasal drip. ... (3 replies)
... ver crossed my mind to join a health forum before. All that changed however a month ago when I started getting explainable throat tightness, shortness of breath, chest pains and heart palpitations. I noticed every time I burp it seems to calm down the tight feeling in my chest and throat. ... (3 replies)
... When I was 19 I went to my primary doctor saying that I was having chest tightness. ... (3 replies)
... We had to wait till 2 months ago for a new fiberglass roof. Chest still okay. ... (0 replies)
... Hi There
I am new to this site, I only dicovered it by surfing the net trying in desperation to find an answer to my problem, but it seems after reading the problems you all suffer, that there is'nt a cure, just temporary relief by taking the strong medications that are prescribed to us all.
I too have suffered terribly with a bad stomach and oesophagitus acid reflux for... (34 replies)
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... I have been through all of the same crap and worries you all have too....the tight chest, shortness of breath, quit all acid foods including coffee, and all the heart and lungs tests, which were fine. ... (34 replies)
... Ive had a tight chest for just over a Day and its starting to grind me down! Also ive never ached so much in my life. Why are these things sent to test us in life? ... (0 replies)
... I have been suffering with this for two weeks and I have no idea which symptoms may be connected to my newly acquired TMJ or my flare up of GERD.
Two weeks ago after a heavy meal and a few days after damaging my jaw I woke up in the night with a weird throat spasm and feeling like I had something stuck in my throat. Then over the weeks I started to get the lump feeling... (4 replies)
... These are the symptoms that I had that were easily diagnosed and resolved: acidity, burping/gas, lightheadedness, tightness in chest, pounding hearbeat or head, stomach pain. If you have these, you may have what I had which is an H. pylori bacterial infection of the digestive system. You can ask for an H.pylori test which is a simple blood test or stool test. The treatment... (0 replies)
... sharp, dull, vague, uncomfortable, achey, centered chest tightness. I feel it around below sternum as well. ... (31 replies)
... What did you do to stop this. Really painful in the chest forever due to reflux. ... (30 replies)
... I had never had pain like that in my life! I also had indigestion and I'd pop a tum and it would go away. I was never so scared when that pain first hit me. Thanks, and I hope everyone has a good day today too!! (30 replies)
... Hello MLB65, You have described my symptoms to a tee!! It has been over a year now with this going on and off for me. Last year this time, the mucus and tight chest started for me. I thought I was getting asthma. It really scared me. I took a puff of a family members inhaler, but it didn't do much for me. ... (30 replies)
... Thanks so much for responding!!
I know I have to stop looking at these health boards so much...causing anxiety.
I just have that darn constant pain between the shoulder blades and the swollen feeling in my chest. I am so worried that I have damaged my esophagus. I"m going for a barium swallow test next week.
Saw a doctor today and he thinks the pain in the shoulder... (34 replies)
... I have been suffering from tight chest and pressure in the head for the last 10years. ... (4 replies)