... I have difficulty taking a deep breath or yawning. Oxygen level good, no apparent cause. ... (2 replies)
... Has your doctor sent you for a Pulmonary Function Test? I have similar issues, while my lungs are very healthy, they for some reason are not releasing all the air when I exhale, creating a feeling suffocation. It's called "Air trapping". Depending on your PFT results it may give you some indication as to what is going on. Or sometimes, like in my case, no one has a clue -... (1 replies)
... I'm new to this site and may have already posted this message. My oxygen level is good, no apparent cause for this condition.
Docs don't know and treat symptoms with prednisone, etc., which doesn't help.
Anyone out there who can help? (1 replies)
... did you ever get it checked out? I have the exact same thing!!!! I stopped caffeine (de-caf coffee & any chocolate). - it's helped. Would love to know what your outcome was!!! (5 replies)
... regularly. I used to get frequent anxiety and because of that I still can't handle any caffeine. I also notice get short of breath when I gain a few pounds, or when I eat too much. ... (5 replies)
... Hey all, Ive had this problem for a while now. I feel like I can never get a full deep breath in. I always have to yawn in order to fill as though I took a satisfied filling breath. Ive done breathing tests and everything came back clean. ... (5 replies)
... i've read a lot of entries on another thread on this subject of having trouble getting a deep breath. it feels like something is wrong in the throat. ... (1 replies)
... I am a 36 year old male and for about 2 years now I have had trouble getting a full deep breath. Some times are worse than others and the only way I usually feel like I get a satisfying breath is at the end of a good yawn. ... (2 replies)
... having same prob mine started in april when i was put on blood pressure med was only on med for three days then doc took me off it cause of the urge to take deep breaths [yawn} if it's not a satisfying deep yawn have to keep doin until the yawn is deep and satisfying and i am still having the deep breath episodes (2 replies)
... Seven months ago i had trouble taking deep breaths. This went on and off for about 3 weeks. It would happen when i was eating, sitting, relaxing, and working out. ... (2 replies)
... Hi Matthew. I live in Houston, TX and my symptoms are the same as yours exactly. I thought I was the only person in the world suffering from this until I found this message board. I've had all the tests run also and the doctors can find nothing wrong. I used to have anxiety and panic attacks when I was a teenager and I know what they feel like. This isn't anxiety. I'm... (31 replies)
... ll of you. From the moment I wake up till I go to sleep I feel like I am not getting enough air in my lungs. I feel the need to yawn and sometimes I get a full breath but soon after I feel the need to take a deep breath again but it doesn't work. ... (31 replies)
... Quite a lot of this sounds very familiar. im 42, male. Been have trouble getting a deep breath for going on ten years now. Also very hard to complete most yawns. ... (31 replies)
... that I felt like I could not take a deep breath. ... (10 replies)
... I have been having problems getting a deep breath while exercising for about two years. When it started it only occurred during my daily 7 mile runs, but now it is almost constant. ... (1 replies)
... Simply put, your anxiety is making your body breath more than it needs. At first, I didn't even notice I suffered from anxiety. With hindsight, I'm positive that was the cause. ... (5 replies)
... efore. Breathing in carbon monoxide for a few seconds wont harm you it wioll help to calm your breathing down a little and then you should be able to take a good deep breath. ... (35 replies)
... This is very well said and am sure it is very correct. Am facing this problem for a few days now and GOD's grace I found this. I observed that when I divert my attention from the feeling, everything is fine. So anyone who has this problem can follow this. Also pray GOD since there is nothing that HE cant do.
Along with this there is one suggestion written by PaiNomor. You... (35 replies)
... take a 112 mg synthroid and have lost all the symptoms. One time I missed my meds cause I was out and I started having the stomach feeling like I couldn't get a deep breath....I said oh no, I need to get this under control right now and get my meds in me as soon as possible. ... (35 replies)
... every time I breath in its like it gets stuck in my throat and my lungs only receive the minimum. ... (2 replies)