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Pain on right side when lying down
A female asked:
Im a drinker and i have pain in my side when lying my ribs feel tender on left side when lying down like weight is pushing on them ??
Dr. Alvin Linanswered
Geriatrics 32 years experience
Stop drinking alcoho: I assume by your statement that you're drinking more than one standard alcoholic beverage each day (sorry for sexism but men are allowed two), in whic... Read More
2.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 31-year-old female asked:
Is there any significance to having a hard pounding feeling heart beat on the left side when lying down on the left side ?
Dr. Andrew Zadehanswered
18 years experience
Normal: Don't worry, this is normal. The heart lies to the left, so pulsation a from the hearts contractions are better felt when lying on that side.
4.8k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattanoanswered
Gastroenterology 41 years experience
Get some help...: Abdominal pain is never normal, and lots of things can cause positional mid-left abdominal pain--see earlier healthtap answers please. Your symptoms ... Read More
673 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Beallanswered
30 years experience
Degenerative changes: This is most likely from degenerative disc disease or degenerative arthritis of the facet joints. Some degree of pain is normal but if it significantl... Read More
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickersonanswered
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Heartburn: For the short run take antacid and either PPI or H2. For the long run there needs to be weight loss and dietary changes. Finally if the pain is assoc... Read More
427 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 39-year-old female asked:
What causes facial numbness on left side that subsides when lying down this has been happening for a year?
Dr. David Nelsonanswered
Family Medicine 35 years experience
See a neurologist: I don't have an answer for you but this is most definitely not normal. See a neurologist asap. This could be a life threatening problem.
5.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 55-year-old female asked:
I have contraction like pains on lower right side iof abdomenwhen sitting but usually niot when standing or lying down?
Dr. Rawhi Omaranswered
Pathology 46 years experience
Variable causes: Sources of right-sided abdominal pain include biliary tract disease (gallstones, inflammation etc), appendicitis, right ovary/tube disorders and abdom... Read More
73 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 34-year-old male asked:
A bubbling feeling but no pain on the left side of my chest whenever i'm lying down on my left side. please help. thank you.
Dr. Frances Ilozueanswered
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Stomach gas likely: You may be dealing with excessive stomach gas, gastritis or acid reflux disease. Don't let the symptom go on for long without evaluation by your... Read More
4.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 67-year-old female asked:
When lying down on my left side i am having severe dizziness and when i try to get up also. i have been on bp meds for 2 years. what could this be?
Dr. Calvin Weisbergeranswered
53 years experience
Bp: The problem is not necessarily related to your blood pressue medications. You should go see your doctor for a history/physical and examination.
5.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 46-year-old male asked:
When i'm lying down i press into my stomach on the far right almost to my side(following the line where bbutton is) its mild discomfort any thoughts?
Dr. Donald Collinsanswered
Family Medicine 43 years experience
Gas?: Sometimes, gas pain can cause mild discomfort as you describe. Also could be muscle strain. If it gets worse, see a doctor.
4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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