A 25-year-old female asked:
I'm 25, and have been having a slight pain in my middle/left chest, but only when i inhale. i do have gerd, but tums (calcium carbonate) aren't working. what do i do?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
A Verified Doctoranswered
35 years experience
Chest pain breathing: this can be anything from a pulled muscle to a blood clot in the lung, pneumonia, or even a collapsed lung. If this persists more than a day or worsens or is accompanied by other symptoms then you should get checked out by a physician.
3.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Mar 5, 2015
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.