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A 20-year-old female asked:

i get chest pains everytime i take water pills. is this really bad? should i stop using them immediately?

3 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Chest pain & H20 pil: 21 F of unknown medical Hx: Notes: I get chest pains everytime I take water pills. ANS: There are many water pills and reasons to take them and many causes of chest pain. But unusual for them to occur together. Review with your health care team. If if hurts a lot I would call them now.
Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 21 years experience
20 years old: Why are you taking water pills. Need more information from you. And a good medical history please
Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 39 years experience
Diuretics, pain : Why do you take diuretics in the first place?Chest pain is always bad & needs evaluation

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