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Asthma And Chest Tightness
Using OC with norethindrone acetate.Have asthma & allergies.Experiencing chest tightness, nasal congestion and sore throat since starting med.Related?
Chest tightness is the feeling of a "squeezing" or a pressure in the chest. Sometimes there is an associated breathing difficulty. There are numerous potential causes. Heart attack, angina, pericarditis, chest wall pain, heart rhythm condition, esophagus spasm, lung condition are ...Read more
Smoking a very little have asthma chest is tighter I haven't had my brown inhaler for years had some as chest was tight and it made it tighter why?
Anxiety vs asthma? Symtpoms, coughing, difficulty breathing, chest tightness, gasping for air. Have anxiety. On meds. Xanax (alprazolam) not working.Albuteral does.
Symptoms of my asthma(tight chest, short breath) shows whenever I am in a cold place(<21°c). Is it possible that coldness is a trigger of my asthma?
Yes: It's very common for asthmatics to be triggered by the cold. You can use your inhaler beforehand. Are you on a maintenance inhaled steroid? I'm glad you're taking a proactive approach to you disease -- it's very helpful. Thanks for asking and i wish you luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Asthma-tight chest breathles yawning and mucus but my inhaler not easing it&peak flw is my usual 350.5ft2" 7st7lb female.isit my asthma/somethin else?
Hi, my partner is 42 years old.He has asthma and a tight wheezy chest.Is having pain in his right arm since 3 nights ago.?
Be seen ASAP.: Tightness in the chest during an asthma attack can be a sign of a serious problem. New arm pain could be a simple muscle strain but could also be a sign of a chest or heart problem. Bring your partner to an urgent care center or emergency room as soon as possible to rule out a serious asthma attack. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I think I'm having asthma problems tightness in chest only past couple nights is it ok if I take a hit of my sons inhaler?? Doc app. On 4 th of sep
No, could harm.: Technically, it is against the law to use another person's prescription, hence I cannot recommend doing that. However, it is a common practice that isn't penalized as far as I know. The official answer is "No". You may have a cardiac problem which the inhaler could make worse. There is a medication OTC available at Walmart called Asthmanefrin now to replace the Primatene Mist taken off the shelf ...Read more
Hypothyroidism and adult onset asthma linked ? Been experiencing tightness chest pain shortness of breath only 20 & non smoker !
No: They are not linked. See doctor.Get a more detailed answer ›
28/male/non smoker/Asthma/GERD. Chest x-ray for tightness/dyspnea showed interstitium slighty coarse with no acute abnormalities. Concerned, IPF?
Talk to doctor: Chest x-ray is not a good way to diagnose IPF. From what I can see, the likelihood is low . But if you are concerned there are more accurate way to rule out IPF (HRCT chest, DLCO/PFT etc). ...Read more
Went to ER for asthma attack, tightness in chest spitting up yellow greenish sputum got CT scan doc said I have a slightly swoolen chest lymphnodes ?
Nausea a runny nose coughing up yellow phlegm dizzines stomach pains tiredness and with my asthma sometimes breathing difficulties &tight chest fevers?
See a physician ASAP: Without more details, you may well have uncontrolled asthma. That requires regular daily medication, not just a "rescue" inhaler such as albuterol. At your age, you may need to be evaluated for heart disease as well. See an internist first. If it is determined that it is most probably asthma, see an allergist/immunologist as well. ...Read more
I have asthma and i can't sleep at night.I feel chest tightness but i can sleep in the afternoons. Please help?
All along healthy person (age 15) developed cough and chest tightness. Dr. Says asthma. Is there a test/approach to confirm?
Spirometry: Asthma is commonly diagnosed based on medical history, family history, and physical examination. Spirometry is a test that measures how well lungs are working is commonly used in confirming the diagnosis of asthma. Other tests commonly used in the diagnosis of asthma include allergy testing and blood oxygen saturation and chest xray. ...Read more