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Breathless when I go to take a shower?

Breathless when I go to take a shower?

Depends on duration : Have you had this all your life, or just recently? Is it associated with a different place to shower? Do you wheeze? Do you get dizzy? Do you get chest pain? Best to ask your doctor to check you out. ...Read more

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Shortness Of Breath (Definition)

Breathlessness is the sensation of not being able to catch one's breath. It may be seen in asthma, heart failure, ...Read more


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What are the best non addictive medications for chronic anxiety- i take Xanax (alprazolam) and my breathlessness doesn't go completely away but gets much better?

What are the best non addictive medications for chronic anxiety- i take Xanax (alprazolam) and my breathlessness doesn't go completely away but gets much better?

See Psychiatrist: You probably need an ssri[selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor] medication as well as adjustment of the xanax (alprazolam) first. Once the symptoms are controlled then perhaps the xanax (alprazolam) can be tapered off. Also enter into a course of psychotherapy since in the long run this may help you do without the medication totally. ...Read more

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Worrying to take viagara as I have read it could be fatal I got breathlessness on exertion due to acid reflux plz help?

Worrying to take viagara as I have read it could be fatal I got breathlessness on exertion due to acid reflux plz help?

Way too little info: ...and you really haven't asked a question. If you read something on the Internet that worries you about a medicine you're taking, it's best to ask your doctor in person. Nearly every concern my patients bring to me after reading the Internet can be explained as completely irrelevant to their particular situation. Use the Internet to get the questions to ask your doctor, not the answers. ...Read more

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COPD breathlessness gets real bad. I do symbicourt, incruse and a nebulizer with no relief. Blood oxygen is in a he 90's. What more can I do or take. ?

COPD breathlessness gets real bad. I do symbicourt, incruse and a nebulizer with no relief. Blood oxygen is in a he 90's. What more can I do or take. ?

Discuss: This may be moderate to severe obstructive lung disease or an acute exacerbation if the underlying disease is more mild (maybe due to infection). See the treating physician for an urgent follow up as add-on therapy may be needed (or go to ER, follow your instinct). Overall, pulmonary rehabilitation training may have the most positive effect long-term. ...Read more

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While i was travelling to kenya, i had experienced breathlessness, as I do suffer from palpitations, should I take sleeping pills on my way back?

You could: Don't mix them with alcohol. Don't overdose. If they were prescribed to you, presumably you don't have any contraindications or allergies to them. The breathlessness and palpitations (whatever their cause) should not be exacerbated by sleeping pills (a benzodiazapine?). ...Read more

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Unable to take deep breath or drink liquids by straw i have breathlessness on minimal exertion ctscan Pft normal is it due to lpr reflux and why? So

Unable to take deep breath or drink liquids by straw i have breathlessness on minimal exertion ctscan Pft normal is it due to lpr reflux and why?

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Mgt/workup: Your symptoms warrant a further workup which may include an EKG, Cardiac Echo and 6 walk test. Your PFTs should include a total lung volumes and DLCO. If you have trouble swallowing a swallowing study with speech therapy can be performed, you may be aspirating. Other screening tests include an autoimmune workup. ...Read more

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Doctor prescribed me hetrazan 100 for 21 days. I am asthmatic . can I take cipla seroflo 250 with hetrazan 100 as I m feeling breathlessness today?

Doctor prescribed me hetrazan 100  for 21 days. I am asthmatic . can I take cipla seroflo 250 with hetrazan 100 as I m feeling breathlessness today?

See your doctor: Stop all medicines that you think are causing you trouble for now, take your rescue asthma medicine like Albuterol, don't self medicate with other medicines that you don't usually take, and see your doctor or go to the hospital if you feel breathless, ...Read more

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Breathlessness age 19 no other symptoms?

Breathlessness age 19 no other symptoms?

Get a physical: exam and breathing tests from your doctor. If it is negative then it is probably due to anxiety. ...Read more