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Chest Pain And Burping
WHEN I EAT OR DRINK SOMETHING I GET REALLY BAD CHEST PAIN AND BURP ALOT THIS HAS BEEN GOING ON FOR ABOUT 1 WEEK?
Acid reflux: Normally, stomach acids remain in the stomach where the lining is well protected from damage by cels that produce mucin. The esophagus has less protection than the stomach and if acids leave the stomach frequently, the esophagus can be damaged. Acid exposure to damagesd tissues can cause pain (heart burn). Even though this sounds like reflux, a docctor's evaluation is suggested to confirm this. ...Read more
Severe chest pain whenever I burp, choking feeling for almost 4 days. Antacids takes pain away for a few minutes but then returns. What can this be?
Prob reflux. : Talk to your doctor for treatment options as well as dietary precautions. May need a GI doctor eval as well ...Read more
Diarrhea, intermittent chest pain, burping egg taste, headache, frequent urination... What is wrong with me?
I am experiencing heartburn and left chest pain followed by burping & passing gas. Could this just be indigestion or something more serious?
I started having weird throat pain and chest pain and was burping a lot. The burping relieves the pain for a millisecond. It is a sharp pain.
Spasm: Esophageal spasm can be quite sudden and painful and this may be what you're experiencing. Sometimes swallowing water May relieve the spasm. If you force yourself to burp, you are actually swallowing more air. If symptoms persist get examined by a physician for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Have had chest pain/burping all day. Painful gurgling left side of chest. Echo, stress, chest CT this year. All came back normal. Could it be heart?
Not likely heart: Most common causes of chest pain in your age bracket are gastroesphageal reflux or musculoskeletal pain. Belching common symptom of gerd. Can cause change in appetite or difficulty swallowing? Further workup of pain can include upper gastrointestinal series, endoscopy of esophagus and stomach, etc. Most of time GERD helped with proper medications. Heart can cause pain, but in your case ruled out. ...Read more