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Doctor insights on: Chest Pain When Laying Down

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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

Many people with chest pain fear a heart attack. However, there are many possible causes of chest pain. Some causes are not dangerous to your health, while other causes are ...Read more


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Why does the chest pain got worse when laying down and relieved when putting 2 pillow.Also help reduce breathlessness?

Why does the chest pain got worse when laying down and relieved when putting 2 pillow.Also help reduce breathlessness?

Cp: Depending on your condition of breathlessness what you describe as needing to elevate the head of the bed may be orthopnea. If is pain typically pericarditis will improve sitting forward and worsen upon recumbency. ...Read more

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Chest X-ray was clear lungs & heart r fine. Yet i'm still having chest pain when sneezing or laying down why is this?

Several reasons: Having these types of symptoms can best be solved by having your doctor perform a thorough evaluation. Only through this type of process can he/she discover what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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How can you differentiate pericarditis symptoms from just severe heartburn? Bad chest pain left side, worse when laying down and breathing in.

How can you differentiate pericarditis symptoms from just severe heartburn? Bad chest pain left side, worse when laying down and breathing in.

Cardiologist: I would recommend for you to go to a cardiologist. He will probably get an EKG and depending on its findings recommend particular managements. Interestingly enough the treatment for pericarditis would worsen gastritis since it is basically NSAIDS. Good Luck C ...Read more

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Having chest pain but mostly when i lay down, never had heart burn. Could this be heart burn?

Could be: It is common for heartburn symptoms to occur when lying down. This can present as chest pain. If you have other cardiac risk factors such as , family history, obesity, high blood pressure, smoking, or diabetes you should seek medical attention to rule out a blockage in your heart. ...Read more

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I have chest /lung pain when I lay down its been there since August I'm 24 years old have been a smoker since I was 13 have no fever what could cuz it?

I have chest /lung pain when I lay down its been there since August I'm 24 years old have been a smoker since I was 13 have no fever what could cuz it?

Chest Pain: I understand your concern about chest pain for 9 months Thank you for being honest about smoking for11 Years Smoking can cause chronic bronchitis Bending and lying down particularly right after eating can make GERD symptoms and discomfort worse which can also become worse with stress See your Physician for diagnosis, have Lab tests, X-rays.Discuss treatment for smoking effects, GERD and stress ...Read more