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Dull pain in upper right chest could this be a result of stopping pristiq (desvenlafaxine) or taking my adderall? Should I be concerned?

Dull pain in upper right chest could this be a result of stopping pristiq (desvenlafaxine) or taking my adderall? Should I be concerned?

Chest pain: Please get an exam right away. Stopping [ristiq unlikely cause. Over use of Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) may be a culprit. Bottom line: need a thorough exam to rule out cardiac. ...Read more

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I just awoke from a nap and I am experiencing a dull pain in my upper right chest?

I just awoke from a nap and I am experiencing a dull pain in my upper right chest?

Chest ache: This is a nonspecific symptom. At this time I would merely observe for any associated symptoms of tenderness, increase in discomfort with deep breath, cough, wheeze or shortness of breath. A cardiac cause is unlikely on that side of the chest. My guess is that this dull discomfort is from some mild rib cage muscular irritation or strain and will resolve. ...Read more

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Chest pain on right side been Getting for a while dull pain?

Chest pain on right side been Getting for a while dull pain?

Possibly not cardiac: See your physician need evaluation for gall bladder? pulmonary or cardiac problems causing the pain
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Doctors think I may have SVT is it normal with SVT to have intense L sided chest pain followed by dull pain for a few days after, almost weekly.?

Doctors think I may have SVT is it normal with SVT to have intense L sided chest pain followed by dull pain for a few days after, almost weekly.?

They should know: If you have SVT they would know if they have access to your heart rhythms. Sustained rhythm disturbances can cause issues including chest pain from not enough oxygen to heart. 220 - your age is max heart rate. If beneath that speed at your at you really shouldn't be having significant chest pain. Young girl with that I would think about Wolf-Parkinson-White ...Read more

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Dull aching chest pain on right side chest tightness?

Dull aching chest pain on right side chest tightness?

Without knowing: Anything else tight chest/chest pain = call 911 and get evaluated!
good luck. ...Read more

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Hello doctor, iam experiencing chest pain that lasts about 24 hours. Its like sharp and dull pain that comes and goes it gets worse with movements?

Given your age &: Nature of the symptoms this is likely musculoskeletal which generally improves with rest, time and sometimes nsaids. ...Read more

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I started getting chest pain above my left breast recently. It's a constant dull pain that often becomes a sharp pain. Should I ignore or be seen?

I started getting chest pain above my left breast recently. It's a constant dull pain that often becomes a sharp pain. Should I ignore or be seen?

Chest pain needs to: Be evaluated by your doc. It MAY be simple muscle tightness or something more but a doc needs to make that determinations. The presentation of cardiac issues w/women is different from that of men so please don't look on the net or talk to well meaning folks because it may be mis-information. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Left chest pain, md says it is not cardiac. Pain described as constant dull pain with intermittent sharp severe pain like lightning. Suggestions?

Left chest pain, md says it is not cardiac. Pain described as constant dull pain with intermittent sharp severe pain like lightning. Suggestions?

Chest Pain: Does it hurt you anywhere on yr left chest on touch? What activities cause you pain? Any EKG? Likely muscular or costochondritis if cardiac work up is negative. ...Read more

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I get a sharp, stabbing, dull, aching chest pain and I can't breathe when this happens. Also get light headed when this happens? The pain is intense.

Chest pain: Chest pain and shortness of breath means you need to go to an emergency room now. There are lots of possible causes including coronary artery disease, pneumonia, pericarditis, pneumothorax, gastroesophageal reflux disease, costochondritis, rib fracture, panic attack, anxiety...
The list keeps going.
You need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Chest pain, nasal congestion, distorted vision, headache, waves of nausea, sharp pain lower right abdomen, dull pain lee right back, thoughts?

Complicated: There is not likely to be any one single diagnosis that ties all your symptoms together. Right lower quadrant pain always raises the question of appendicitis which always has nausea associated with it so you should be examined today to rule that out (or confirm it). ...Read more

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What could cause aching chest pain?

What could cause aching chest pain?

An Achy Breaky heart: Just kidding, couldn't resist w/ that set-up! Seriously, there are many causes of chest pain (CP) but anterior CP is usually caused by 4 diff etiologies. 1. Cardiac. Heart etiologies are usually triggered by activity. 2. Pulmonary. Usually it is a sharp, pleuritic pain w/ inspiration. 3. GERD. Acid reflux usually causes burning. 4. Chest wall pain. From aching muscles. So need details ...Read more

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My 24yo bf is having slightly minor aching knife like chest pain in the middle of the 2pecs. It happens at least once a day for at most 5min. Help?

Can't tell: The good news is the chance that a 24 y/o man of having a heart attack is very very small. It's most likely musculoskeletal. However I would get it checked out. There are other possible diagnoses but we can't examine him, get a detailed history, or run tests if needed. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has been having this aching knife like chest pain (but not too severe) which is located in the middle of my chest between the pectoralis?

My boyfriend has been having this aching knife like chest pain (but not too severe) which is located in the middle of my chest between the pectoralis?

See your physician.: Unfortunately chest pain symptoms cannot be explained without an in-person evaluation by a physician. If it is worrisome enough, either go to your primary care physician or the er. ...Read more

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Immediate response sever chest pain left side aching constantly dowager ia and not feeling well at all please respond quickly?

Immediate response sever chest pain left side aching constantly dowager ia and not feeling well at all please respond quickly?

See a doctor: If you are young and have no medical problems and the pains only last a few seconds they probably are not dangerous. If you start to have shortness of breath, get drenched in sweat, have nausea or vomiting, get dizzy, or the pain remains constant for more than 20min you should probably see a doctor. ...Read more

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I'm experiencing on and off stabbing pain in my side by my kidney. Only on my left side as well as aching chest pain which is also on and off.

I'm experiencing on and off stabbing pain in my side by my kidney. Only on my left side as well as aching chest pain which is also on and off.

Could be a number: Of things, that's why the best thing to do is to see your physician who will perform a detailed history and a physical exam. It could be your ovary, kidney, intestine, stomach, heart or lung. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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Chest pain left side. Vitals ok, no symptoms other than aching pain on chest. Comes and goes past few hours. What is it? Musculosketal or cardio?

Chest pain left side. Vitals ok, no symptoms other than aching pain on chest. Comes and goes past few hours. What is it? Musculosketal or cardio?

Mgt: It could be either, but if it is reproduced by pressing on the area of pain, it is more likely to be muscular. If you have no history of illness, including cardiac disease and no family history of cardiac issues, then muscular would be more common in your age group.
A heating pad or ibuprofen may help to alleviate the pain.
A virtual appt can be made online to follow up. ...Read more

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Chest pain left leg & left arm aching ache?

See ur doctor: Need more information and a physician needs to examine you. Please consult your primary doctor. ...Read more

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Could poor posture/computer work cause miserable aching down both sides of neck at the same time? Strong carotid pulse, no chest pain/neuro symptoms.

Could poor posture/computer work cause miserable aching down both sides of neck at the same time? Strong carotid pulse, no chest pain/neuro symptoms.

Yes: There are two muscle groups running on either side of your spine in the back of your neck that cause both neckache and tension headaches. Massage therapist now, better posture next time. :). ...Read more

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Chest pain from anxiety, aching muscles, heart failure or what?

Chest pain from anxiety, aching muscles, heart failure or what?

Quality of pain: The answer is the type or quality of pain being felt. The location, severity, onset, precipitating factors etc all can help medical personnel figure out what's going on. Sudden crushing chest pain radiating to the jaw or down an arm is easily distinguishable from a sore rib that hurts when pushed. ...Read more

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Been waking with blueish lips. Yesterday had skipped Heart B & mild aching on/off chest pain. My pulse lately in 40s on waking, should I ask for ecg?

Been waking with blueish lips. Yesterday had skipped Heart B & mild aching on/off chest pain. My pulse lately in 40s on waking, should I ask for ecg?

See doctor ASAP: Bluish lip warrants review with your Doctor and probably review with a cardiologist too to rule out cyanotic heart disease. Please don't ignore this. ...Read more

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Left leg aching, left arm aching. Chest pain, and tightness in my chest. I no longer have a Doctor. What should I do? ASAP HELP PLEASE. Thanks.

Left leg aching, left arm aching. Chest pain, and tightness in my chest. I no longer have a Doctor. What should I do? ASAP HELP PLEASE. Thanks.

Screening EKG: Most important thing is to see someone for basics. If your last doctor did not rate you as high risk for heart vessel diasease, that can be reassuring - but most important thing is to get an EKG and figure out if you have other things like asthma contributing. ...Read more

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Jaw ache, arm and hand aching, chest pain on left. Why?

Jaw ache, arm and hand aching, chest pain on left. Why?

Chest pain: If you have all the symptoms, you should go to er now to rule out a heart problem. ...Read more