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See a doctor: Dyspnea can be from a lung problem but also can be from nasal congestion, see your doctor and get evaluated to determine the cause. ...Read more
Many.: Treatment is based upon the cause. There are many, many causes of dyspnea and the treatments really need to be tailored to them. This is something that needs to be seen by your physician. ...Read more
I explained to my doctor what happened to me last night and he said it was dyspnoea' i'm currently taking trazodone ( 4 nights ) what should I do ?
Dyspnoea: Dyspnoea/dyspnea is defined as the uncomfortable awareness of breathing, or more commonly as shortness of breath. Dyspnoea has a great number of causes- some lung related, some heart related, and others. A good evaluation requires a full history and physical exam which helps direct further work up which may include chest xray, pulmonary function testing, ct of chest, or heart testing., . ...Read more
Im 19 and I accidentally found out I have scoliosis afyer a chest X-ray looking for causes of my dyspnoea likely cause? My rib cage sticks out on left
Position/therapy/: Supine position in COPD aggravates airway diameter as a consequence of gravity. Thus a narrowed airway is more narrow when supine. It is why COPD pts often sleep in a chair.Also most pts are at the nadir of therapeutic therapy effects in early morning ie they have little active medicine on board. Also circulating steroids are lower in early am thus providing less anti-inflammatory mechanisms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer