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Heartburn Or Heart Attack In Women
Is chest pain from anemia , peptic ulcer, pulled muscle, impending heart attack, gerd, or angina ? 17 of sept, i was out , " de-rusting " a bike, & getting any rust of the chain. Also, i did lift the bike ; a rockhopper. Btw, I am female, 5'3" , 110 lbs
Myocardial Infarction means some of the heart muscle dies because of insufficient oxygen supply. Most often this occurs because the coronary artery is blocked by plaque & clot. Other causes include tears in the artery wall, extremely high oxygen demand (eg, rapid arrhythmia, heart valve disorder, or severe systemic illness.) Prompt treatment can minimize heart damage & ...Read more
My husband has been taking ppi's daily for the last 10+years for severe gerd.I am concerned about long term use. Can it increase risk of heart attack?
Not clear: A recent study suggested a possible relationship (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26061035) but this risk was estimated about 1.16 times. More data is needed to establish a true cause-effect relationship. However, I advise my patients who have a strong family history or personal history of heart disease or risk factors for heart disease to look at alternatives including diet/lifestyle changes. ...Read more
How come GERD and gas feels like a heart attack sometimes? I know it's most likely not one since I'm 22, But it's SO scary. Hard to distinguish..
Can GERD manifest as a heart attack? Also can reflux happen without feeling the burning sensation in the chest?
What else causes BOTH chest pain and left arm pain other than heart attack, costochonditis, and GERD? All of these have been ruled out for me.
There are many: potential causes for these symptoms other than the ailments you have mentioned. At your age most would be musical skeletal in etiology. Some would be neurological, pulmonary or systemic. Make an appointment to be seen by an Internist at a University near you (U of C, Loyola, Indiana U) for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
EKG and stress test clear, no GERD, but left arm and chest near heart mild discomfort. Worried if i will have a heart attack. 33 male no fam. History.
Data: At 33y/o with no ecg abnormality and a negative stress test, you probably are ok for the near term. There isn't enough information in your note to judge long term risk however. Mediterranean diet, not smoking, regular exercise and management of any risk factors you may have are prudent steps going into your future ...Read more
Can GERD and esophogitis cause very bad chest pain an hour after a meal? It felt like a heart attack, its the next day already. Neg stress echo
I have gerd. Pain medicines sometimes make my symptoms worse. Today i took two vicodin and 1 tab q, 6 hours apart. I've been having some on and off left side chest pressure/stabbing under my breast. Could it be heart attack or gerd?
Can i stop aspirin cold turkey after 6 weeks.No prior history of heart attack or stroke.Self medicated.Take lisinopril 10 mg have gerd, ibs, am obese?
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