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Herbal medicine for sever costocondris chest pain ?

Herbal medicine for sever costocondris chest pain
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Not likely: You first need to know the cause. Herbal supplements are neither fda approved nor are they recommended to treat any disease. Costochondritis is an inflammatory problem that needs more medical assessment. It may be you can manage it with over the counter anti-inflammatories, but probably not herbs. ...Read more

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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Tightness (Definition)

Chest tightness is the feeling of a "squeezing" or a pressure in the chest. Sometimes there is an associated breathing difficulty. There are numerous potential causes. Heart attack, angina, pericarditis, chest wall pain, heart rhythm condition, esophagus spasm, lung condition are ...Read more


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Chest burning and heart palpitations. Any remedies for this?

Chest burning and heart palpitations. Any remedies for this?

Palpitation treat: Treatments include not using caffeine, alcohol , street drugs, smoking and other stimulant substances. Try to learn meditation and other calming techniques, cut out herbal substances, cough and cold medicines, nutritional supplements, see your doctor to be sure no direct heart problem. ...Read more

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Natural remedies for chest congestion and a cough?

Natural remedies for chest congestion and a cough?

Honey: One of the simplest is a teaspoon of honey every 4-6 hours for cough and increase your water intake. ...Read more

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Tried and true homeopathic treatment for chronic persistent bad breath?

Tried and true homeopathic treatment for chronic persistent bad breath?

Need to be seen: You need to see a professional. Persistent bad breath is related to several health issues. ...Read more

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Currently have a chest cold. What r your thoughts for relief for the chest congest.? Don't mind taking otcs when necessary, but prefer natural remedie

Currently have a chest cold. What r your thoughts for relief for the chest congest.? Don't mind taking otcs when necessary, but prefer natural remedie

Time, rest, liquids: Inhalation of steam, eucalyptus, sauna, lots of things to help. Usually the lungs and nose are tied together(one airway theory), so decongesting that for a few days (3 or less)with over the counter oxymetazoline and using nasal saline may help. ...Read more

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Are there any alternatives to conventional medicine for treating severe arm aches and pains?

Are there any alternatives to conventional medicine for treating severe arm aches and pains?

Try acupuncture: Acupuncture, osteopathic manipulation, healing touch, reiki are all modalities that may help with aches and pains. ...Read more

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What is the diagnosis for chest pain, fatigue and shortness of breath?

What is the diagnosis for chest pain, fatigue and shortness of breath?

Several things: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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What medication can I take for non cardiac chest pain, ?

What medication can I take for non cardiac chest pain, ?

Meds for chest pain: In order for you to take medicine for non-cardiac chest pain (nccp), you need to find its cause. You are on nexium, (esomeprazole) so i presume your pain is not due to gerd. For a detailed review of the causes of nccp, go to this link an see your physician.: http://www.Mayoclinic.Org/medicalprofs/noncardiac-chest-pain-pudd0212.Html. ...Read more

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What can asthmatics do for lingering chest tightness?

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What can asthmatics do for lingering chest tightness?

Asthma: If an asthmatic has some lingering chest pain or shortness of breath, it may be an indication of inadequate treatment of asthma. You may require more puffs of bronchodialtors or steroid containing inhalers, if these does not help, you probably will be benefited by breathing exercises or yoga. ...Read more

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Please recommend the best medicine of chest tightness and shortness of breath and asthma?

Please recommend the best medicine of chest tightness and shortness of breath and asthma?

Treatment of asthma?: Not sure what you are asking, are you wanting the best medicine to treat symptoms of shortness of breath and chest tightness associated with asthma? ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies for chest congestion and a cough?

What are some natural remedies for chest congestion and a cough?

Cough : When given accurately, homeopathic remedies in 30c potency can often help acute symptoms of cough & congestion. Bryonia alba helps with coughs that go down into the chest -- & cough is dry, hard, & painful. Patient holds onto the chest. Causticum has dry, irritated cough -- worse from laughing, talking, or any sort of air friction. It's a main remedy for bronchitis. Coccus cacti: paroxysms. ...Read more

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Is lortab an effective treatment for chest pain?

See a doctor: Unless one is 100% percent sure that your chest pain is not coming from your heart taking anarcotic to treat it is foolish. ...Read more

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Is there any remedies for male chest and shoulder hairiness?

Is there any remedies for male chest and shoulder hairiness?

One is...: Manual removal w/ waxing or for more permanent reduction, consider laser hair removal. ...Read more

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Any suggestions for natural treatmentsf for sunken chest?

Any suggestions for natural treatmentsf for sunken chest?

Get a real Rx: If you are responsible for the physical / emotional well-being of a child or teen with pectus excavatum, you have a duty to educate yourself about the evidence-based options for treatment if it is indicated. Surgery is the norm; there's an avant-garde option with magnets. Growing up is difficult enough without a visible cosmetic or functional deformity. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for thoracic dextroscoliosis?Have backpain including chestpain and difficulty of breathing.

What is the treatment for thoracic dextroscoliosis?Have backpain including chestpain and difficulty of breathing.

No short answer: Very complex question with multiple factors. Vast majority of thoracic scoliosis less than 45 degrees is non surgical . Shortness of breath from scoliosis is very rare, only with very severe curves of 90 degrees or greater. See your internist to find out why you are really short of breath. ...Read more

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What symptoms for a chest spasms?

What symptoms for a chest spasms?

Wrong Question: This is a simple application but a great place to learn this vital lesson. You share what you are feeling or experiencing with the doctor to get evaluated, examined and diagnosed. The way you are asking your question is asking us to share a whole chapter from a text book on heart or lung conditions. It is way too broad for this simple application. ...Read more

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What is the best medication for caugh and chest congestions?

What is the best medication for caugh and chest congestions?

Depends on cause: For typical cold symptoms, liquefying congestion w/ saline nasal spray & drinking fluids can help; otc cough preps should suffice. For more severe cough, rx w/ Codeine may b needed. For chronic cough, stop smoking, see doc for possible COPD meds. For cough d/t reflux, try otc acid blocker or see doc. For deep, productive coughs, see doc: may need antibiotics & more. Best med is one that works. ...Read more

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What are medications used for chest pain?

What are medications used for chest pain?

Depends: As you can see chest pain depends on the cause. If the pain is from shingles the treatment is different than if it is from gastritis or pulmoary embolus or heart attack. ...Read more

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Tightness (Definition)

Tightness can mean different states at distinctive times. The most common is the complaint of tightness of chest, a feeling of discomfort, real or perceived, seen often in patients with asthma or panic disorder, or heart attack. Your physician ...Read more


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