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I have Eosinophillia, asthma. Short of breath upon any exertion, even in shower. No $ and ins wont cover.What happens if i cant catch my breath?

I have Eosinophillia, asthma. Short of breath upon any exertion, even in shower. No $ and ins wont cover.What happens if i cant catch my breath?

Asthma: You need to make sure to remove allergy triggers around you, like removing dust mites, by putting sheets and blankets in dry cycle in dryer. You may need to find a community clinic in your area to treat your asthma. It sounds so severe. You need inhaled steroid, medication: sometime if look on medications online, you can find coupons for very low pay. Good luck ...Read more

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I can't catch my breath and my chest hurts?

I can't catch my breath and my chest hurts?

CP: It appears you may have muscular or bony pain . If it continue to hurt you may see your doctor. If not you can try tylenol or advil otc, for relief. ...Read more

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I am an active young female. I have been sleeping much more than usual and feeling nauseus around bed time. When exercising i can't catch my breath.?

I am an active young female. I have been sleeping much more than usual and feeling nauseus around bed time. When exercising i can't catch my breath.?

You may be pregnant.: Your symptoms do not sound specific for any one medical disorder. There are some characteristics that fit better with a lung-based or respiratory condition. First, though, i would start your search for answers with a home pregnancy test. If that is negative then i recommend you see a good internal medicine physician.. ...Read more

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Is it true that when your on your period.. You some can have loss of breath! Bc I can't catch my breath and I heard it can be because of your cycle?

Is it true that when your on your period.. You some can have loss of breath! Bc I can't catch my breath and I heard it can be because of your cycle?

Maybe But ...: Maybe, but I an an Internist so I would try to rule out other more serious causes first, depending on how severe your "loss of breath" is. When you are having "loss of breath" what is your heart rate? Do you feel lightheaded? How long does the episode last? Do you have any other health issues involving you heart or lungs? Etc,Etc.Etc. ...Read more

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I can be falling asleep but then I can't catch my breath. Why is this?

I can be falling asleep but then I can't catch my breath. Why is this?

Prednisone , Anxiety: I feel empathy for your discomfort. You also have numbness and taking prednisone, an anti-inflammatory medication. It may cause numbness, difficulty in breathing and Anxiety. At age 19, stressors of relationships, separations, breaking of relationships can also cause anxiety See your Physician to understand need for Prednisone, its dosage, side effects, and duration required for your condition. ...Read more

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I had a cold, no cough but now i can't catch my breath?

I had a cold, no cough but now i can't catch my breath?

Concern Pneumonia: I am concerned for your shortness of breath. It can be a symptom of pneumonia or bronchitis. You need an evaulation by a physician to rule out the above. ...Read more

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I have broncitis. When i lay in my back my chest has a horrible rattle & i cough so bad i can't catch my breath. Is this a sign of pneumonia ?

I have broncitis. When i lay in my back my chest has a horrible rattle & i cough so bad i can't catch my breath. Is this a sign of pneumonia ?

Probably not: But it would be judicious for you to go and be examined and if the doctor seeing you feels it necessary have an imaging study of your lungs. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Why willstanding up fast or bending over cause a sudden COPD panic attack in which i can't catch my breath?

Why willstanding up fast or bending over cause a sudden COPD panic attack in which i can't catch my breath?

Absolutely: Bending over is a frequent cause of shortness of breath in COPD and can generate a panicky feeling very quickly. Any sudden movement can do the same especially if you unconsciously hold your breath for a few seconds while getting up or carrying something. ...Read more

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