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My girfreind is having shortness of breath for two days what can cause this?

My girfreind is having shortness of breath for two days what can cause this?

Many causes: Asthma, emphysema, bronchitis, pneumonia, anemia, blood clot in the lung, blockage in arteries of the heart and heart failure are only some of the many causes. Please have her see a doctor soon. If she feels bad take her to the emergency room. ...Read more

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Shortness Of Breath (Definition)

Breathlessness is the sensation of not being able to catch one's breath. It may be seen in asthma, heart failure, ...Read more


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Radial artery occlusion. Past two days have been having shortness of breath and sharp chest pain on and off. Occasional pain in wrist. What is cause?

Radial artery occlusion.  Past two days have been having shortness of breath and sharp chest pain on and off. Occasional pain in wrist.  What is cause?

Needs to be checked: You have chest pain associated with shortness of breath, you should see your doctor asap or go to the emergency dept of nearest hospital.You will need a detailed history and physical exam and if indicated xray or cat scan and blood test including arterial blood gases etc if indicated to find the cause of your symptoms.It may or may not be related to radial artery occlusion, depeding on the cause. ...Read more

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Every month around my period time I get shortness of breath and feel dizzy, two days after is when I get my period, What can be the cause of this?

Every month around my period time I get shortness of breath and feel dizzy, two days after is when I get my period, What can be the cause of this?

Unclear cause: If this happens every month around your period then it may be some form of premenstrual syndrome. One thing you could try is birth control pills. If this helps then PMS is likely the cause. Discuss the option with your Obgyn. ...Read more

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Could shortness of breath be from lack of sleep or lack of eating? Having shortness of breath for last two days. Walk lots everyday.

Could shortness of breath be from lack of sleep or lack of eating? Having shortness of breath for last two days. Walk lots everyday.

Shortness of: breath can be he result of many things, some benign and some more important like a heart of lung condition. Please see your doc who will tell you and provide help if needed. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can zantac (ranitidine) cause shortness of breath when used for longer than 14 days?

Can zantac (ranitidine) cause shortness of breath when used for longer than 14 days?

Not likely: Shortness of breath is not a common side effect of Zantac (ranitidine). If you are experiencing shortness of breath, you should contact your doctor right away, or be seen in an Urgent Care or ER. ...Read more

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I've had constant shortness of breath for the past few days- at the end of each breath it feels a bit shallow/hurts.I have no cough/cold possible causes?

I've had constant shortness of breath for the past few days- at the end of each breath it feels a bit shallow/hurts.I have no cough/cold possible causes?

PutAHolterOnYerDimer: If you have pain in one area of the chest when you breathe in or out, along with that sense of not getting enough air, I'd suggest you see a doctor who could get more details and also examine you and then decide what, if any,tests he might want to do. I see here that you've had a Holter and a D-dimer done in the past, so why not contact that doctor. I suspect (s)he' would know you fairly well. ...Read more

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I've had a sudden shortness of breath for the past few days. I have take deep breaths but I feel like the air doesn't reach my lungs. Causes?

Many causes: check with your PCP. if no cause is found and symptoms persist think about allergy and treat the cause. To learn how treat the cause visit us at www.ehacstl.com ...Read more

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Can Abilify (aripiprazole) (15 mg/day) cause shortness of breath. On it for mood disorder for the past 16 days. was upped to 15 mg a week ago.

Can Abilify (aripiprazole) (15 mg/day) cause shortness of breath. On it for mood disorder for the past 16 days. was upped to 15 mg a week ago.

Unlikely, but possib: It isn't really a known side effect, and it is hard to see how it might do that. But it is possible that it is an unusual manifestation of a known side effect. The details would tell. So speak to the prescribing doctor. ...Read more

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I left a Teflon pan unattended on a hob and was exposed to fumes. I still have mild shortness of breath and dizziness two days later?

I left a Teflon pan unattended on a hob and was exposed to fumes. I still have mild shortness of breath and dizziness two days later?

Relax: Despite some sub scientific stuff from politicians a decade ago, most of s do not consider Teflon a danger, even on fire. There is no specific treatment. If the symptoms get worse and you can tell you are sick, the cause is not the inhalation. Get seen if this happens, otherwise go on with your day. ...Read more

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Zantac (ranitidine) caused me shortness of breath after a few days. Will omeprazole do the same?

Zantac (ranitidine) caused me shortness of breath after a few days. Will omeprazole do the same?

Unlikely: Zantac (ranitidine) is an h2 blocker and Omeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor. They are very different chemically and have very different mechanisms of action. The likelihood of this same side effect is very low. ...Read more

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