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Paroxysmal Nocturnal Dyspnea
Waking up breathless once every week or two. Not sure whats wrong. How often is shortness of breath seen in patients with paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea?
How can I treat the following symptoms? Weakness, shortness of breath, nausea, chest tightness, exhaustion, exercise intolerance, cough, and paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea?
There is not way: to answer this in 400 characters or less. Have you had a comprehensive medical evaluation to determine the diagnosis? That is essential. Take care. ...Read more
If sick & coughing up thick green mucus, would nocturnal dyspnea be more likely due to sputum blocking airway or chf? No hist. Of cardiovasc problems.
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Why do I feel shortness of breath at night then I get really congested and my back starts to hurt?
Possibilities: If you only notice shortness of breath at night, possible causes include allergic nasal congestion with postnasal drippings causing shortness of breath. Lying very flat would aggravate this. If there is any wheezing and/or cough, nocturnal asthma may be occurring due to allergies or changes in temperature and barometric pressure. The cause of the back pain is unclear. A pulmonologist may help. ...Read more
Been very restless lately. Waking up at night hot, headache, shortness of breath, and feels like a needle being stuck in my chest. Why?
Don't like to sleep alone,shortness of breath and like to have a little light when sleeping an through day i feel sick an better at night?
See a doc: It seems that you would need to see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more