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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

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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Pregnant with shortness of breath. Constant cough and allergies then the shortness of breath

Pregnant with shortness of breath. Constant cough and allergies then the shortness of breath

Need evaluation: Symptoms of shortness of breath and frequent cough can be related to asthma or other conditions that can affect pregnant women including cardiomyopathy (heart problems). Allergies and asthma frequently occur together and if untreated or under treated can lead to serious consequences. It important these symptoms are addressed by a physician specialist soon. ...Read more

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Pregnant with shortness of breath constant cough then shortness of breath suffer from allergies, constant sneezing and then shortness of breath

Pregnant with shortness of breath constant cough then shortness of breath suffer from allergies, constant sneezing and then shortness of breath

Asthma: Sounds like asthma. If you can't breathe then the baby can't breathe. See an asthma specialist (typically an allergist) for appropriate therapy. Get this done asap, please. ...Read more

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Can shortness of breath be a symtom of anxiety?

Can shortness of breath be a symtom of anxiety?

Certainly: But, there are many causes of sob...Any persistent symptoms should be addressed by your primary care provider. Sob in the presence of any of the following: (1) fatigue, (2) sweating, (3) neck, arm, or chest heaviness or discomfort, (4) cough, (5) fever or (6) chills does raise some concern about more serious, though unlikely, causes for your primary issue of sob. ...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 causes non stop deep coughing, shortness of breath, chest congestion? I coughed for 45 minutes straight last night, causing lack of breath.

What causes non stop deep coughing, shortness of breath, chest congestion? I coughed for 45 minutes straight last night, causing lack of breath.

See your Dr.: Those symptoms make me think that you might have pneumonia. This is the time to go see a doctor and get checked. There are other causes as well but they are going to require physical exam. Go see your doctor. Now is the time. ...Read more

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Constant shortness of breath all day and tightness in chest for 4 to 5 without any history of lung and heart disease. anxiety cause all day dyspnea?

Constant shortness of breath all day and tightness in chest   for 4 to 5 without any history of lung and heart disease. anxiety cause all day dyspnea?

Dyspnea d/t anxiety: While anxiety can certainly cause shortness of breath, and you point out you've had no cardiac or pulmonary problems in the past, but do have a history of anxiety -- it's also important to remember that anxiety is a diagnosis of exclusion. See your primary, esp if you have any assoc sxs like cough, fever. With medical causes ruled out, it would be time to pursue a more robust anxiety treatment. ...Read more

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Smoker with anxiety symptoms. Cough mucus short of breath. Heard quitting causes shortness of breath. I ALREADY can't breathe. Nervous to try.

Smoker with anxiety symptoms. Cough mucus short of breath. Heard quitting causes shortness of breath. I ALREADY can't breathe. Nervous to try.

You can quit: There's a rarely mentioned fact I know: The smoking breath pattern - In, Hold, Exhale (fully, slowly) thru lips - is very, very good for you. That pattern alone can lower BP (for awhile) and makes you feel really good. When smokers quit, they lose this advantage. Some of the distress is due to this. You can win by continuing to do the breath pattern w/out the cigarette! 'Smoke' w/out cigarettes! ...Read more

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What is the best remedy for shortness of breath/difficulty breathing?

Check-up: If you're having true shortness of breath and not just anxiety, then a check-up is needed to find the cause. Some causes are lung problems, heart problems, poor conditioning or anemia. ...Read more

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Chest pain, fatigue and shortness of breath after taking Thiazolidinedione, help?

Chest pain, fatigue and shortness of breath after taking Thiazolidinedione, help?

Go to Emergency Room: Chest pain, fatigue and shortness of breath are serious for anyone over 50 years old and should go to the Emergency Room to rule out cardiac disease. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is shortness of breath a sign of chest congestion?

Can you tell me is shortness of breath a sign of chest congestion?

Many causes: There are many possible causes of shortness of breath, e.g. Lung disease, heart disease, anemia, etc. History, physical exam, labs, x-ray and other imaging would help differentiate the cause. You should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Can you get shortness of breath with indigestion?

Can you get shortness of breath with indigestion?

Shortness of breath: I don't and neither do most people but its possible there are some people who do have these feelings together. ...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