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Don't use it: If Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is predictably causing jaw pain and shortness of breath, it's not a good drug for you. Although rare in your age group, Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) can precipitate myocardial ischemia (inadequate circulation). Avoid it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Health anxiety, dizziness, ear pressure, shortness of breath, constipated, rapid heart rate, had CT MRI scan bw EKG chest stomach xray all normal. Anxiety?
Possibly: I agree with dr. Block about the need to fully evaluate your complaints, looking for possible "medical" causes. However, anxiety disorders are medical causes also -- having physical, emotional, and cognitive symptoms and effects. With "health anxiety" [your words] you're likely to interpret any physical sensation as a sign of serious physical illness -- when the anxiety itself needs treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Anxiety vs asthma? Symtpoms, coughing, difficulty breathing, chest tightness, gasping for air. Have anxiety. On meds. Xanax (alprazolam) not working.Albuteral does.
Used to be on high dose prescribed ritalin (methylphenidate). Now get nightly tachycardia up to 180bpm, adeenaline rush, sob, shak, headache. Ritalin (methylphenidate) effects???
Stimulant effects &: effects do not persist long-term after discontinuation. A tachycardia of 180 warrants evaluation by a cardiologist, who may use a Holter monitor to record your heart rate & rhythm for 24 hours. List all of the herbs, vitamins, supplements, & prescribed, OTC & holistic medications you currently take to share at the cardiac evaluation. ...Read more
Herbs caused week long heart palps. Normal EKG & chest x-ray. Dr told me to continue ritalin (methylphenidate), (methylphenidate) though i still have heart palps. Should i take ritalin (methylphenidate)?
Maybe, maybe not: Your doctor obviously knows the specifics of your health better than i do. For example, how much, in his/her judgement you need the ritalin (methylphenidate)? And wherther an alternative could be used? But you're right to question the use of a drug that is known to exacerbate arrhythmias. ...Read more
Good To Get Checked: Normally, vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) does not cause adverse effects related to chest pain or tightness.However, there can be effects related to increased heart rate or blood pressure. Also, vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) can cause increased anxiety, which could be experienced as chest tightness. If you are experiencing any chest discomfort it is worthwhile to get it checked out. ...Read more
Dx: gad &add. Paxil(3 wks) + adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine). Have anxiety related tremor, so take ativan prn (usu 2x/day). Tremor persists when Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) not taken. Options?
Anxiety Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is an activating compound and can make anxiety worse and taking Ativan controls that but tremors can be a presentation of other issues too should need med changes as there are other combinations that can be considered for adhd and anxiety. Pl contact your doctor to make changes all the best. ...Read more
Rapid heart beat, shortness of breath, heart defect as a child(but ok now). Should i stop strattera (atomoxetine)?
Maybe?: Maybe, especially if the symptoms as you describe only arose since starting the straterra. Please discuss this with your prescribing physician. In my opinion and for the most part, no one should stop, start or change their medication regimen based on what is presented here on healthtap in 400 characters or less. Seems unwise at the least and even potentially dangerous. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can percocet help with chest pains and anxiety from a Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR i took 7 hrs earlier?
Sudden heart palps, tightness in chest, nausea, irritable, rapid breathing, Dry cough. Panic/anxiety attacks?
Possible panic: attacks. Please see your doc to rule out or identify medical conditions. After that consider seeing a clinical psychologist who specializes in treating panic attacks. Lots of reason to be hopeful. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Why that high: If become psychotic go to emergency room also risk of cardiac problem ...Read more
Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine): Possible, due to increase muscle tension. Is dose-related. ...Read more
Conscious seizure? Full body spasming . Can feel heart pounding hard before spasming startshyperventilation. On Zoloft Abilify and focalin (dexmethylphenidate). Been 5 yrs
Chst tight pain w dyspnea when sit. Chest ct, xray , cardiac echo ECG ok.Barium swalow ok.Fibrinogen 600.Pain upper middle chest.Burp a lot.Any idea?
Reflux?: Consider strict dietary restrictions for 3 weeks. Off dairy, wheat, corn. ...Read more
Back/chest tightness, difficulty breathing, faster heart rate. Chest xray, urinalysis, EKG normal. Still feel the same. Could it be my anxiety?
Chest pain, palps, cough, rapid heart beat. All negative MRI/A, CT, ECHO, ECG, XRAY, BLOODS. BUT Symptoms improve with Diltiazem Tildiem. What is it?
24/7 chest pain 6 weeks, near constant tachycardia palpitations shortness of breath past week. Normal ecg, blood, chest xray. Likely anxiety or heart?
Anxiety: Anxiety reaction may well be the cause of your symptoms if hyperthyroidism as well as organic heart disease has been ruled out by your physician and/or cardiologist. Consultation with a psychiatrist for stress management therapy is recommended as treatment for chronic anxiety state. Medication may also be prescribed for a short period. ...Read more