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Why could I have chest pain after vomiting?

Why could I have chest pain after vomiting?

Vomiting: Vomiting brings up acid from the stomach, this can irritate the esophagus--- which can cause esophagitis resulting in chest pain. ...Read more

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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

The chest resides between the neck & abdomen. Chest pain refers to ...Read more


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Why do you have chest pain after vomiting?

Why do you have chest pain after vomiting?

Probably because...: ... your esophagus was just bathed along its entire length with stomach contents, including acid! ...Read more

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Ihave soreness and chest pain after vomiting froma stomach virus?

See below: These are common symptoms that you describe. They should abate within 72 hours. If the persist, see your family doctor. ...Read more

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Chest pain right side sometimes vomit and goes away after a few minutes?

Chest pain right side sometimes vomit and goes away after a few minutes?

Go and be seen.: Anytime you experience chest pain you need to go in and be evaluated by a healthcare professional. It could be something benign, but depending on your medical problems and your family history it could be something more serious. ...Read more

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Why am I vomiting blood and chest pain?

Why am I vomiting blood and chest pain?

Hematemesis : get to the ER those symptoms are serious and need evaluation ...Read more

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Severe headache vomiting and chest pain?

Severe headache vomiting and chest pain?

Headache: Call 911 or have someone take you to emergency room. Severe headaches with vomiting may indicate serious brain conditions like hemorrhage or infections. Chest pain could indicate angina or heart attack. Immediate medical evaluation recommended. Do not assume this is a migraine or chest pain due to reflux and vomiting. Let a physician confirm the diagnosis and establish adequate treatment. ...Read more

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I was vomiting for two days, then ate and got severe chest pain... I'm a relatively healthy 14 year old girl.. What should I do?

I was vomiting for two days, then ate and got severe chest pain... I'm a relatively healthy 14 year old girl.. What should I do?

Watch diet: Over this weekend try a bland diet, avoiding acidic drinks, caffeine, carbonated beverages& spicy foods.Don't eat or drink within 1 hr of laying down . Get some Tums (calcium carbonate) or prlosec otc and see if it helps. You likely traumatized the lower end of your swallowing tube & have some acid reflux. If this hasn't helped within 3 days have it checked out. ...Read more

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Severe heartburn, chest pain, vomiting any food or drink for 12hrs.?

Severe heartburn, chest pain, vomiting any food or drink for 12hrs.?

Serious : These symptoms sound very serious when taken together. You need to be evaluated by a physician right away. ...Read more

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Taking ferralet 90 tablets and am having chest pain/vomiting is this normal? Im also in my third trimester

Taking ferralet 90 tablets and am having chest pain/vomiting is this normal? Im also in my third trimester

Iron : Iron is a vitamin not medication. It can cause an upset stomach but chest pain seems unlikely. If you are having chest pain you should be seen in the er to exclude pregnancy related heart problems. ...Read more

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I choked on something last night (not sure if it was solid or liquid) and managed to cough and vomit it up. But now when I cough I get chest pain?

I choked on something last night (not sure if it was solid or liquid) and managed to cough and vomit it up. But now when I cough I get chest pain?

See doctor: It is not uncommon to have pain in the chest cage or the diaphragm after violent vomiting, but if you still have a cough 24 hours after the episode then I would be concerned over aspiration pneumonia. If the problem persists for another day or gets worse at any time, see your doctor- however in case of doubt, get checked out sooner rather than later. ...Read more

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Chest pain when inhaling deeply. I did vomit a lot 2 nights ago. ?

Chest pain when inhaling deeply. I did vomit a lot 2 nights ago. ?

Pleuritic chest pain: The causes are many and range from relatively innocuous to life threatening conditions. ...Read more

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How can you tell if chest pain, dizziness, vomiting and numbness is all just from anxiety/ stress or if it's a real problem?

How can you tell if chest pain, dizziness, vomiting and numbness is all just from anxiety/ stress or if it's a real problem?

Pain: and dizziness are "real problems" weather they come from a physical cause or a psychological one or a combo of both. Please start w/seeing your doctor to make sure all is well medically. After that consider seeing a mental health pro such as a clinical psychologist who treats mood disorders. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Been vomiting after meal n smtimes in the morning fr 2 weeks, w chest pain after, also while drinking or eating smthing, plus bad headache at night?

Esophagitis: Could be multiple things. Consider an endoscopy to look for any abnormality. Would consider a trial of Omeprazole 20 mg twice a day on an empty stomach. If no better at 2-3 weeks, then need to look for other reasons. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I am having Chest pain when breathing after vomiting two nights ago. The vomit was forced out by me because of indigestion.

See a doctor: You really need to see a doctor. You could have torn your esophagus and that is why you are experiencing the pain. Get a chest X-ray done to make sure everything is ok. ...Read more

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Esophagus cancer stage 2. How to cure it completely sir? please help me sir. Blood vomit once in a week and consistently persist chest pain.

Esophagus cancer stage 2. How to cure it completely sir? please help me sir. Blood vomit once in a week and consistently persist chest pain.

Cancer esophagus----: I am sure the doctor in charge of his treatment has a plan of treatment which you should find out and share with us. This seems to be an early cancer which may be curable provided the best treatments are used ....which include surgery or radiotherapy combined with chemotherapy. Tell us what the doctor has advised you to do and when is his treatment getting started??? ...Read more

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I vomited last night & have chest pain and tightness since-I can't tell if it is anxiety (prone to) or the vomiting. can breathe/swallow ok. thoughts?

Chest pain: what provoked the vomiting?. Vomiting can cause mechanical injury to the esophagus with resulting chest discomfort.conditions that provoke vomiting can also cause chest discomfort, further history that is important. Persistent chest discomfort should be formally evaluated ...Read more

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I have lost 15 pounds and i haven't done any kind of diet to lose it. I have been nauseous, vomiting, headaches, dizziness, cramps, chest pain. What is it.

I have lost 15 pounds and i haven't done any kind of diet to lose it. I have been nauseous, vomiting, headaches, dizziness, cramps, chest pain. What is it.

Need to see Dr.: Involuntary weight loss — progressive involuntary weight loss often indicates serious medical or psychiatric illness. Any chronic illness affecting any organ system can cause anorexia and weight loss. ...Read more

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Can gastroenteritis (without vomiting) cause chest pain or lead to heart disease?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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Chest pain and vomiting? Always have a high heart rate over 100bpm but in pain and have sickness, had many ECGs because of HR but always ok?

Dehydration: You are tachycardic (heart rate>100 bpm), very possibly because you are dehydrated especially if you are vomiting. You need to get to the cause of your vomiting. At 20 years of age, garden variety coronary artery disease as the cause of Chest pain is highly unlikely. The chest pain is probably stress related, as is possibly the vomiting. YOu need to see a MD to get your "acute stress" controled ...Read more

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Nausea. Forced vomiting for 2 day w/no luck. Now right chest pain when deep inhale and right side rib pain. Direct cause? Why only pain right side?

Nausea. Forced vomiting for 2 day w/no luck. Now right chest pain when deep inhale and right side rib pain. Direct cause? Why only pain right side?

Pulled muscle...: Voluntarily induction of vomiting is never recommended and it sounds like you injured a muscle or connective tissue on the right side of your chest. Try taking an analgesic. If symptoms persist then see a doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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I woke up at 3am this morning needing to vomit, have done 3 times in 5 hours also cool skin but feel red hot, crushing chest pain, lower back pain.?

I woke up at 3am this morning needing to vomit, have done 3 times in 5 hours also cool skin but feel red hot, crushing chest pain, lower back pain.?

Call 9-1-1: Your symptoms are suggestive of a serious medical condition requiring immediate medical attention. Do not delay in getting diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Went to ER with chest pain&vomiting. CBC was done (said it was abnormal but didn't expand), but no ekg. Sent home still in pain. Possible heartattack?

Went to ER with chest pain&vomiting. CBC was done (said it was abnormal but didn't expand), but no ekg. Sent home still in pain. Possible heartattack?

Back to ER: You should call your own doctor now or go back to the ER. You need an explanation of what is wrong and what is abnormal on your CBC. It also sounds like you should have a Chest Xray and possibly EKG. ...Read more

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Vomiting (Definition)

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