I have been having chest pay for about 24 hours now. It affects my arm, back, and chest on left side. It hurt to breath also. I thought it was pcs but it has lasted for 24 hours. I rate the pain at some points a 8 to 9. Dropping me to my knees pain. S

The. The simple answer is: please see your doctor. Never assume that chest pain is a gas, specially if you have risk factors for heart disease (diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol and smoking). Your doctor may perform an ekg and or stress test test to rule out a heart condition.