I'm borderline polycystic ovary syndrome. I have a lot of chest pain and shortness of breathe. Does this mean I have heart disease already at 20yr old?
Not likely. Alternate diagnoses are to be considered. Definitely worth a visit with your primary care provider in trying to determine the best diagnostic workup.
Laying in bed, BP 129/91 pulse 101. Short of breath, chest pain. Have hypertensive heart disease. Should I take a nitro? Why is pulse so fast? It is usually in 70s. Why does this happen when relaxing?
What's up? Something is agitating you. Is it asthma? Are you in pain? (i see you take hydrocodone and amitriptyline) - pain will make your heart beat faster. Are you anxious? Do you wheeze? Do you smoke? I see you had a heart cath - was it normal? If so, nitro will not likely be of any value to you. If you're feeling stressed (we often ruminate lying in bed), it can make you short of breath with fast hr. Read more...