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It's happen like three times already its I'm asleep wake up grasping for air I cough before but I don't know if I'm between awake or asleep when this happens its scares me that I can go back to sleep.

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Waking gasping

Check for sleep apnea and for gastritis with or without H pylori as well as anxiety, asthma.
Try elevating head of bed by placing pillow between mattress and boxspring. Try ranitidine //prevecid before bed x 1 month and see if helps f/u with doc check for sleep apnea, asthma, h pylori , anxiety

In brief: Waking gasping

Check for sleep apnea and for gastritis with or without H pylori as well as anxiety, asthma.
Try elevating head of bed by placing pillow between mattress and boxspring. Try ranitidine //prevecid before bed x 1 month and see if helps f/u with doc check for sleep apnea, asthma, h pylori , anxiety
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
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Dr. Amrit Singh
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Anxiety

if u have any ht condition or HT see MD.

In brief: Anxiety

if u have any ht condition or HT see MD.
Dr. Amrit Singh
Dr. Amrit Singh
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