1 doctor weighed in:

Hi, monday morning I was sick about 5 times quite heavily, now I have a really bad pain in my chest, when I lie down, when I drink/eat It's painful?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Family Medicine

In brief: You probably have

a tear at your stomach/esophagus junction from vomiting forcefully,called a Mallory-Weiss tear, and that is what is causing pain.
Take some zantac (ranitidine) to cut down on acid secretion, and it will heal faster. If not better in a week,see a Dr.

In brief: You probably have

a tear at your stomach/esophagus junction from vomiting forcefully,called a Mallory-Weiss tear, and that is what is causing pain.
Take some zantac (ranitidine) to cut down on acid secretion, and it will heal faster. If not better in a week,see a Dr.
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Dr. Bruce Jacobs
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
24 years in practice
171K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors