Throat and chest pressure

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Avatar f tn emailed Dr. Called in prescription for lorazapam. Caused by Khurma discontinuing Celcept, increasing pred and have to wait another week to start Methotrexate.
2036337 tn?1337107609 And my throat closes, so that I constantly drink water just to know I'm okay and its not actually closing. The pressure on my chest is just so intense, and my hands sometimes start to shake. Are those symptoms of anxiety? It doesn't go away, and it probably has a lot to do with the fact that I can't stop thinking about it. But its hard, you know? Especially when I'm having a hard time breathing because of it.
Avatar n tn For the past four weeks I have had tighteness in my throat, coughing, and pressure on my chest and back (between my shoulder blades). It feels like something is stuck in my throat all the time. I went to the doctor about a week ago and received a cortisone shot, which releaved some of my chest and back pain, but seems that my throat pain is the same or may have even gotten worse. My doctor diagnosed me with allergies and post nasel drip.
Avatar n tn Mobility test scheduled for some time in the future. I have constant pressure in my throat and upper chest. I am a 51-year-old, white male, with a history of acid reflux. I found "Barrett's Esophagus" on the Internet. All of the symptoms and proclivity match me exactly. Any suggestions?
Avatar f tn Now that my SVT is fixed, and the ablation done with, I have this horrible pressure in my chest. Its usually when I sneeze, run, anything that works my chest, and it doesnt go away for a while..
1243543 tn?1269127622 Everytime i get something checked out it turns out ok and then the symptom magically goes away and now the new one im getting tightness around my throat almost like someone has there hands around it with there fingers pushing in on the sides of my throat not real hard but enough to cause pressure very scary and uncomfortable and i have trouble swallowing and that makes me panic so i take a big drink of ice cold water and that seems to help or sometimes ill take a half of zanax and that seems to
Avatar n tn I also feel the pressure behind my eyes. The pressure area feels like a bubble in my chest. Sitting down and leaning forward feels like putting pressure on both the top and the bottom of this area. Standing is the most comfortable position. Lying down feels like it is pushing this pressure area up into my throat. Also, the pressure sometimes makes breathing feel strained in one lung, but not the other (although which lung can alternate).
Avatar n tn it feels like pressure in my throat and chest. I have to sleep on my side or stomach. I have even started snoring. What do you think is going on?
Avatar n tn i went for antibiotics and anti allergies ,but to no result. a thick grey mucous comes out sticking. my ct scan of chest was perfectly normal.
Avatar n tn that lasted for about 2 to 3 weeks. then for the next few months, i would occasionally get a mild sore throat, and just not feel 100% and weak. then the last month or 2 i have had alot of exccess gas and belching, which sometimes feels like it relieves the chest pressure a little but does not compleltly make it go away. there is a lump right under my left breast, and sometimes slight pressure which fluxuates.
Avatar m tn It causes pain in the chest, and burning in the chest, sour taste in the mouth. The feeling of lump in the throat and difficulty swallowing is known as globus hystericus. I would suggest you to eat a soft bland diet, avoid oily foods, drink plenty of water and take an OTC antacid before meals for a few days.
Avatar n tn I have similar symptoms - chest cracking and soreness, throat tightness - and have not been able to find anything to help. The doctor said it is probably costochondritis but also suggested seeing a rheumatologist. I have not been to the rheumantologist and decided to try ibuprofen for costochondritis first.
Avatar n tn I have suffered with anxiety also over the fear of death, and today this chest pressure and tight feeling in my throat and shoulders could come from anxiety, but it truly feels like I will stop breathing at any minute and this is awful. I chew lots of gum due to my breath sometimes being bad and am worried this has spread infection through my whole body.
Avatar n tn m. one night with SEVERE chest pain and pressure that was felt front and back and into the left shoulder, neck and jaw. Heart rate was 128 at rest. Nitro didn't do anything, morphine didn't help pain. Was given blood thinners and beta blockers which finally slowed rate and eased pain some. Chest was sore for days and still doesn't always feel right. ALL tests ( blood enzymes, ekg's, stress tests, cat scan and x-rays) are O.K. What can this be?
Avatar f tn Is it normla to feel pain in my throat/chest. Now its nit acid reflux i know what taht feels like. It hurts to swallow even water.
Avatar n tn I am currently taking 25mg of Toprol once a day and one Nexium a day for heartburn. As a review, there is the pressure in chest, not pain. I have pain and soreness to touch in the chest area but that seems to be muscular. I sometimes find it hard to breath or like I cant catch my breath. I occasionally get pain in my arms and legs.
Avatar f tn For the past month I have had the feeling of a lump in my throat, like I have to clear it all the time, and pressure in my chest that rises up to my neck and throat. My doctor says it may be allergies, but I don't think so. She did blood work on me to include gallbladder, thyroid, etc...and nothing. I have been to the ER twice where they have taken blood test, x-rays, and EKG tests and everything "looks good".
Avatar f tn During these few weeks I've been experiencing some throat irritation and ear aches. One side of my throat feels a tad bit swollen when I swallow. A couple times when I was trying to eat I would get a sharper pain in my right ear and even my right eye would ache. I kept putting off going to the doctor just hoping it would go away. Finally after waking up the other morning, and It hurt to open my jaw all the way, I went to the doctor.
Avatar n tn the pain is located under my left shoulder blade. it a sharp pain and i am almost positive it started after the chest pressure. i am not sure if the back pain is related at all.
Avatar n tn I have this pain evey now and then, It occurs when I am going to Burp, I get this almost unbearable pain in my throat and chest like something is being built up, but I cannot burp. It passes away after 10 - 15 seconds. It also hurts to swallow, it's like there's something physically in the way, but there is nothing to be seen. Every now and then it also hurts a little to breathe. It started occurring after I had this drank a pepsi that had almost gone flat.
Avatar n tn currently taking meds for blood pressure and congestive heart failure. Thank you for your valuable time and educated opinion.
Avatar m tn Sometimes it is uncomfortable and i try to move around and make it stop. Usually there is nothing I can do it comes and goes on its own. Everything online doesn't help because I can't pinpoint what is wrong or what the pain exactly feels like. Its like something is expanding or contracting in the middle of my chest and pushing against everything then releases. I don't think I am experiencing any other symptoms.
Avatar f tn Well now I'm 23 and I have had other issues along the way. I have been getting pressure in my chest for about 3 years now and doctors say it's nothing but gas and pressure from food and that I'm overreacting. I also get this thump feeling or like a quick heart beat in my throat and it scares me. It only happens a couple of times in a month. Sometimes it happens more than once in a day and sometimes I go months without it happening. I can feel when it is going to happen in my throat.
1644468 tn?1301068148 I drink many fluids to try and soothe it but it just doesn't go away. My throat and chest feel like you usually feel like when you're running outside in the cold and come in. I press down on my chest sometimes and the pressure relieves the pain sometimes. Help?
Avatar n tn I am having severe pain in the center of my chest followed by throat and jaw pain. Normally lasts about 15 min. Has happened approx 8 times in the last 5 days.
Avatar m tn This january 21 i had to go to hospital for severe chest, throat, jaw,face pain. my bllod pressure was 218/105. They told me i had a heart attact and kept me for 11 days and done tests after test, they sent a camera down my throat and told me a also had irritated stomach . They gave me 8 different meds , blllod pressure pills, arthritys pills, cholestorol pills (Had 6.08 cholestorol), blood thinner,ect ect I take my bllod pressure dayl fluctuate 135/85 to 170/97.