Causes Of Pain Under The Left Chest?
I am quite often several times when breathing normally arrives “the left side of the chest is a little down so painful that I have to hold my breath or take a little breath ” it doesn’t feel too painful. after that, sometimes the pain is still there but only about 1 min, is this dangerous?
Hello cynthia florencia, thank you for asking with HealthReplies.com.
Previously, the doctor needed additional information about the complaint that you felt like, how long did you feel the complaint? How old are you, are there complaints of nausea, vomiting, cold sweat, does the pain feel spread to other places? Do you have a history of certain diseases such as high blood pressure, diabetes, or cholesterol?
Some things that can be the cause of your complaint include:
Stomach acid disease
Infection of the lungs
Complaints that you feel can be caused by disorders of the stomach, pain in the muscles around the chest, disorders of the heart or lung disorders. We recommend that if you really feel severe left chest pain, accompanied by nausea, vomiting or cold sweat you should be advised to go to the nearest health facility and consult a cardiologist.
Your doctor needs a direct physical examination or supporting examinations such as blood tests, ECG examinations or other examinations that are appropriate to your complaint so that the doctor can provide the best therapy or treatment for you.
Some things you can do:
Reducing foods that are too spicy, sour, oily, or contain caffeine (such as coffee / tea)
Stop smoking and consuming alcohol
Avoid excessive stress
Maintain ideal body weight
You can try drugs to reduce pain such as paracetamol
You can also read the following interesting articles: Recognize the Characteristics of Heart Disease
Hopefully this information can be useful for you, thank you