Chest Tightness When Just Lying Down Or Just Getting Up From Lying Down?
Hello, I’m Vincent 18 years old, every time I lie down, my chest feels tight, but only briefly (only when I just lie down) and then it doesn’t feel anymore, this also happens when I just wake up from lying / lying down, can you please explain? Thanks.
Thank you for the question.
A chest sensation that feels tight, especially when lying down and lying down, can indicate a disturbance in the respiratory system, for example due to pneumothorax, pleural effusion, bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, pulmonary tuberculosis, pleurisy, bronchitis, and ARI (infection of the infection) other acute respiratory tract). It could also, this difficulty arises regarding disorders of other organ systems, such as allergies, gastroesophageal reflux disease, congestive heart failure, gastritis, scoliosis, excessive anxiety disorders, somatoform disorders, valve disorders or heart rhythms, drug side effects, and so on.
Need to be clarified, in addition to tightness, are there any other complaints that you experience, such as coughing, chest pain, vomiting, fever, wheezing, and so on? How long have complaints like this arisen? Are your activities very disturbed by this?
In order to improve your condition, we recommend that you first apply a warm compress to your tight chest while getting more rest and wearing loose clothing. During sleep, you can position your head and chest higher or tilted to one side to reduce the tightness. Do not forget, multiply do sports to optimize respiratory function, such as by swimming, cycling, yoga, or other sports. Do not also accustomed to delaying eating time, do not smoke, make yourself more relaxed, and do not take any medicine without doctor's advice.
If the steps above have not been able to relieve the tightness that you feel, do not hesitate to check yourself directly to the doctor or doctor of internal medicine.
I hope this helps.