Anxiety Community
chest pain
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to generalized anxiety, anxiety and eating, anxiety and sleeping, mood swings, panic attacks and panic disorders.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

chest pain

Hi my names rob and i suffer from anxiety i have for the last 2 years,I have really painful chest pain and also pain in both arms and stomach.It scares me so much and is also ruining my life,Have been to the hospital and had ecgs and seen a heart specialist.They tell me im fine its not my heart and that its anxiety,All i have had for this is a drug called propranolol....beta blocker.I cant help but think i have somethink wrong with my heart the pain is just to much,can anyone help or do you have what i do???please let me know.
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
It's not uncommon to have chest pain and stomach problems when you have anxiety. Your muscles tighten up. The stomach problems can be from extra acid. You're young and you've had tests done on your heart so it sounds like you're heart is fine. Ask your Dr about taking something for your stomach. Try to do some stretching exercises to help loosen the chest muscles.
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
I have  had two times when I've had chest pain from stress.  One episode lasted 4.5 months, after a car accident.  The second lasted 3 weeks and started after my attorney took me to court because I wouldn't sign the settlement check.  I didn't agree to the settlement and he did it anyway because he had too many cases piled up. Judge ruled in my favor.  Both times it went away on its own after I relaxed enough. I rely on a beta blocker now when needed.  The beta blocker stopped the heart racing also.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
168348_tn?1379360675
Blank
ChitChatNine commented on ChitChatNine's status
32 mins ago
168348_tn?1379360675
Blank
ChitChatNine just broke up a cat fight i... Comment
58 mins ago
7581744_tn?1393538929
Blank
DuskLunae added the Sleep Tracker
3 hrs ago
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Anxiety Tracker
Track Anxiety Symptoms
Start Tracking Now
Top Anxiety Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
358304_tn?1395085884
Blank
cnote
na, MO
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Paxiled
Arlington, VA
480448_tn?1397235344
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
cj29
GA
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
birdie0907
Calgary, AB
Anxiety Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
How to Silence Your Inner Critic an...
Apr 16 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eaters: How to Silence Yo...
Mar 26 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
1344197_tn?1392822771
Blank
Vaginal vs. Laparoscopic Hysterecto...
Feb 19 by J. Kyle Mathews, MD, DVMBlank
Top Anxiety Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar
st. louis, MO
358304_tn?1395085884
Blank
cnote
na, MO
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Paxiled
Arlington, VA
480448_tn?1397235344
Blank
nursegirl6572
PA
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
cj29
GA
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
birdie0907
Calgary, AB