GERD (Acid Reflux) Community
Stomach Spasms/Heart
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) / Acid Reflux with topics including: Causes, Constipation, Diagnosis, Diarrhea, Drugs and OTC medications, Living with GERD, Loss of Appetite, Preventing Flare-ups, Risk Factors, Symptoms, Support, Surgery, Tests, Treatments.

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

Stomach Spasms/Heart

For the past 4 yrs i've been experiencing what I call "stomach spasms" they now seem to be more frequent as they were a couple of yrs ago when my father was dying of cancer. What happends is these spasms will suddenly come i will feel a "sensation" in my stomach that goes down to my grion area my heart will go very very fast and i feel like i'm going to black out. My heart feels like its pounding in my head it will last about a minute then i'll be very tired after these episodes. I have acid reflux and take nexium for it but its so expensive i was only taking it every few days i now take it everyday. These "spasms" seem to come when i'm holding my stomach muscles tight but i'm not realizing it also is it ok to eat crackers in the middle of the night? I know this sounds stupid but the acid reflux makes my stomach ache if its very empty in the night as i don't eat past 6pm and seems i'm hungry in the night. I've been sent for heart tests and have worn a heart monitor but they never catch what i'm expereincing at all, its very frustrating and i feel like i'm going to die when these episodes happen as i also run out of breath.
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Gastro Tracker
Gastro
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Paxiled commented on Individuals with soci...
16 hrs ago
1236893_tn?1408490528
Blank
Individuals with social phobia have...
Jul 02 by gymdandee
Avatar_n_tn
Blank
reno136 commented on Benign Cramp Fascicul...
Jul 02
Top Digestive Answerers
620923_tn?1433541877
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
329165_tn?1412685860
Blank
Smiley2000
Australia
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
me_just34
GERD (Acid Reflux) Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Digestive Answerers
620923_tn?1433541877
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
329165_tn?1412685860
Blank
Smiley2000
Australia
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
me_just34