hello everyone... i am hoping to find someone that has expierenced my problem.. i had gastric bypass 3yrs ago going on 4yrs on march of 2010.. i lost 130lbs but now i have to get b-12 shots every month(which i don't mind) but i recently am expieriencing chest pains and shortness of breath had ekg done results: abnormal t-waves had stress test done today so im waitng for results within 1 week i was told... i know anemia brings on chest pains but how much dangerous is this?? if anyone could help would appreciate it.. just looking for some information.. don't know if its the anemia or the bypass...
I'm sorry I can't answer your question. I also take b12 shots - I take mine every 2 weeks, but I do not experience chest pains. I do have some shortness of breath, but I also have Hashimoto's thyroiditis/hypothyroidism and shortness of breath is often an issue with that. I, too, have just gone through an echocardiogram and CT w/angiogram. These tests turned up some issues, but I'm told those issues would not cause the symptoms I have.
I have never had gastric bypass, so do not know what side effects there might be from that. I would suggest that you talk to your doctor for the information as I believe that any and all chest pains/shortness of breath have the potential to be dangerous. Your doctor would be the only one who would know your particular situation.
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