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My chest always hurts after Emotional pain

Gosh i really dont understand this. When im in an emotional distress i get real pains in my chest and it really hurts. i went to the doctor and they just gave me something called ibuprofen ..but just calms me down and gets me extremly irritated mood with others. Then if im anxious i start tapping my feet and i speak to fast and then my heart starts beating extremly quickly and extremly fast  and then later on..it kills me because my heart hurts. I dnt kno what to do anymore with these chest pains. The pain either moves to my heart or moves to my stomach and it really hurts..:'(..can someone help me..come on PLEASER with this issue..this has affected me alot..pls help :(
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780665 tn?1239026549
ye this is more common, among women but i have it too, its generally a symptom of anxiety/stress where you nervous system reacts to any small stimulus causing you to become increasingy aware of your heartbeat...... if yu think about the old phrase ' she had a broken heart' after a broken relationship it kinda makes sense....
358304 tn?1409709492
Chest pain is a common symptom of anxiety... that is all it probably is.

Now I don't know how the ibuprofen calms you down yet gets you in an irritated mood. Ibuprofen is just like tylenol.... you take it for headaches... and muscle/joint pain...

So I'm assuming they gave it to you to relieve the chest pain.

It could also be gas? acid reflux? the way you say it moves from you stomach to your chest?

I'm sure the doctors arent too worried about you if all they did was send you home with some ibuprofen.

Take care and try not to worry... that is probably the cause of your chest pain... "worrying."

Good luck, God Bless.
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