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Old 11-17-2012, 07:21 AM   #1
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I have been diagnosed with anxiety and have tightness in the front of my neck and a heavy feeling in the upper part of my chest which is there all the time. Anyone out there with a similar experience? ermes.

 
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Old 11-17-2012, 08:41 AM   #2
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Re: anxiety

I had those feelings before my hypothyroidism was optimally treated. Make sure your your thyroid function has been tested, and realize that doctors are often wrong about the interpretation of them.
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Old 11-17-2012, 09:27 AM   #3
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Re: anxiety

I have had, due to anxiety, trouble swallowing large pills, and a feeling of tightness in my throat. Usually, if I wait a while, my anxiety somewhat goes away, and I am able to swallow the pill. Anxiety can cause all sorts of problems, but if you think it is more than anxiety, you may want to get another opinion.

 
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Old 11-26-2012, 07:16 AM   #4
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Re: anxiety

The blood level of thyroxine is OK. Do you think it is still necesssary to have a thyroid function test?. Ermes

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