It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Angina Message Board

  • angina pain with anemia?

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 03-28-2007, 04:36 PM   #1
    Senior Member
    Join Date: Feb 2006
    Location: PA
    Posts: 282
    elphers HB User
    angina pain with anemia?

    I was just wondering-- even though I was anemic for 13 years and am supposedly not anymore, I always have angina chest pains. Are these pains associated with low iron? Does anyone else get angina pains? I've read that some members get heart palps with anemia. I did have a thallium stress test about a year ago which was normal, but never did get rid of the angina. Any relation?

    Sponsors Lightbulb
    Old 04-04-2007, 04:23 PM   #2
    Senior Veteran
    Join Date: Aug 2006
    Location: Carmel IN
    Posts: 581
    japlopper HB Userjaplopper HB Userjaplopper HB Userjaplopper HB User
    Re: angina pain with anemia?

    When my anemia gets bad, I do get chest pains.

    I don't know if it's related, but when my hemoglobin goes up, the chest pain goes away, so it's got to have something to do with it.


    Old 04-05-2007, 01:59 AM   #3
    Senior Veteran
    Join Date: Oct 2005
    Posts: 624
    Pika HB User
    Re: angina pain with anemia?

    I have both! I think mine anemia was caused by taking the anti-arrhythmias med. I went thro - stress test, echo and angiogram. It sound pretty normal but I have a pacemaker before the anemia. I really don't know my chest pain is caused by anemia or my poor heart? Or may be gastric pain?

    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    New Member: Angina confusion Herman99 Angina 2 01-10-2008 09:29 AM
    Angina threshold - why does it change? Beefsteak Angina 27 07-15-2006 08:42 AM
    Angina and anemia BiBi57 Angina 2 05-18-2006 05:09 AM
    Variant/Prinzmetal Angina and Coronary Artery Spasms? SeaBreezes Angina 21 04-21-2005 12:21 PM
    If you have unstable angina... SeaBreezes Angina 22 04-21-2005 10:18 AM
    Angina Pain Or Stress? COPEING Angina 4 10-31-2004 12:33 PM
    Angina Kitty51 Angina 6 01-24-2004 01:30 PM
    heat related?angina? Summer_Lovin Angina 7 01-22-2004 04:30 AM
    angina?heart related? Summer_Lovin Angina 2 01-20-2004 07:09 PM

    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off

    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 02:16 PM.

    2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!