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

Angina Message Board

chest pain ..gerd...reflux heart pain

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-16-2011, 09:27 PM   #1
Join Date: May 2011
Location: hampstead,md us
Posts: 1
hoody26 HB User
chest pain ..gerd...reflux heart pain

3 years now....i ve had pain...under left breast.... chest pain....lots of burping and gas....and i get missed heart beats....been to er 3 times.... had every test done by mankind for any heart issue..... all came back fine... but i constantly worry they missed something..... i have a constant worry over having a heart totally affects my life....thats all i think about everyday....i take my pulse over 50 times a day..... i was told in er that i have gerd..... i just wanna go back to my life i had 3 years ago...never worried about this.... and another funny thing is when i start feeling funny...pain...burping...etc....i always gotta go #2..... strange......but any input would be well 42....non smoker...seldom drink...

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 05-31-2011, 10:50 PM   #2
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2011
Location: South Africa
Posts: 10
Jeronomo HB User
Re: chest pain ..gerd...reflux heart pain

Gerd is very painful and for me mimics what I feel to be a heart attack. Are you on any medication? If not I would seriously suggest you see your doc.

Old 06-01-2011, 07:52 AM   #3
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Posts: 316
bubblegirl HB Userbubblegirl HB Userbubblegirl HB Userbubblegirl HB Userbubblegirl HB Userbubblegirl HB Userbubblegirl HB User
Re: chest pain ..gerd...reflux heart pain

You need a good gastroenterologist to sort out your reflux problems. It can take a while to find the right medication. It's all a bit of a vicious circle really- you are stressing about the pain/discomfort of what sounds like uncontrolled GERD symptoms, & the stress itself is almost certainly making your symptoms worse.

I have found there are two things that have helped me a lot with GERD symptoms at night. I don't eat or drink anything during the evening. I have dinner & that's it! The other thing is I find it very helpful to lie on my left side in bed- eases things a lot!

If your symptoms continue then perhaps you should have your heart thoroughly checked out- for your peace of mind. Best of luck & do let us know how you go!

Old 06-03-2011, 10:20 PM   #4
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: California
Posts: 58
mamaskoby HB User
Re: chest pain ..gerd...reflux heart pain

I would ask your dr. about medicine for GERD!!! It is wonderful and makes such a difference in such a short time. Also now alot of them are available otc, so you don't need a dr to give it a test drive!!! Feel better soon!

Closed Thread

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 02:59 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!