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Stuffy nose and chest pain

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i been having anxiety attacks and i resent went to the doctor last night and the heart is normal this morning i woke up with trouble breathing with my stuffy nose and in the afternoon i been having chest pains and tiredness and i check my blood pressure it was 132/60 and the puluse is 59 is this normal or do i need to see a doctor for anexty attack


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replied November 30th, 2009
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Hi, and thanks for your medical question on eHealth forum

With a BP of 132/60 and the pulse 59, it could not be anxiety.

If you are having chest pains, your doctor has ruled out heart problem, then it could be due to labored breathing. If you have stuffy nose, try OTC anti allergics and decongestants. These along with steam can help relieve congestion a lot.

It is difficult to comment beyond that on net. If symptoms persist despite this treatment go back to your doctor. Hope this helps. Take care!




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