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I get pain in my upper left chest , seems to occur hours

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I get pain in my upper left chest , seems to occur hours after I eat but can last up to twelve hours if not more, I've had two stress test done and EKG and they said the heart was fine , but what's causing this pain, is it the food, it's not a burning pain, not sharp, more of pressure pain, and it's bothersome
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing Internal Medicine Physician. Excellent service is my goal.
any other medical problems?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thyroid, taking 10 mg cholosterol pill
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Am I going to be getting a response, I don't want to pay more money
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
It sounds muscular or stomach related
have you tried prilosec?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I haven't , can I buy it over the counter , if not is there something I can buy over the counter?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No I haven't , can I buy it over the counter , if not is there something I can buy over the counter? But I've tanked Zantac and didn't work, but I need to find out what it is , will go for ultrasound in the upcoming weeks
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Yes, you can get it OTC.
It is called omeprazole