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tight chest, loss of energy, always tired, irratiable, sometimes

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tight chest, loss of energy, always tired, irratiable, sometimes heart beat feels to be jumping, other times heart beats really hard, mucus in urine, constipation I can take a deep breath no coughing , chest just feels really tight. blood pressure of 105/70
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Salar replied 7 years ago.
what other medical problems do you have .. med list.. any phlegm, does it hurt more when you walk or exert. any stress or anxiety.. recent blood work?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

I have Graves disease and have been on synthroid for 18 years. I am not coughing, my throat is not sore. just sitting here my chest feels heavy without any exertion. I have problems staying asleep for a couple weeks, Tried sleeping pills but they left me to groogy in the morning. Feel kind of depressed, but mostly just very tired.

Expert:  Salar replied 7 years ago.
how old are you? any limbs swelling, chest pain.. why do you feel depressed.. any lack in daily activities?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I am 42, a couple nights ago I had quite a bit of chest pain, nausa, which I still feel and my left arm was tingling but I check my blood pressure and it was just about the same. It was gone in about 6 hours, but once again I wasn't able to get a good nights sleep. I am very active usually. Doing all the soccer mom stuff, school volunteering, job etc. I think the feeling of tiredness and not having the energy to or will power to get moving makes me feel bad. But I am just tired and want to either sit or stay in bed. I just feel all worn out.
Expert:  Salar replied 7 years ago.
well first you need to have your thyroid levels, b12 and folic acid level checked. secondly an EKG/stress test to rule out heart related issues. if everything comes back negative then anxiety and depression would be the cause. please see your doctor at earliest.
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