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I have a dull pain just above my left breast. It is relieved

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I have a dull pain just above my left breast. It is relieved when I use a vicks nose inhaler. I am male. What is the probable cause?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Nomi replied 7 years ago.
Hi,
How long you are having this pain?Is there any flu or cough with it?
Did you travel to any other country nowadays?
Regards,
Dr.Naeem
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
On and off for about six months. There is no flu or cough with it. I have not been out of the country in six years.
Expert:  Dr. Nomi replied 7 years ago.
Do you have any other problem like diabetes or hypertension?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
I have high blood pressure and and borderline diabetes
Expert:  Dr. Nomi replied 7 years ago.
Do you ever felt heart throbbing or breathlessness?
Any acdic water refluxing from stomach to your mouth after eating?
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
My answer to both questions is no.
Expert:  Dr. Nomi replied 7 years ago.
Ok! Uptill now I came to know this dull chest pain is neither realted to any heart problem nor its related to your lungs.This somtimes happen in gastrits or gastro esophageal reflux disorders.You will try taking Tab Zantac twice a day for 2 weeks .Stop caffeinated drinks and alcohol.
Regards,
Dr.Naeem
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