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No nothing & it doesn't help even now my chest is tight

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No nothing & it doesn't help even now my chest is tight before I go to bed tonight it's horrible I haven't been given nothing to prevent or relive these symptoms at all
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 4 months ago.

This is very concerning

you need medicine for asthma

probably an inhaler and steroids

Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 months ago.

This is Dr. David

how old are you?

do you have anxiety symptoms? severe anxiety can cause chest pains and chest tightness.

acid reflux can cause chest tightness.

if you are older, you could be having heart related chest tightness.

you may have to see a doctor at the A&E to get heart testing to check for heart related symptoms

what have you tried so far to help your symptoms?