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Last night I woke up to a burning sensation in my heart. Is

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Last night I woke up to a burning sensation in my heart. Is this heartburn or do you think it could be worse?
JA: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?
Customer: Both grandfather's died of heart attacks. My health has been good lately.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I take a lot of medicine for bipolar disorder
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Muneeb Ali replied 1 month ago.

Hi,

Welcome to JA and thanks for this question. Im sorry to hear about your symptoms. Can i ask did you have any sweating, shortness of breath, belching or taste changes in the mouth with the burning sensation? Also what is your gender and age?