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I get breathless upon lying flat on my back, why?

I get breathless upon lying flat on my back, why?

Because I am still awake when this happens, I can not attribute the breathlessness to sleep apnea (OSA), but wondering if it is due to GERD/LPR. I feel like I am being chocked and it is frightening. Can this be heart related? It goes away if I sit up, but my heart is already pounding.

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A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I am now aware that Brilinta (Thinner) has as one of its side effects, "shortness of breath. " I take Brilinta and HAVE experienced horizontal/wakeful… read more

posted 13 days ago
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