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Cause Of Dizziness After A Heart Attack

Cause Of Dizziness After A Heart Attack

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I'm sorry , Hope you didn't hurt yourself went you hit the floor , I myself have had bit the floor a few times . went I took my blood pressure meds . don't replies my blood pressure was already low… read more

posted almost 3 years ago

Does Anyone Have A An Angina Attack

Does Anyone Have A An Angina Attack

Before I was hospitalized I was told I was having it

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I have angina. It happens at night. I have absolutely no problems during the day. I wake up 1-3 times and have discomfort. Take a nitro and it goes away.

posted 5 months ago

How Many Of You Are The Go To Person In Your Extended Family? How Are You Doing With Saying No ?

How Many Of You Are The Go To Person In Your Extended Family? How Are You Doing With Saying No ?

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

Care giver to hubby who just came out of Alcohol induced coma. He spent 2 months in hospital. NOW it is all the follow up appointments. He has bad cataracts also and can not see. SO, I have to… read more

posted 12 months ago

Do Any Of You Still Have Shortness Of Breath Despite Meds?

Do Any Of You Still Have Shortness Of Breath Despite Meds?

I have been on diuretics, heart betas, blood pressure meds, but I still have shortness of breath when I walk more than 50 feet.

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I have heart failure, asthma and mitral valve prolapse and am usually out of breath. I smoke. I drink 120 ounces a day. Going to try to quit both.

posted 5 months ago

Need Info On Specific Heart Related Symptoms, Especially Chest Pains.

Need Info On Specific Heart Related Symptoms, Especially Chest Pains.

Well, I'm trying to get some information from experienced people about what exactly they experienced if they had heart related chest pains. I have anxiety problems as well, and with the new addition of this suspected Congestive Heart Failure, my anxiety has skyrocketed. I experience short breath, have Adema, get sweats and sharp stabbing chest pains. Last night I suddenly got very dizzy and pale, felt near passing out and my left hand went absolutely cold. I have a doctors appointment tomorrow… read more

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I hope you gain strength to quit from God. Bless you.

posted 2 days ago

Prinzmetal (not Sure Of Spelling) Angina

Prinzmetal (not Sure Of Spelling) Angina

I have Variant angina or heart spasm where the heart muscle spasms and clamps down the width of the heart vessels just like what would happen if the vessels were blocked with plac. This chest pain never shows up on a EKG but it is real and very annoying because it lasts for hours sometimes and goes up my neck and to the roof of my mouth or into my jaw and teeth. I am now on a long acting nitro glycerin pill that really helps but sometimes the pain is there but not as bad. I usually have it… read more

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

Yeah my veins are so clogged that after the stent collapsed Dr tried putting another one in but to no avail groan, wrist and arm were so clogged. So not sure how he thinks he's going to put a new one… read more

posted about 3 years ago