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Forum Name: Chest symptoms

Question: What is causing achiness in chest?


 AmyinMass - Sat Oct 01, 2005 9:16 am

I'm a 47 year old femail. Very healthy. No smoking/drinking. Over the last week I've had increasing achiness in my chest. Primarily right side and into the back. But also in front of chest. Achiness has been strongest at night, especially when I lay down. No others symptoms - no pain, shortness of breath, dizziness, etc. Feels like a muscle pull. Achiness has increased although I've done no activity.

I did start water aerobics a few weeks ago; however, the achiness has increased this week even tho I haven't been since Sunday. I also added new vitamins within the last week: B-12, Chromium, Glucosamine.

Any ideas what this could be?
 dsjeya - Sat Oct 01, 2005 11:43 am

try paracetamal,diclofenac ointment if no imprvement consultation

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