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Chest tightness on walking, tooth ache, sick with stomach virus. Reason for above symptoms?

lately when im just walking a few feet i get tired and my chest feels funny. I take several deep breaths just to make sure im breathing ok but something feels off. a few days ago my tooth started to hurt and then a couple days later i was sick with some sort of stomach virus I asked the doctors could my toothache cause all this and they stated no due to me feeling a slight tightness in my chest. at the hospital they told me my heart was fine but i dont beleive they ran the right tests to make sure... Im 42 years old and female
Asked On : Sun, 10 Feb 2013
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Dentist 's  Response
Thanks for posting your query.
Toothache can cause stomach virus as it is caused due to bacterial micro-organisms accumulated within the decayed tooth.
I would advice you to get clinical evaluation done by your dentist .
Decayed tooth has to be restored or root canal treated.
Take complete course of antibiotics-analgesics.
Maintain oral hygiene well.
Gargle using warm saline and chlorhexidine mouthrinse frequently.
Complete mouth cleaning has to be done.
Get routine dental check-up in every 6 months .
Take care.
Answered: Mon, 13 May 2013
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