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Heaviness and pain on top of shoulders towards the chest, relief on lying down. On medicines for postpartum cardiomyopathy. Is it cause of concern?

I was having left sided arm heaviness and achiness across the top of my shoulders. Very slight heaviness on the left side of my chest .. I was diagnosed with post partum cardiomyopathy 3 yrs ago and have been on meds ever since.. Is this something i should be concerned about i laid down for an hour or so and now i feel somewhat better but i just want to check.
Asked On : Thu, 14 Jun 2012
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Thanks for your question

I suggest you should get and ECG and repeat echocardiogram to rule out ischemic heart disease.

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Answered: Wed, 31 Jul 2013
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