Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
120 Doctors are Online

Strained heart, gas, burping while trying to sleep. Should I be worried?

I m a 32 year old male and I m having some strange feelings while trying to get to sleep. For several nights I feel like my heart is strained. But I have also noticed a lot of gas as I toss and turn causing me to burp. Should I be worried or is it just anxiety that is caused by gas being pushed up by my heart and putting pressure?
Asked On : Sat, 17 Nov 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  137
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Welcome to HCM
Your description is more like hyperacidity and reflux disorder, but it is better to exclude cardiac cause so get a ECG first and if every thing is fine,some antacid and Ranitidine or Omeparazole like drugs may be taken with consultation of your Physician.
Later on you may go for a Tread mill Test.
Please avoid taking oily and heavy meal in dinner have a walk after taking meal.
Take sufficient amount of water and by chance if you smoke and drink alcohol please avoid as they make condition worse.
If you are not comfortable with drugs plan a upper GI endoscopy to see condition of stomach and upper G.I.
A test for H.Pylori and if positive triple therapy may help you.
In the mean time also take prebiotics and probiotics to improve gut health.
Good Luck to you
Answered: Sat, 17 Nov 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor