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Jabbing pain behind sternum

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Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

I have a lot of heartburn and pain behind my sternum . I use Gaviscon , Tums and other products all through the day and take Zantac morning and at bedtime. What else could I do to treat this condition?... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

I have a constant pain behind the sternum , and I have a hard time breathing. Doctors can't find problem. ... View answer

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Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

also is in my back directly behind the below sternum pain. What could this be? ...I have pain below my sternum . It began last night about 10 pm. It got worse. I could not sleep ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)
Dr.    Muhammad Hanif MD

I have pain, swelling in the right sternum/breast area. It also was bruising, but that is going ... sternum area and when I got up it was bruised over that area. It is also very itchy. The pain... View answer

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Dr. Abhijit Sonawane MD

I have been painful spasms between my breasts in the middle of my rib cage all day today. At first I thought I was having a heart attack but then I got a sour stomach. ... View answer

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Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

When I bend forward I get Charlie horse behind my sternum. I started having sternum popping about 6 months ago and its been getting painful. Feels like a rib on my left side is out of place. No... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Zahid Sajjad MD

I have pain starting behind lower sternum or xiphoid process area that seems a bit like gripping pain. Not severe. Feel it when I swallow. I am able to swallow. Been going on for 2 days. Only... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Zahid Sajjad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

A family member has chest pain, behind the sternum and back pain that comes and goes. The chest pain is relieved once baking soda containing water is taken. She has been on 20 mg... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Khushboo Priya MD

My 23 yr old healthy white male son. 5 9 150 lbs. admitted to ER with severe stabbing chest pain directly behind sternum, that lasted for a little over an hour and went away. he was admitted at about 7... View answer

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Dr.     Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

my friend is experiencing pain on the sternum, she is a female and is 17 she consulted a doctor ..., the doctor mentioned about some extension or bulging behind the sternum, he has asked her to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Ravi Soni MD

Depends upon the cause.if injury then take pain killers and visit a orthopaedic dictor. For Simple muscular pain you shud take pain killers with muscle relexants.

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

If lower abdominal pain, anti-spasmodics like meftalspas or spasmoproxyvon. If near sternum, omeprazole

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

First of all use a neck collar to stop movement of the neck and better be a full bed rest. Any such pains will get a relief only on rest.Start taking the anti-inflammatory medicines with painkiller properties like...