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Pain on right side of chest after pacemaker

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Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

I have had a pacemaker for about 22 years and I have had a new battery put in in August. I have nver had any pain associated with the device until now. The pain is right over where the device ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

After having a pacemaker for 17 months and no problems,i suddlenly had four sharp pains in about 10 seconds below my pacemaker and nothing else. I was standing in my kitchen,no bending or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

nullHi there, my father has had a pacemaker for a year, sometimes he feels one fast heartbeat along with pain behind his head in second ,and sometimes he feels one strong electric shock in the meddle of his ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

swollen and painful. We are wondering if it could be side effects from that medication specified earlier? Also, what pain medications are safe to take considering he has a pacemaker. Your help... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

I had a pacemaker installed (left side) two weeks ago with no pain, problems, complications ... in my right knee and I am beginning to think in my right arm. Can this be related to the... View answer

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

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Dr. Harshit Bhachech MD

out in tiny flesh colored (some are red) itchy bumps on my back and left shoulder - pacemaker side. The bumps have now spread to cover my entire chest area, right side and stomach. I am... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Harshit Bhachech ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Benard Shehu MD

My husband had a pacemaker put in February 2013. After a couple months, he began noticing that his left arm was tight and about 1 larger around than his right arm. It would be difficult to close his ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Benard Shehu ( Cardiologist)
Dr.  Sagar Makode MD

I m a 74 year old woman. With a pacemaker,high blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes, and under active thyroid. About 2months ago I started feeling chest pains on the left side of my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sagar Makode ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

and right side under the arm area have severe pain. ... with severe stomach pains, low back pain in the kidney area, not able to urinate more than 1-2 times daily ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vihang Shah MD

that is what it is called) He was admitted to the hospital yesterday after fainting and chest pains. Pacemaker ...My dad has a pacemaker/defibulator, CHF, and has had numerous heart... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vihang Shah ( Cardiologist)

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to Health Care Magic No… Rarely / Only after ablation of the communication between the atria and ventricles (upper & lower chambers) There are better options / ask your treating doctor Wishing well

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

if you take precautions, it can be decent life

Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

Yes,there is no harm in taking that endone (oxycodone) with pacemaker