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What causes chest tightness and wheezing

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I have asthma. However lately I'll be fine for most of the day but I will get chest tightness and wheezing that is relieved by an inhaler or nebulizer . this occurs even at rest day or night. I think ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hello, I had a home doctor come out to see me. I was experiencing breathlessness, wheezing , a tight feeling in the chest, and a dry cough with no sore throat . I was also experiencing wheezing ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

162/110. Wheezing lower lobes. I have gone through two rounds or Prednisone , One round of Antibiotics ... View answer

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Dr.  Arnab Maji MD

with what I would consider a common cold in March and a wheezing cough. The cough went away with the cold ... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi, I started having chest tightness and morning-time wheezing since October, 2014 suddenly after I ... Foracart during that time. Doctor told me to continue for one more month. What I am... View answer

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hello, I have chest tightness, when I breathe heavily it sounds wheezy and I cough. When I lie down and cough it makes a popping/cracking sound after for a while. Nose is not blocked so I wouldn t call ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

a Smoker - it was so stupid to even start. Since quitting, I ve had what I can only describe as staggered wheezing, exercise related chest tightnesss that will last for days.....and general miserable time... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

My 3 yr old was in the hospital a couple of weeks ago for chest tightness and wheezing and fever ... and wheezing. Pediatrician prescribed a steroid flooding and albuterol in case this happened.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Sonia Raina MD

My chest gets super tight and I wheeze and it feel like someone is squeezing my chest and I get shortness of breath and it s at very random times. It s never persistent it ll happen maybe once every 4 ... View answer

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Hi, I ve been experiencing chest tightness for over a month. It is not constant, but periodic. I ve ... intermittent chest tightness or could it be more serious, like asthma, lung disease or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.    Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Hello. Thanks for the query. Please approach a cardiologist, it is not common for a 18 year old to suffer from chest tightness while straining. Regards

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Yes, anxiety can cause chest tightness and breathlessness sometimes.

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Better to avoid such things. As in long run this can harm you and can cause permanent lung damage and COPD ( chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ). So better to quit as soon as possible. Start inhaled...