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Crushing chest pain

Nov 15, 2014 9:58 PM

It started two months ago. At times it felt like an elephant on my chest. I went to the doctor and my ekg was fine. He thought it was maybe muscle pain and prescribed naproxen. A week-ish later, I went to the ER when the pain got worse. The doc said it was probably stomach ulcers and gave me meds for that. The pain went away for about 5-6 weeks, but it came back about ten days ago and is worse than ever. I've been taking the meds AND tums and every otc heartburn/indigestion I can find. But the pain keeps coming back. It takes a while to go to sleep because of this boa constrictor feeling and last night, the pain actually woke me up. I have a meeting tomorrow and I'm loading my purse with pills in dread of more pain. I have an appointment on Tuesday, but that feels so far away!! What can I do?

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