How to handle sudden chest pain?

Chest pain is a cause of concern and should not be neglected at any time. Let us check out some effective solutions on how to handle chest pain.

Sudden chest pain may occur at any point in time. Simple stress could also trigger sudden chest pain. It is important to check for certain signs and symptoms when you have sudden chest pains. Moreover, such situations need to be handled with care. Today, we are going to tell you about how to handle sudden chest pain. 

Never neglect a chest pain 

Many of us assume that sudden chest pain may be just a minor gastric issue or muscular problem. Ignoring persistent chest pain can bring on many complications. The heart is one of the important organs of our body and can get easily damaged by faulty lifestyle changes. Let's not forget the common cases of heart attacks among celebs and youngsters which are on the high rise these days. A heart attack is a life-threatening condition. People are taking over social media to share their concerns about the increasing rate of heart attacks. 

So, let us check out some important solutions on how to handle chest pain. 

How to handle sudden chest pains?

Here are some effective solutions for sudden onset of chest pains. 

Look out for symptoms of heart attack 

Heart attack symptoms are especially overlooked and neglected by youngsters. This is because of the intensity and endurance capacity of youngsters toward health and pain. 

The common signs and symptoms of heart attack or chest pain are as follows- 

  • Pain in neck, jaw, shoulder, upper back, upper abdomen
  • Shortness of breath 
  • Radiating pain in the arm 
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting 
  • Sweating 
  • Dizziness 
  • Unusual fatigue and tiredness 
  • Indigestion 

Keep aspirin always with you 

With heart attacks on the high rise, always Aspirin 300 mg in your pockets/wallets always & pop it asap if u develop sudden chest pain/radiating to your neck-left arm. Don't neglect chest pain as gastritis. So, it is essential to evaluate your chest pain. 

Sublingual administration of sorbitrate

Sublingual administration of sorbitrate works by placing the tablet under the tongue so that it dissolves and absorbs into the blood through the tissue. 

The final takeaway 

  • Note the symptoms of the heart attack
  • Keep aspirin 300 mg with you
  • You can also have sorbitrate 5 mg and take it sublingual 
  • Rush to emergency and ask someone to take you to the hospital 
  • Consult your physician for a preventive line of treatment 
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Dr. Rati Parwani

Dr Rati Parwani is a Practising Professional BHMS Doctor having experience of 8 years in the medical field. Her approach towards each and every patient is the utmost professional with high standards of practice. She has nurtured her writing skills and proves it as an asset to her professionalism. She has experience in content writing and likes her writing ethical and scientific-based.

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