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I'm 36, male & have the following issue: Feeling

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Hi
I'm 36, male & have the following issue:
Feeling of nausea for last 8 hours
Dull ache or pulling sensation in lower left chest
Feeling very uneasy generally but not about anything specific, I can't settle
Clammy feet
All of the above out of character.
I don't want to over react as I'm fine otherwise but really can't settle
Can you offer any advice?
Thanks
Steve
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. Davidif you have excessive anxiety and nervousness, this can cause nausea and feeling uneasy.you might benefit from medications to help decrease stomach acid like maalox, mylanta, pepto bismal, zantac which can helpginger or flat ginger ale or ginger candy can help decrease nausea.saltine crackers and sucking on hard candy can sometimes help settle the stomachdid you eat any foods which could have cause worse stomach acid?spicy foods, oily foods, large meal, alcohol, sodas, fried foods, tomato sauces ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'm not anxious or nervous about anything at all really. I'm normally healthy and very settled. I got this feeling of generally unwell around 6pm and then this chest pain has been ongoing since as has the uneasy feeling
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
you didn't answer my question about if you ate any foods which could have caused upset stomachif you ate out recently, that can cause upset stomachdo you have any of those antacid medications I mentioned to help calm down stomach acid?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have only eaten my normal diet recently, this morning I ate a toast breakfast, that's all.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
I see.I would try some pepto bismalor flat ginger ale which can help settle your stomachhave you tried those before? also not eating during all of the day or skipping meals can cause excessive stomach acid and upset stomach as well.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok. What I concerned about is the chest pain, not really the neausea?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
left lower chest pain can be from excessive stomach acid or acid reflux causing heart burn.did you miss meals today? sometimes viral infections can cause upset stomach and chest pains sometimes.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok thanks
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
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